< Rates Rebate (Statutory Declarations) Amendment Bill

Rates Rebate (Statutory Declarations) Amendment Bill

About this bill

The objectives of this bill are to make it easier for eligible applicants to apply for a rates rebate, to replace the requirement to make a statutory declaration with a requirement to verify the application, and to allow authorities to design application forms for the purposes of the Rates Rebate Act 1973.

Vote counts

63 ayes (supporters)
42 noes (opposers)
0 abstentions
14 absent

Vote outcome

Motion agreed to; Bill read a third time.

Member of Parliament responsible


Yes: Green Party 8 votes

Yes: Labour Party 46 votes

Yes: New Zealand First 9 votes

No: ACT New Zealand 1 vote

No: National Party 40 votes

No: Jami-Lee Ross Independent

All data
Bill Rates Rebate (Statutory Declarations) Amendment Bill
Parliament 52
Vote date 22 July 2020
Reading 3
Success Yes
Reason A party vote was called for on the question, That the Rates Rebate (Statutory Declarations) Amendment Bill be now read a third time.
Outcome Bill read a third time.
Vote type Party vote
Hansard status Final
Ayes 63
Noes 42
Abstentions 0
Absent 14

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