This ministerial briefing paper provides advice to the Minister of Justice on alternative approaches that could be taken in New Zealand’s abortion laws if the Government decides to treat abortion as a health issue. It describes three...
The Law Commission publishes many different publications. Each type, such as reports, issues papers, and ministerial briefings, has its own series.
Each series has its own purpose. For example, issues papers identify law reform issues and call for submissions from the public. Reports are the final result of a project and contain recommendations for law reform. Use the search filters below to find particular publications.
Areas of law
The Commission's Miscellaneous Paper, Waka Umanga (Māori Corporations) Bill (MP15).
In June and July 2007, Te Puni Kokiri and the Law Commission undertook consultation with tribal and other Māori groups, as well as legal and...
The Commission's Preliminary Paper, Coroners: A Review (PP36).
The Commission's Miscellaneous Paper, The Law of Parliamentary Privilege (MP5).
The Commission's Preliminary Paper, Tenure and Estates in Land (PP20).
The Commission's Preliminary Paper, The Treaty of Waitangi and Māori Fisheries – Mataitai Nga Tikanga Māori me te Tiriti o Waitangi (PP9).
The Commission's Preliminary Paper, Legislation and its Interpretation (PP8).
The Commission's Preliminary Paper, The Accident Compensation Scheme: a Discussion Paper (PP2).
The Commission's Preliminary Paper, Legislation and its Interpretation: The Acts Interpretation Act 1924 and Related Legislation (PP1)