Public Finance (Wellbeing) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill introduces new requirements for the Government to report annually on its wellbeing objectives in the Budget, and for the Treasury to report periodically on the state of wellbeing in New Zealand.

Current status

Royal Assent given 30 June 2020.
Enacted as the Public Finance (Wellbeing) Amendment Act 2020 (2020/29)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 52
Ref 173-2
Introduced 11 September 2019
First reading 17 September 2019
Select Committee Finance and Expenditure Committee
Public submissions due 30 October 2019
Select Committee report back 13 March 2020
Second reading 23 June 2020
Committee of the whole House 24 June 2020
Third reading 24 June 2020
Royal Assent 30 June 2020
Enacted as Public Finance (Wellbeing) Amendment Act 2020 (2020/29)
Divided No

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