Earthquake tribunal bill passes first hurdle

An earthquake insurance tribunal proposed for Christchurch has come another step closer, giving the public a chance to have a say on the plan.

The bill to establish the Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal has passed its first reading in Parliament. It will now be considered by a select committee, a process which allows for public submissions.

Press story here: https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/106839746/public-gets-chance-for-say-on-quake-tribunal-plans-as-bill-passes-first-hurdle

Simon Darby