Melissa Lee

List MP based in Mt Albert

In the National-led Government, Melissa Lee is Parliamentary Private Secretary for Ethnic Communities and Chair of the Commerce Select Committee.

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Christchurch’s Waitākiri Primary School, one of the first post-earthquake merged schools to open, is congratulated by Education Minister Hekia Parata for an exceptional first Education Review Office (ERO) report.
Over 100 organisations and several hundred staff nationwide are getting ready to take part in Exercise Tangaroa, which will test New Zealand’s arrangements for preparing for, responding to and recovering from a major tsunami, says Civil Defence Minister Nikki Kaye. The exercise will take place on three separate days in August and September.
Police Minister Judith Collins welcomes Police’s decision to attend all house break-ins, which comes into effect today. While burglary rates are still below that of recent years, there has been an increase over the past 12 months. Police has responded by raising dwelling burglary from a volume crime to a priority offence.