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Second reading debate

Audio from parts of the debate during the second reading of the Homosexual Law Reform Bill, 9 October 1985 (part 2 of 2).

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A more detailed log of this recording is available on the LAGANZ website, see pages 0213-A and 0213-B.

  • 0:00:10 - George Gair   (North Shore, National Party)
  • 0:10:15 - Eddie Isbey   (Papatoetoe, Labour Party)
  • 0:20:55 - Doug Graham   (Remuera, National Party)
  • 0:30:56 - Whetu Tirikatene Sullivan   (Southern Maori, Labour Party)
  • 0:43:50 - [cassette ends; recording stops abruptly]
  • 0:43:52 - Philip Woollaston   (Nelson, Labour Party)
  • 0:55:55 - Bruce Townshend   (Kaimai, National Party)
  • 0:57:10 - [recording stops]
  • 0:57:11 - Jim Anderton   (Sydenham, Labour Party)
  • 1:01:52 - Graeme Lee   (Hauraki, National Party)

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Record date:9th October 1985
Audio courtesy of:Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand (LAGANZ)
Location:Parliament buildings, Wellington
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