< Protection for First Responders and Prison Officers Bill

Protection for First Responders and Prison Officers Bill

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About this bill

This bill introduces new protections for first responders—defined as staff from the police and emergency health and fire services in the Crimes Act 1961 and the Summary Offences Act 1981—and prison officers.

Vote counts

65 ayes (supporters)
55 noes (opposers)
0 abstentions
0 absent

Vote outcome

Motion agreed to; Bill read a second time.

Member of Parliament responsible

Votes

Yes: National Party 55 votes

Yes: New Zealand First 9 votes

Yes: Jami-Lee Ross Independent

No: ACT New Zealand 1 vote

No: Green Party 8 votes

No: Labour Party 46 votes


All data
Bill Protection for First Responders and Prison Officers Bill
Parliament 52
Vote date 1 July 2020
Reading 2
Success Yes
Reason A party vote was called for on the question, That the Protection for First Responders and Prison Officers Bill be now read a second time.
Outcome Bill read a second time.
Vote type Party vote
Hansard status Corrected
Ayes 65
Noes 55
Abstentions 0
Absent 0

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