< Drug and Substance Checking Legislation Bill

Drug and Substance Checking Legislation Bill

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About this bill

This omnibus bill amends the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975 and the Psychoactive Substances Act 2013 to try to minimise drug and substance harm by allowing drug and substance checking services to operate legally in New Zealand.

Vote counts

86 ayes (supporters)
33 noes (opposers)
0 abstentions
0 absent

Vote outcome

Motion agreed to; Motion agreed to.

Member of Parliament responsible

Votes

Yes: ACT New Zealand 10 votes

Yes: Green Party 10 votes

Yes: Labour Party 64 votes

Yes: Māori Party 2 votes

No: National Party 33 votes


All data
Bill Drug and Substance Checking Legislation Bill
Parliament 53
Vote date 1 December 2020
Reading 1
Success Yes
Reason A party vote was called for on the question, That the Drug and Substance Checking Legislation Bill be now read a first time.
Outcome Motion agreed to.
Vote type Party vote
Hansard status Corrected
Ayes 86
Noes 33
Abstentions 0
Absent 0

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