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Parliament fixes ‘oversight’ on preferential residency for Kiwis

Friday 17 May 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in National, New Zealand, Parliament, Regional

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Parliament fixes ‘oversight’ on preferential residency for Kiwis
Minister Tingika Elikana in Parliament on May 16, 2024. LOSIRENE LACANIVALU/ 24051610

Parliament has passed a bill to amend the Immigration Act in order to comply with a court ruling that found a residency regulation giving preferential treatment to New Zealand citizens to be invalid.

Parliament has passed a bill to amend the Immigration Act in order to comply with a court ruling that found a residency regulation giving preferential treatment to New Zealand citizens to be invalid.


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