< Local Government (Rating of Whenua Māori) Amendment Bill

Local Government (Rating of Whenua Māori) Amendment Bill

About this bill

The intentions of this bill are to support the development and provision of housing on Māori land and to modernise rating legislation affecting Māori land.

Vote counts

63 ayes (supporters)
56 noes (opposers)
0 abstentions
1 absent

Vote outcome

Motion agreed to; Bill read a first 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 54 votes

No: Jami-Lee Ross Independent

All data
Bill Local Government (Rating of Whenua Māori) Amendment Bill
Parliament 52
Vote date 12 March 2020
Reading 1
Success Yes
Reason A party vote was called for on the question, That the Local Government (Rating of Whenua Māori) Amendment Bill be now read a first time.
Outcome Bill read a first time.
Vote type Party vote
Hansard status Final
Ayes 63
Noes 56
Abstentions 0
Absent 1

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