Introduced on May 16, the main intent of the bill is to increase punishments for drivers fleeing police. First reading on May 18 with the Greens, Te Paati Māori, Kerekere and Whaitiri opposed. Referred to the justice committee to be reported back by July 20. Reported back on July 20 with minor changes. Second reading on Aug 22 and remaining stages Aug 23 with Labour and National in favour.