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    Supermarket showdown: Ex Nat MP backs new Labour law

    National MP has taken the unusual step of praising the Labour government’s planned overhauls to Aotearoa’s supermarket duopoly.

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    Mental Health Commission chips in on Children's Commissioner replacement

    Planned legislation to dismantle the Office of the Children’s Commissioner and replace it with a board has drawn criticism from the Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission, which says the bill doesn

  3. Video for Ngāti Toa will take anti-vax protestors to court if they misuse Ka Mate
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    Ngāti Toa will take anti-vax protestors to court if they misuse Ka Mate

    The Ngāti Toa Rangatira iwi has condemned the use of its haka, Ka Mate, to promote anti-vaccine messages and has issued a caution to those using it.

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    National the only party to vote against conversion therapy

    New Zealand just celebrated 35 years since the passing of the Homosexual Law Reform that decriminalised consensual, sexual relations between men.

  5. Video for Māori Party and National divided over proposed hate speech law change
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    Māori Party and National divided over proposed hate speech law change

    The Māori Party supports the proposed law change making hate speech a criminal offence.

  6. Video for Bill to allow Police to enter marae without warrant - Second Reading
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    Bill to allow Police to enter marae without warrant- Second Reading

    The Public Health Response Bill is currently under urgency and had its second reading in the House.

  7. Video for Oranga Tamariki: ground-breaking legislation comes into effect today
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    Oranga Tamariki: ground-breaking legislation comes into effect today

    Section 7AA of the Oranga Tamariki Act takes effect today, placing legislative responsibility on its CEO to seek out partnerships with iwi and hapū.  The ministry will now also have to report publicly and annually on the outcomes they achieve for tamariki Māori.

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    New Zealand Drug Foundation want the minimum price for alcohol

    The New Zealand Drug Foundation backs Scotland's stance on implementing a minimum price for alcohol and is encouraging New Zealand to do the same.

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    A milestone for the anti-tobacco advocates

    Legislation banning the use of tobacco company branding on cigarette packaging has come into effect. The law also sees an increase in the size of health warnings on packaging. 

  10. Video for Political leaders welcome inquiry into Marine and Coastal Act
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    Political leaders welcome inquiry into Marine and Coastal Act

    With a Waitangi Tribunal inquiry into the Marine and Coastal Area Act now granted and the election less than a month away, political leaders give their take on the announcement.

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