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Legislation process and Cabinet legislation papers
The Prime Minister Rt Hon Bill English has proactively released the Cabinet paper about the review of the Cabinet Manual.
Three documents are published below:
Papers seeking agreement to policy/approval for additional resources to implement that policy should be submitted to the Cabinet committee responsible for that area of government activity.
Secure handling of Cabinet and Cabinet committee material
This circular provides guidance on the management of parliamentary business after Parliament has been dissolved.
This circular sets out the requirements for Ministers and agencies seeking approvals relating to government regulatory proposals. It replaces the previous Cabinet requirements for regulatory impact analysis.
Phone and email contact details for the Cabinet Office
Power to Act request template
Searching in CabNet
Navigating in CabNet
How CabNet access works and variations to automatically provisioned access
Uploading attachments to papers
The Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration (Nicky Wagner) has released the Cathedral Working Group (CWG) Recommendation Report.
Format of papers seeking approval to introduce a bill
The role of Cabinet and Cabinet committees
Distribution of highly classified material
Viewing documents in CabNet
Access to Cabinet material by Ministers
Advice for Ministers attending the Executive Council meetings
Published summaries in CabNet
Guidelines for drafting Cabinet appointment papers
Submissions to select committees
Restraint in making significant appointments during the pre-election period
Officials' committees that support Cabinet committees
Cabinet appointment paper template
Lodgement steps for highly classified papers
Candidate CV Form (for Cabinet appointment papers)
Deadline for the submission of papers to the Cabinet Office
Cabinet paper consultation with Ministers
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