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Cabinet Legislation Committee (LEG)

Meets weekly during sitting weeks
Terms of reference:

To consider the legislation programme, draft Bills and regulations, government responses to petitions, select committee reports, and Law Commission reports.  LEG may also consider minor policy issues relating to these matters.

Government responses to significant select committee reports and Law Commission reports should be dealt with at a policy committee if they involve significant new policy or amendments to existing policy.

Relevant portfolios: 

All portfolios

Membership (Chair in bold): 

Rt Hon Bill English
Hon Steven Joyce
Hon Gerry Brownlee
Hon Simon Bridges
Hon Amy Adams
Hon Christopher Finlayson QC
Hon Nikki Kaye
Hon Judith Collins
Hon Paul Goldsmith
Hon Jacqui Dean
Tim Macindoe (Senior Government Whip)