Local Government (Pecuniary Interests Register) Amendment Bill

About this bill

The purpose of this bill is to improve transparency and strengthen public trust and confidence in the decision-making of local authorities. It will better align transparency requirements of members of local authorities with members of Parliament and the Executive Council.

Current status

Royal Assent given 20 May 2022.
Enacted as the Local Government (Pecuniary Interests Register) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/24)

Member of Parliament responsible

Tangi Utikere

Bill type

Member's bill



All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 53
Ref 51-2
Introduced 1 July 2021
First reading 22 September 2021
Select Committee Governance and Administration Committee
Public submissions due 23 November 2021
Select Committee report back 22 March 2022
Second reading 6 April 2022
Committee of the whole House 13 April 2022
Third reading 18 May 2022
Royal Assent 20 May 2022
Enacted as Local Government (Pecuniary Interests Register) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/24)
Divided No

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