Parliament’s Local Government and Environment Committee is considering a number of bills relating to the regeneration of the Canterbury region.
As outlined in the attached releases, the chair has now called for submissions on the following bills:
In addition, the committee is considering the Greater Christchurch Regeneration Bill, to establish the organisations that will take over once the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) winds down in April 2016.
The committee MPs to visit Christchurch
The committee will be coming to Christchurch to hear the views of residents in November and December. Media are encouraged to attend the public hearings, and will be able speak to members about the committee’s business.
Dates and locations to be confirmed, please check the select committee schedule for updates: http://www.parliament.nz/en-nz/pb/sc/meetings
The committee members are:
Encouraging Cantabrians to have their say
Cantabrians are encouraged to share their views with the committee either through a formal submission or on the committee’s Facebook page.