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Committee of the Whole House

Audio from parts of the Committee of the Whole House during the Homosexual Law Reform Bill, 9 April 1986 (part 1 of 2). This recording contains debate on Part 2 of the Bill which provides anti-discrimination provisions.

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A more detailed log of this recording is available on the LAGANZ website, see pages 0236-A, 0237-A and 0237-B.

  • 0:00:10 - Merv Wellington   (Papakura, National Party)
  • 0:06:25 - Various points of order and debate
  • 0:24:32 - Norman Jones   (Invercargill, National Party)
  • 0:29:56 - Fran Wilde   (Wellington Central, Labour Party)
  • 0:32:40 - [recording stops abruptly]
  • 0:32:50 - Various points of order and debate on whether this is an appropriation bill (i.e. a bill granting authority to spend public money)
  • 1:31:04 - Fran Wilde continues
  • 1:35:46 - Norman Jones   (Invercargill, National Party)
  • 1:45:44 - Geoff Braybrooke   (Napier, Labour Party)
  • 1:51:05 - John Banks   (Whangarei, National Party)
  • 1:56:07 - Richard Northey   (Eden, Labour Party)
  • 2:00:47 - Whetu Tirikatene Sullivan   (Southern Maori, Labour Party)
  • 2:12:16 - Robert Muldoon   (Tamaki, National Party)
  • 2:17:20 - Bill Sutton   (Hawkes Bay, Labour Party)

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Record date:9th April 1986
Audio courtesy of:Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand (LAGANZ)
Location:Parliament buildings, Wellington
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