Countering Terrorist Fighters Legislation Bill
This is an omnibus bill, introduced under Standing Order 263(a), that proposes amendments to the Customs and Excise Act 1996, the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service Act 1969, and the Passports Act 1992.
|Member in charge:||Rt Hon John Key|
|Type of bill:||Government|
|Referred to:||Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee|
|Divided by committee of the whole House — see Schedule of divided bills|
New Spy Laws Pass, Progress Made On Treaty Bills
New terrorism surveillance laws have passed under Urgency this evening.
After completing the second reading and the committee stage following Question Time, the third reading of the Countering Terrorist Fighters Legislation Bill was held with the bill divided into three bills. All passed by 94 to 27 with the Greens, NZ First and the Maori Party opposed with the bill divided into three bills.
This debate was completed around 9.40pm.