Published on: May 05, 2020
The COVID-19 Response (Further Management Measures) Legislation Bill has been introduced to the House today as an omnibus bill to enact amendments to a number of different pieces of legislation to "assist New Zealand to respond to the wide-ranging effects of COVID-19".1
The Bill includes:
As is apparent from the above, the Bill proposes changes to a number of different laws. We will publish separate alerts with our views on certain aspects of these proposals, but in the meantime if you have any questions about how these changes may impact your business, please contact one of our experts below.
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