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Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill
The Justice Committee’s call for submissions on the Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill has closed, with over 100,000 written submissions received from members of the public. This represents the highest ever number of submissions received on a bill in New Zealand. For the committee’s initial hearings on the bill, it...
Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill
Following the government's announcement to ban conversion therapy in New Zealand, The Justice Committee is seeking submissions from members of the public, who are invited to make their own submissions on the proposed legislation. The Conversion Practices Prohibition Legislation Bill would make it an offence to perform conversion practices on...
Conversion Therapy
Finland's parliament will now consider a total ban on the dangerous practise known as 'conversion therapy,' following overwhelming support from the public. The proposed ban which has been put to the parliament via a citizens’ initiative, which has since gained over 50,000 signatures, would outlaw efforts to change the sexual...
Speaking to express, National’s former deputy leader says she hopes the party will support a ban on “sick and evil” conversion therapy practices. The National Party’s former deputy leader Nikki Kaye is urging the party’s current crop of MPs to support the Labour government’s ban on conversion therapy. The entire...
The Births, Deaths, Marriages and Relationships Registration Bill passed its second reading unanimously last night.   National has voted in favour of the Births, Deaths, Marriages and Relationships Registration Bill which passed in Parliament unanimously last night. The Bill seeks to make it easier for transgender New Zealanders to update birth...
The main opposition party was the only party to vote against outlawing conversion therapy. Judith Collins and her National Party colleagues have come under fire from members of their own party for its decision to vote against a bill seeking to ban conversion therapy. The bill would make it a...
Therapy
Subjected to the debunked practice known as conversion therapy by his family, Blair Anderson has opened up about his shocking and disturbing experience in the UK.  Speaking with Glasgow Live Anderson told of how he was forced to go to conversion therapy after coming out at 14 years of age. Anderson who...
Phil Goff has added his voice to the 157,000 New Zealanders who signed a Green Party petition to expedite the ban on conversion therapy, as government give timeline for outlawing the practice.  Auckland Mayor Phil Goff supports banning conversion therapy. In a statement to express he said:   “We celebrate our diversity...

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