Hurunui/Kaikōura Earthquakes Recovery Bill

About this bill

This bill enables the next phase of recovery of the main affected areas (Kaikōura, Hurunui, Marlborough, and Wellington) following the earthquake sequence that started on 14 November 2016. The general purpose of the bill is to assist earthquake-affected areas and their councils and communities.

Current status

Royal Assent given 12 December 2016.
Enacted as the Hurunui/Kaikōura Earthquakes Recovery Act 2016 (16/102)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill


All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 51
Ref 214-1
Introduced 1 December 2016
First reading 1 December 2016
Select Committee Local Government and Environment Committee
Second reading 8 December 2016
Committee of the whole House 8 December 2016
Third reading 8 December 2016
Royal Assent 12 December 2016
Enacted as Hurunui/Kaikōura Earthquakes Recovery Act 2016 (16/102)
Divided No

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