New Zealand Bill of Rights (Declarations of Inconsistency) Amendment Bill

About this bill

This bill helps provide a mechanism for the Executive and the House of Representatives to consider, and, if they think fit, respond to, a declaration of inconsistency made under the New Zealand Bill of Rights Act 1990 or the Human Rights Act 1993.

Current status

Passed second reading 11 May 2022, awaiting committee of the whole House

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill


All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 230-2
Introduced 18 March 2020
First reading 27 May 2020
Select Committee Privileges Committee
Public submissions due 11 August 2020
Select Committee report back 30 September 2021
Second reading 11 May 2022
Committee of the whole House 2 August 2022
Divided No

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