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14 March 2019

Committee recommends Parliamentary Agencies Delegations Bill (24 October 2019)

24 October 2019 The Governance and Administration Committee has reported on the Parliamentary Agencies Delegations Legislation Bill and recommends that it proceed without amendment.The Committee considered three submissions and heard oral evidence from one submitter.The bill is an omnibus bill that seeks to amend the Parliamentary Service Act 2000... More about Committee recommends Parliamentary Agencies Delegations Bill.

Zhang v R [2019] NZCA 507: New sentencing guidelines for methamphetamine-related offending (24 October 2019)

24 October 2019 - By Tracey Cormack In December 2018 the Court of Appeal signaled its intention to reconsider R v Fatu [2005] NZCA 278, [2006] 2 NZLR 72 (CA), the guideline decision for methamphetamine-related offending. This was in response to concerns that Fatu was resulting in disproportionately severe... More about Zhang v R [2019] NZCA 507: New sentencing guidelines for methamphetamine-related offending.

Charity Fraud Awareness Week (24 October 2019)

24 October 2019 Charities Services are raising awareness for this week’s ‘Charity Fraud Awareness Week’ in a bid to tackle fraud and financial crime.For tackling fraud online, international charity regulators have published a document titled Eight Guiding Principles.Principles include reporting every individual fraud identified, and noting that trust and... More about Charity Fraud Awareness Week.

Last updated on the 14th March 2019