Corrections Amendment Act

This Act inserts a new provision into the Corrections Act 2004 that any young person serving an imprisonment sentence under the Act may be detained, and any child in the same situation must be detained. It also inserts a new provision that a Minister may approve publicly-funded subsidies for voluntary groups engaging with persons sentenced to imprisonment or community-based services.

Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Amendment Act

This Act inserts a new provision into the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 regarding the mandatory coverage of ministerial reviews of ECan. It also repeals two provisions relating to the Canterbury Water Conservation Order application process.