Public Submissions Open for End of Life Choice

BY ACT at 15 December, 2017


It’s time to have your say on the End of Life Choice Bill.

 

New Zealand citizens and permanent residents, living here or overseas, are now able to submit their stories and opinions on assisted dying and the End of Life Choice Bill to Parliament’s Justice Committee.

 

“75% of New Zealanders agree that our laws on assisted dying need to change,” says ACT leader David Seymour.

 

“I called for the Select Committee stage of my


End of Life Choice Bill heads to Christchurch

BY ACT at 6 December, 2017


ACT leader David Seymour will be in Christchurch to hear the views of New Zealanders on assisted dying and is encouraging them to contact local MPs with their support.

 

“We’ve sent out 20,000 letters which have arrived in Christchurch letterboxes this week regarding my End of Life Choice Bill,” says ACT leader David Seymour.

 

“This Bill is about providing people with choice and compassion. It’s important that on a conscience vote like assisted


Labour’s Stealthy Land Tax

BY ACT at 29 November, 2017


“The Government’s directive to further restrict the sale of land to overseas investors will wipe millions off working farmers’ hard earned wealth,” says ACT leader David Seymour.

“It’s an outrage that small family-owned farms of only five hectares will see thousands shaved off their land value and our Government punishing Kiwi farmers for their hard work. It’s a stealthy land tax by Labour.

“The Government shouldn’t be getting in the way of a willing buyer


Healthy Homes Bill Hurts The People It Claims To Help

BY ACT at 28 November, 2017


 

“Everybody agrees with the idea that people should have access to a healthy, warm and dry home,” says ACT leader David Seymour.

“The new Government will today continue pushing its Healthy Homes Bill through Parliament but while it may have good intentions it will only serve to hurt the people it claims to help – people living in cold and damp homes.

“All this Bill will do is impose additional costs on landlords which