Natural Hazards Insurance Bill

About this bill

This bill replaces the Earthquake Commission Act 1993 and changes the name of the Earthquake Commission to Toka Tū Ake – Natural Hazards Commission. The overarching objectives of the changes are to enable better community recovery from natural hazards, to clarify the role of the Commission and the cover provided by the Bill, and to enhance the durability and flexibility of the legislation.

Current status

Passed first reading 30 March 2022, now with the Finance and Expenditure Committee (currently before committee).
Submissions due 13 May 2022

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill


All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 113-1
Introduced 16 March 2022
First reading 30 March 2022
Select Committee Finance and Expenditure Committee
Public submissions due 13 May 2022
Divided No

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