* The National Party has nothing to do with this.LINK: Perigo & Darnton on Radio Pacific - Julian's Blog at SOLO
* This action was taken to ensure that future governments can't take liberties like this again, and to show them that they are not above the law.
* It will also hopefully limit Parliamentary Service, and allow them to refuse to sign cheques which look dodgy.
* This is not an anti-Labour tactic, almost all parties have been guilty of this, but Labour was by far the worst offender.
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