Ministerial Overseas Travel 03-10-2022 to 12-10-2022

Published: 16 Jun 2023

Category: Cabinet material

This publication provides the Cabinet proposal and report back on Hon Peeni Henare’s travel to the United Arab Emirates, Jordan and Egypt in October 2022.

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The pack comprises the following documents:

  • the September 2022 Cabinet paper and associated minute of decision Proposed Overseas Travel: Hon Peeni Henare [CAB-22-SUB-0408 and CAB-22-MIN-0408]

  • the November 2022 Cabinet paper and associated minute of decision Report on Overseas Travel: Hon Peeni Henare [CAB-22-SUB-0504 and CAB-22-MIN-0504]

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