Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Bill
Public submissions are now being invited on this bill. You can make your submission online: scroll to the end of this page. If you enter the verification code and the submission form does not appear, please read the guidance “Having trouble making an online submission?” https://www.parliament.nz/en-NZ/OnlineSubmission/9/4/2/00WMOnlineSubmissionHelp1-Online-submission-help.htm
The closing date for submissions is Friday, 19 November 2010
This bill repeals the Foreshore and Seabed Act 2004. The committee intends to travel widely to hear submissions on the bill, to locations including Invercargill, Christchurch, Blenheim, Wellington, Bay of Plenty, Hamilton, Auckland and Whangarei.
The bill is available for download http://www.legislation.govt.nz/bill/government/2010/0201/latest/viewpdf.aspx
Print copies can be ordered online from Bennetts Government Bookshops.
The committee requires two copies of each submission if made in writing. Those wishing to include any information of a private or personal nature in a submission should first discuss this with the clerk of the committee, as submissions are usually released to the public by the committee. Those wishing to appear before the committee to speak to their submissions should state this clearly and provide a daytime telephone contact number. To assist with administration please supply your postcode and an email address if you have one.
Further guidance on making a submission can be found from the Making a Submission to a Parliamentary Select Committee link [http://www.parliament.nz/NR/rdonlyres/ACB8A16D-D905-416C-AE98-A6BFB07E34B5/103484/makingasubmission2007_1.pdf]
Please make a submission on the public website by clicking the link below.