10 August, 2016 – "Former Prime Minister Sir Geoffrey Palmer is
calling for a modern written constitution in New Zealand to boost public
confidence in government.
Sir Geoffrey and constitutional expert Dr Andrew Butler have been
working on a proposed new constitution and will soon publish a book, A Constitution for Aotearoa New Zealand, setting out their ideas and
seeking public comment on them."
Alongside the upcoming book is a new website, to promote the adoption of a written constitution.
Good news everyone. NZ Parliamentary Debates (aka Hansards) from 1854 to 1985 are now available via HathiTrust
These debates are full-text scans from the original. They are searchable, but be patient!
Access via the Law Subject Guide - under NZ - Government & parliament
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