Overseas Investment (Forestry) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill aims to ensure that overseas investments that result in the conversion of farm land or other land to forestry benefits New Zealand, and that any risks can be better managed.

Current status

Royal Assent given 15 August 2022.
Enacted as the Overseas Investment (Forestry) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/42)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill


All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 134-2
Introduced 31 May 2022
First reading 7 June 2022
Select Committee Finance and Expenditure Committee
Public submissions due 20 June 2022
Select Committee report back 1 August 2022
Second reading 9 August 2022
Committee of the whole House 10 August 2022
Third reading 11 August 2022
Royal Assent 15 August 2022
Enacted as Overseas Investment (Forestry) Amendment Act 2022 (2022/42)
Divided No

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