< Overseas Investment (Urgent Measures) Amendment Bill

Overseas Investment (Urgent Measures) Amendment Bill

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About this bill

This omnibus bill is 1 of 2 bills introduced as a package to replace the Overseas Investment Amendment Bill (No 2). The purpose of this bill is to ensure that risks posed by foreign investment can be managed effectively while better supporting productive overseas investment by reducing the regulatory burden of the screening process.

Vote counts

118 ayes (supporters)
1 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: National Party 55 votes

Yes: New Zealand First 9 votes

No: ACT New Zealand 1 vote

All data
Bill Overseas Investment (Urgent Measures) Amendment Bill
Parliament 52
Vote date 14 May 2020
Reading 1
Success Yes
Reason A party vote was called for on the question, That the Overseas Investment (Urgent Measures) Amendment Bill be now read a first time.
Outcome Bill read a first time.
Vote type Party vote
Hansard status Corrected
Ayes 118
Noes 1
Abstentions 0
Absent 1

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