This is the Commission's second report directly on matters pertaining to New Zealand's international obligations. The purpose of the project was assist members of Parliament and public with both broad background information and focused direction for development of the treaty making process.
The Treaty Making Process Reform and the Role of Parliament (NZLC R45, 1997)
The Commission's Report, The Treating Making Process Reform and the Role of Parliament (NZLC R45, 1997).
The Commission’s recommendations were partially implemented by changes to Standing Orders (SO 382-385).
There was no requirement for the Government to present a formal response to Commission reports before April 2009.