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District Court (Protection of Judgment Debtors with Disabilities) Amendment Bill

Members Bill in the name of Anahila Kanongata’a-Suisuiki drawn from the ballot on June 18. The bill amends the District Court Act to prohibit the seizure of goods of a judgment debtor with a disability, where the item proposed to be seized is necessary for the judgment debtor’s care, support, or independence. First reading on July 21 and sent to the Justice Committee with the support of all parties though National’s further support was reserved.

District Court (Protection of Judgment Debtors with Disabilities) Amendment Bill