Oaths and Declarations (Endorsing the Principles of the Treaty of Waitangi) Amendment Bill

About this bill

The purpose of this bill is to ensure that a person taking any oath set out in statute may, in addition to the words of the oath, elect to state that they will perform their duties in accordance with the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi.

Current status

Defeated at first reading on 10 August 2016

Member of Parliament responsible

Marama Fox

Bill type

Member's bill



All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 51
Ref 91-1
Introduced 12 November 2015
Defeated 10 August 2016
Defeated at reading 1
Divided No

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