13 Oct 2016

The Day In Parliament for 13 October 2016 - morning edition

From In Parliament, 5:45 am on 13 October 2016

Health Committee continues hearing submissions on Maryan Street's petition calling for an inquiry into public attitudes towards euthanasia - including one from a Siberian gulag survivor. John Key and Andrew Little disagree on housing numbers, while Metiria Turei takes offence at one of the Prime Minister's comments. Weekly general debate gives Labour MPs a chance to revel in last weekend's local body election results. Progress made on the committee stages of a number of Government bills.