Submissions

The PHA is actively involved in influencing public health policy. One way we do this is by making submissions to Select Committees, government departments and/or other government bodies to encourage evidence-based, sensible, and effective public health legislation and policy.

Our recent submissions are linked below.

2018

National Office


Pregnancy warning labels on packaged alcoholic beverages, June 2018

Local Government (Community Wellbeing) Amendment Bill, May 2018

Abortion Law Reform, May 2018

Government Policy Statement Land Transport, May 2018

Future of Tax: Submissions Background Paper, April 2018


Sale and Supply of Alcohol (Renewal of Licences) Amendment Bill (2)
, April 2018

Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, April 2018

Draft Guidelines for schools developing a firearms policy, April 2018

Child Poverty Reduction Bill, April 2018

Letter on Health & Safety Reference Group - Firearms in Schools, February 2018

Submission on the Taxation (Neutralising Base Erosion and Profit Shifting) Bill, January 2018


Branch submissions

Canterbury/West Coast branch - Reform of the Residential Tenancies Act 1986 consultation, October 2018

Wellington branch - Greater Wellington Regional Council Long Term Plan 2018 January 2018


2017

National Office


Government Policy Statement on land transport for 2018/19 – 2027/28 (GPS2018), March 2017

Letter of support for Domestic Violence Victims' Protection Bill, March 2017

Health (Fluoridation of Drinking Water) Amendment Bill, February 2017

Proposal to ban plastic microbeads in personal care products, February 2017

Replacing the New Zealand Energy Efficiency and Conservation Strategy 2011-2016, February 2017

Policy options for the regulation of e-cigarettes, September 2016

New Zealand Health Research Strategy Discussion Document, July 2016

Resource Legislation Amendment Bill, March 2016


Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill, January 2016




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