Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission Bill

About this bill

The objective of this bill is to establish a Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission that will contribute to better mental health and wellbeing outcomes for people in New Zealand. It will also contribute to improving equity for Māori, Pacific peoples, disabled people, rainbow communities, and other groups that experience poorer mental health and wellbeing outcomes.

Current status

Royal Assent given 30 June 2020.
Enacted as the Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission Act 2020 (2020/32)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill

All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 52
Ref 188-2
Introduced 14 November 2019
First reading 19 November 2019
Select Committee Health Committee
Public submissions due 11 December 2019
Select Committee report back 24 March 2020
Second reading 27 May 2020
Committee of the whole House 3 June 2020
Third reading 24 June 2020
Royal Assent 30 June 2020
Enacted as Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission Act 2020 (2020/32)
Divided No

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