Introduced on Jan 25. The bill repeals the NZ Productivity Commission Act 2010 and disestablishes the NZ Productivity Commission. It is intended that the $6m saved will go towards setting up a Ministry of Regulation. First and second reading completed under Urgency on Jan 30 supported by National, Act and NZ First. Committee stage on Jan 31 and third reading on Feb 1. No change in parties’ positions.