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The Government is taking action to expand and strengthen the protection for Māui and Hector’s dolphins with an updated plan to deal with threats to these native marine mammals.

Commercial fishing vessels at greatest risk of encountering the rare Māui dolphin will be required to operate with on-board cameras from 1 November, as the next step to strengthen our fisheries management system.

A new record for the number of Police officers deployed to the regions in a single year has been created with the graduation today of Recruit Wing 326.

New Zealand is pushing on with efforts to ensure multinational companies pay their fair share of tax, with the release of proposed options for a digital services tax (DST).

Ministerial Diary April 2019

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Inland Revenue has released an issues paper on how to align an aspect of GST with international best practice and principles.

Improving the safety of all road users is the focus of a new public consultation document on the issue of drug driver testing.

Action is underway to enhance the protection of our precious marine biodiversity in the face of the global biodiversity crisis.

Police Minister Stuart Nash says calling a cop suddenly got a whole lot easier with the launch of a ground-breaking new service for non-emergency calls.

Frontline Police numbers have been boosted with today’s deployment of 77 new officers to the regions.

One of the biggest IT projects ever undertaken in the state sector has successfully cleared its latest hurdle with the transition of more than 19.7 million taxpayer accounts from one Inland Revenue computer system to another.

Ministerial Diary March 2019

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The first nationwide snapshot of the consumption of restricted drugs indicates the prevalence of methamphetamine use in New Zealand, says Police Minister Stuart Nash.

Police numbers have been boosted with the graduation of 21 new constables from an innovative training scheme that allows them to stay close to their families.

The Coalition Government today released its response to the recommendations of the independent Tax Working Group report.

Police have today dealt a major blow to the Comanchero gang with the arrest of senior gang leaders and seizure of nearly four million dollars of assets.

Mr Speaker, We have travelled a long way in eight days, since the bill was read a first time.

Police Minister Stuart Nash has announced a legal framework for the gun buyback will be established as a first step towards determining the level of compensation.

Mr Speaker, it is Day 25 of the largest criminal investigation in New Zealand history.

Mr Speaker, as we meet today New Zealand is under a terror threat level of HIGH.

Economic ties between New Zealand and China are being strengthened with the successful negotiation of a new taxation treaty.

Police Minister Stuart Nash has introduced legislation changing firearms laws to improve public safety following the Christchurch terror attacks.

On 15 March the nation witnessed a terrorist attack that demonstrated the weakness of New Zealand's gun laws.

Military style semi-automatics and assault rifles will be banned in New Zealand under stronger new gun laws announced today, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says.