Due Date: 
Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Submitting to: 
NZ Parliment
Issue Area: 

The closing date for submissions is Wednesday, 24 May 2017

This bill implements the decisions announced by the Government in September 2016 aimed at breaking the pattern of family violence and reducing the harm and cost inflicted on those who suffer violence and wider New Zealand society, including increasing access to risk and needs assessments and services, more accurately recording family violence offending in the criminal justice system, enabling the introduction of codes of practice, and new information sharing provisions.

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Family and Whānau Violence Legislation Bill

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