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 second reading 15 November 2022, awaiting committee of the whole House

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill

All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 113-3
Introduced 16 March 2022
First reading 30 March 2022
Select Committee Finance and Expenditure Committee
Public submissions due 13 May 2022
Select Committee report back 30 September 2022
Second reading 15 November 2022
Committee of the whole House 8 December 2022
Divided No

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