Timeline for the fire services reforms

1) Minister’s media release (27 May 2015): Submissions called for on Fire Services Review (Beehive website)

2) Discussion Document

 

3) Supplementary paper to the Discussion Document

 

4) Minister’s media release

 

5) Submissions on Discussion Document

 

6)  Operations and performance review of the New Zealand Fire Service Commission(October 2016): Terms of Reference for Review of NZFS

 

1) Read the Minister’s media release 30/06/2016 (Beehive website)

2) Read the Minister’s First Reading Speech: Fire and Emergency New Zealand Bill

3) Fire and Emergency New Zealand Bill (PDF, 131 pages)

4) General policy statement (PDF, 80KB)

5) Read the Regulatory Impact Statements

6) Read the Disclosure statement (Legislation website)

7) Read the Submissions and Advice (Parliament website) 

8) Discussion Document: Proposed regulations to support Fire and Emergency New Zealand

9) Read an overview on the Fire and Emergency New Zealand: Legislation & Regulations

10) Read the Minister’s Second Reading Speech: Fire and Emergency New Zealand Bill (15 February 2017)

11) Watch the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Second Reading Party Vote (15 February 2017)

12) Read the latest version of the Bill (May 2017), and the Supplementary Order Papers (March 2017) on the Parliamentary Counsel Office website

13) Read the transcript of the third reading of the Bill  and watch the debate on Parliament’s website (4 May 2017)

14) Read the Minister’s media release on the passing of the Bill, on the Beehive website (4 May 2017)

15) Read the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017, on the Legislation website (May 2017)