Cabinet Decision LEG-21-SUB-0108: Subordinate Legislation Confirmation Bill (No.6): Approval for IntroductionPublication or ResourceIssue date: 2 Sep 2021
This Cabinet material has been proactively released by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (DPMC), on behalf of Hon Chris Hipkins, Leader of the House. Accessible HTML version Part of the Cabinet decision is extracted below in HTML....
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 31 Dec 2020
There are 25 current Members of the Order.
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 16 Jul 2019
Cabinet paper consultation with departments Departments that prepare Cabinet papers are responsible for ensuring that appropriate consultation is undertaken, that other departments are given reasonable time to comment, and that views are accurately...
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 18 Dec 2018
Papers that are submitted to Cabinet or committee seeking authorisation for the submission of regulations to the Executive Council must follow the format set out below. Each heading must appear in the paper (write "not applicable" if the heading is not...
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 13 Nov 2020
The development of legislation is a complex and time-consuming process requiring careful planning and co-ordination. The basic process for developing government legislation, contained in paragraph 7.22 of the Cabinet Manual, is as follows: decision...
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 20 Dec 2021
Cabinet and Cabinet committees consider papers on primary (bills) and secondary (regulations and Orders in Council) legislation. The CabGuide contains information on the legislation process, divided into sections on bills and regulations, including...
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 16 Oct 2018
The following template must be used for all papers requesting a priority in the annual Legislation Programme. The template indicates the headings to be used, and each heading must appear in the paper (write "not applicable" if the heading is not...
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 12 Sep 2022
Introduction 1This circular sets out advice on the death of Her Majesty The Queen, the New Zealand response, and the effect of The Queen’s death on New Zealand’s constitutional situation, including implications for Cabinet processes and other matters...
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 2 Mar 2018
A good Cabinet paper includes a clear statement of purpose, is based on sound information and analysis, and is well consulted across agencies, Ministers, and government parties. Good papers reflect robust policy development, and are informed by evidence...
Publication or ResourceIssue date: 19 Dec 2018
Once the policy content of a bill has been agreed, and the bill has been drafted, approval must be sought through LEG and Cabinet for the introduction of the bill to the House of Representatives. LEG will examine the bill to ensure that its policy...