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Scoop.co.nz
Contractor Bill defeatedand breach of minimum wage obligations in situations where contractors might be
Contractor Bill defeated
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
and breach of minimum wage obligations in situations where contractors might be better classified as employees."Hon Peter Dunne is to be congratulated for his recognition of this point, in voting down the Bill today."While business did not... Read more
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NZCity
Dunne withdraws support for Labour's billParty bill that would have ensured contractors are paid the minimum wage is fac
Dunne withdraws support for Labour's bill
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
Party bill that would have ensured contractors are paid the minimum wage is facing defeat because United Future leader Peter Dunne has withdrawn his support for it. Mr Dunne voted for the bill on its first and second readings, which it passed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UnitedFuture Secures Clarity For ContractorsAugust 2016, 5:19 pmPress Release: United Future NZ PartyUnitedFuture leader, P
UnitedFuture Secures Clarity For Contractors
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
August 2016, 5:19 pmPress Release: United Future NZ PartyUnitedFuture leader, Peter Dunne, said today he could no longer support The Minimum Wage (Contractor Remuneration) Amendment Bill because of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Customs allows woman with cannabis through Auckland Airportfrom countries like the Netherlands, Canada, the United States, and Australia.
Customs allows woman with cannabis through Auckland Airport
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
from countries like the Netherlands, Canada, the United States, and Australia. In response, Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne said it was possible for a person to bring in a prescribed medicine, but the number of conditions on that... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Helen Kellybenefit, not the Associate Minister of Health?No. I’m not quite at the point wh
On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Helen Kelly
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
benefit, not the Associate Minister of Health?No. I’m not quite at the point where I’m handing over my health prognosis to Peter Dunne. I’m sorry about that. I’m sure it’s good advice, but, yeah.At doctor level is where you think it should be?Of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Customs allows woman with cannabis through Auckland Airport - film maker claimsfrom countries like the Netherlands, Canada, the United States, and Australia.
Customs allows woman with cannabis through Auckland Airport - film maker claims
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
from countries like the Netherlands, Canada, the United States, and Australia. In response, Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne said it was possible for a person to bring in a prescribed medicine, but the number of conditions on that... Read more
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NZCity
Broad support for spy lawsit. Labour, NZ First, the Maori Party and ACT backed the bill when it went to
Broad support for spy laws
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
it. Labour, NZ First, the Maori Party and ACT backed the bill when it went to a vote. The Greens and United Future's Peter Dunne didn't, although he's left the door open to changing his mind depending on what the bill looks like when the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fetal alcohol harm bill up to $200mservices, along with less stress on Kiwi families. The new action plan, launch
Fetal alcohol harm bill up to $200m
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
services, along with less stress on Kiwi families. The new action plan, launched on Monday by Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne, prioritised a boost in access to support and services for women with alcohol and drug issues, more research and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ spy agencies bill flies over first hurdle in ParliamentParty joined National in supporting the New Zealand Intelligence and Security B
NZ spy agencies bill flies over first hurdle in Parliament
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Party joined National in supporting the New Zealand Intelligence and Security Bill. Only the Greens and United Future's Peter Dunne voted against sending the bill to the foreign affairs select committee. The bill would place the Government... Read more
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NZCity
Spy bill passes first readingexpansion of the powers that are in the bill," said spokesperson for global aff
Spy bill passes first reading
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
expansion of the powers that are in the bill," said spokesperson for global affairs Kennedy Graham. United Future leader Peter Dunne also opposes the bill because he considers wider intrusive powers are unnecessary and unjustified. National,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Remuneration bill will harm contractors, says ChamberWellington Chamber of Commerce.It could be passed into law as early as next wee
Remuneration bill will harm contractors, says Chamber
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Wellington Chamber of Commerce.It could be passed into law as early as next week as a result of a vote switch by Ohariu MP Peter Dunne to back the Labour Party bill.“This bill could be harmful to both contractors and employers, and as such would be... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Doctor on US sex charge keeps NZ citizenship after department bungletribute for mateGenaro Oliveira: A little win for all in Brazilian Olympics Th
Doctor on US sex charge keeps NZ citizenship after department bungle
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
tribute for mateGenaro Oliveira: A little win for all in Brazilian Olympics The office of Minister of Internal Affairs Peter Dunne sent Taylor's counsel a letter in June 2014 stating they were seeking the revocation as Taylor failed to inform... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Liam Flanagan: What not to say to expectant parentsin QueenstownLiam Dann: Wages up 1.6 per cent, house prices up 13.5 per centHow
Liam Flanagan: What not to say to expectant parents
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
in QueenstownLiam Dann: Wages up 1.6 per cent, house prices up 13.5 per centHow to tie a bow tie like United Future leader Peter Dunne "It's like watching your favourite pub burn down" First of all with the rate pubs open, close or change hands... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Contractor Bill confusedvote in Parliament is confused. The Contractor Bill could be passed into law ne
Contractor Bill confused
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
vote in Parliament is confused. The Contractor Bill could be passed into law next week, as a result of a vote switch by MP Peter Dunne.BusinessNZ says the Contractor Bill aims to pay contractors a minimum wage, but is based on a confusion and would... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Speaks: The Rise of the Uber EconomyWednesday, 17 August 2016, 9:26 amColumn: Peter Dunne Last week’s flurry about
Dunne Speaks: The Rise of the Uber Economy
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Wednesday, 17 August 2016, 9:26 amColumn: Peter Dunne Last week’s flurry about whether Uber was complying with the law and should be shut down if it was not missed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne launches Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder action planAssociate Health Minister Hon Peter Dunne has launched an action plan today aim
Dunne launches Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder action plan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
Associate Health Minister Hon Peter Dunne has launched an action plan today aimed at better supporting those affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), and reducing the numbers of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
“Curate’s Egg” Security Legislation Far From IdealpmPress Release: United Future NZ Party16 August 2016UnitedFuture leader Peter
“Curate’s Egg” Security Legislation Far From Ideal
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
pmPress Release: United Future NZ Party16 August 2016UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne says the Government’s new security legislation is the proverbial Curate’s Egg, good in parts, but a missed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Unhappy Kenepuru Overnight Emergency Service May CloseUnited Future NZ Party15 August 2016Dunne Unhappy at Prospect Kenepuru’s Overni
Dunne Unhappy Kenepuru Overnight Emergency Service May Close
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
United Future NZ Party15 August 2016Dunne Unhappy at Prospect Kenepuru’s Overnight Emergency Service May CloseOhariu MP Peter Dunne says he is “extremely unhappy” at reports Kenepuru Hospital’s overnight emergency service may be closed.Mr Dunne... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wide support for decriminalisation of cannabis for personal use, poll suggestsbe legalised; and 44.8 per cent thought it should remain illegal. As Associate
Wide support for decriminalisation of cannabis for personal use, poll suggests
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
be legalised; and 44.8 per cent thought it should remain illegal. As Associate Health Minister, United Future leader Peter Dunne is responsible for drug policy. Photo / Mark Mitchell A spokeswoman for Health Minister Dr Jonathan Coleman... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour would consider a referendum on decriminalising cannabismonth. Prescriptions are approved by the Ministry of Health. Other products mu
Labour would consider a referendum on decriminalising cannabis
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
month. Prescriptions are approved by the Ministry of Health. Other products must be approved by Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne. Related ContentPorirua Mayor hits back at Labour leader Andrew Little over 'right wing' sledgeKiwi Kyle Joseph... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour would consider a referendum on decriminalising cannabismonth. Prescriptions are approved by the Ministry of Health. Other products mu
Labour would consider a referendum on decriminalising cannabis
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
month. Prescriptions are approved by the Ministry of Health. Other products must be approved by Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne. Related ContentCartoon: The Obama SpeechBrian Fallow: Tide going out on global tradeNew Zealand's Top Olympic... Read more
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NZCity
Parliament to debate land register billrarely get past their first readings if the government opposes them but sometim
Parliament to debate land register bill
NZCity / Posted 16 days ago
rarely get past their first readings if the government opposes them but sometimes its allies, such as United Future's Peter Dunne, backs them. That's what happened with Labour's paid parental leave bill, which had majority support before it... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
One week until consultation closes on new fire services regsconsultation closes on new fire services regsThursday, 11 August 2016, 12:53 pm
One week until consultation closes on new fire services regs
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
consultation closes on new fire services regsThursday, 11 August 2016, 12:53 pmPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Peter DunneMinister of Internal Affairs11 August 2016 Media Statement One week until consultation closes on new fire... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Speaks - new New Zealanders deserve a better dealThursday, 11 August 2016, 8:56 amColumn: Peter Dunne Hon Peter Dunne Many of th
Dunne Speaks - new New Zealanders deserve a better deal
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Thursday, 11 August 2016, 8:56 amColumn: Peter Dunne Hon Peter Dunne Many of the 60,000 new New Zealanders each year deserve a better... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 10 August 2016the less need there is in the longer run for Government services, and that mean
Questions & Answers - 10 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
the less need there is in the longer run for Government services, and that means more opportunities for lower taxes.Hon Peter Dunne: I raise a point of order, Mr Speaker. I have been reflecting upon the exchange that has just taken place because... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ngāpuhi play prominent role in development of exhibitionexhibition, to open in the National Library of New Zealand in early 2017.Today
Ngāpuhi play prominent role in development of exhibition
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
exhibition, to open in the National Library of New Zealand in early 2017.Today the Minister of Internal Affairs, Hon Peter Dunne, announced the new permanent exhibition will be known as He Tohu – which for this exhibition means “the signs”.Mr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
He Tohu: New Zealand’s new archive exhibition namedNew Zealand’s new archive exhibition namedWednesday, 10 August 2016, 10:07 amPr
He Tohu: New Zealand’s new archive exhibition named
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
New Zealand’s new archive exhibition namedWednesday, 10 August 2016, 10:07 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Peter DunneMinister of Internal Affairs10 August 2016 Media Statement He Tohu - New Zealand’s new archive exhibition... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Unitedfuture Supports Children’s Covenant5 August 2016, 11:21 amPress Release: United Future NZ PartyUnitedFuture leader
Unitedfuture Supports Children’s Covenant
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
5 August 2016, 11:21 amPress Release: United Future NZ PartyUnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne has given his support to the Children’s Covenant launched today by Aotearoa New Zealand MMXVII.The Covenant... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Speaks: Tension between central and local governmentThursday, 4 August 2016, 9:01 amColumn: Peter Dunne Dunne Speaks: The Tension b
Dunne Speaks: Tension between central and local government
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 days ago
Thursday, 4 August 2016, 9:01 amColumn: Peter Dunne Dunne Speaks: The Tension between central and local government carries onOne hundred and forty years ago, in 1876, New Zealand abolished... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How to tie a bow tie like United Future leader Peter DunneMimicking the hair is harder - but help is at hand for those keen on another Pe
How to tie a bow tie like United Future leader Peter Dunne
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Mimicking the hair is harder - but help is at hand for those keen on another Peter Dunne trademark. The United Future leader has tweeted a link to a tutorial video on YouTube, in which he provides step-by-step instructions on how to put on a bow... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How to tie a bow tie like United Future leader Peter DunneMimicking the hair is harder - but help is at hand for those keen on another Pe
How to tie a bow tie like United Future leader Peter Dunne
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Mimicking the hair is harder - but help is at hand for those keen on another Peter Dunne trademark. The United Future leader has tweeted a link to a tutorial video on YouTube, in which he provides step-by-step instructions on how to put on a bow... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Fire services’ amalgamation discussedFenz. Following the first reading of the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Bill e
Fire services’ amalgamation discussed
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
Fenz. Following the first reading of the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Bill earlier this month, Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne released a discussion document on new fire services regulations as part of the reform. The public could give... Read more

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