< Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Bill

Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Bill

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About this bill

This Member’s bill provides a regulation-making power to set up safe areas around specific abortion facilities on a case-by-case basis.

Vote counts

108 ayes (supporters)
12 noes (opposers)
0 abstentions
0 absent

Vote outcome

Motion agreed to; Motion agreed to.

Member of Parliament responsible


This vote employed split-party voting. This is when a vote is conducted as a party vote, but with one or more parties distributing their votes over two or all of the three options (Aye, No, and abstention). For parties which cast a split-party vote, the record of the vote shows how each MP's vote was cast.

Yes: ACT New Zealand 10 votes

Yes: Green Party 10 votes

Yes: Māori Party 2 votes

Yes: Kiri Allan Labour

Yes: Ginny Andersen Labour

Yes: Jacinda Ardern Labour

Yes: Andrew Bayly National

Yes: Camilla Belich Labour

Yes: Glen Bennett Labour

Yes: David Bennett National

Yes: Chris Bishop National

Yes: Rachel Boyack Labour

Yes: Simon Bridges National

Yes: Rachel Brooking Labour

Yes: Gerry Brownlee National

Yes: Naisi Chen Labour

Yes: David Clark Labour

Yes: Tamati Coffey Labour

Yes: Judith Collins National

Yes: Liz Craig Labour

Yes: Kelvin Davis Labour

Yes: Jacqui Dean National

Yes: Matt Doocey National

Yes: Paul Eagle Labour

Yes: Barbara Edmonds Labour

Yes: Kris Faafoi Labour

Yes: Paul Goldsmith National

Yes: Nicola Grigg National

Yes: Shanan Halbert Labour

Yes: Peeni Henare Labour

Yes: Emily Henderson Labour

Yes: Chris Hipkins Labour

Yes: Willie Jackson Labour

Yes: Barbara Kuriger National

Yes: Ingrid Leary Labour

Yes: Steph Lewis Labour

Yes: Andrew Little Labour

Yes: Anna Lorck Labour

Yes: Marja Lubeck Labour

Yes: Christopher Luxon National

Yes: Jo Luxton Labour

Yes: Nanaia Mahuta Labour

Yes: Trevor Mallard Labour

Yes: Kieran McAnulty Labour

Yes: Todd McClay National

Yes: Ian McKelvie National

Yes: Tracey McLellan Labour

Yes: Mark Mitchell National

Yes: Joseph Mooney National

Yes: Todd Muller National

Yes: Stuart Nash Labour

Yes: Terisa Ngobi Labour

Yes: Damien O'Connor Labour

Yes: Greg O'Connor Labour

Yes: Ibrahim Omer Labour

Yes: Sarah Pallett Labour

Yes: David Parker Labour

Yes: Willow-Jean Prime Labour

Yes: Priyanca Radhakrishnan Labour

Yes: Shane Reti National

Yes: Angela Roberts Labour

Yes: Grant Robertson Labour

Yes: Adrian Rurawhe Labour

Yes: Deborah Russell Labour

Yes: Jenny Salesa Labour

Yes: Carmel Sepuloni Labour

Yes: Gaurav Sharma Labour

Yes: Scott Simpson National

Yes: Aupito William Sio Labour

Yes: Stuart Smith National

Yes: Erica Stanford National

Yes: Jan Tinetti Labour

Yes: Rino Tirikatene Labour

Yes: Phil Twyford Labour

Yes: Tangi Utikere Labour

Yes: Tim van de Molen National

Yes: Ayesha Verrall Labour

Yes: Louisa Wall Labour

Yes: Vanushi Walters Labour

Yes: Angie Warren-Clark Labour

Yes: Simon Watts National

Yes: Duncan Webb Labour

Yes: Meka Whaitiri Labour

Yes: Helen White Labour

Yes: Arena Williams Labour

Yes: Poto Williams Labour

Yes: Nicola Willis National

Yes: Michael Wood Labour

Yes: Megan Woods Labour

No: Simeon Brown National

No: Harete Hipango National

No: Anahila Kanongata'a-Suisuiki Labour

No: Neru Leavasa Labour

No: Melissa Lee National

No: Simon O'Connor National

No: Chris Penk National

No: Maureen Pugh National

No: Penny Simmonds National

No: Jamie Strange Labour

No: Louise Upston National

No: Michael Woodhouse National

All data
Bill Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Bill
Parliament 53
Vote date 16 March 2022
Reading 3
Success Yes
Reason A party vote was called for on the question, That the Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Bill be now read a third time.
Outcome Motion agreed to.
Vote type Party vote
Hansard status Corrected
Ayes 108
Noes 12
Abstentions 0
Absent 0

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