How MPs Voted at First Reading


On 13 December 2017 MPs voted for the Bill to go to Parliament’s Justice Select Committee.

We need to write submissions to this Committee by Tuesday 20 February. You can do so online, by email or by post.



Do let your MP know what you think of the way they voted!


Emails are fine, but MPs receive a lot of them. How about sending a card or handwritten note to your MP?  No postage is required when mailing to [Name of MP], Freepost Parliament, Private Bag 18 888, Parliament Buildings, Wellington 6160.


These MPs voted against the Bill:


National Party


Labour Party




These MPs voted for the Bill:


National Party


Labour Party


NZ First Party


Green Party