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Chris Luxon: National Party leader on wanting to loosen Covid restrictions immediately

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Publish Date
Fri, 18 Mar 2022, 5:28pm
National leader Christopher Luxon says New Zealand needs to be careful to keep independent in the Ukraine crisis. Photo / Jason Oxenham
National leader Christopher Luxon says New Zealand needs to be careful to keep independent in the Ukraine crisis. Photo / Jason Oxenham

Chris Luxon: National Party leader on wanting to loosen Covid restrictions immediately

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 18 Mar 2022, 5:28pm

National wants Covid restrictions to loosen immediately and to fully do away with it by mid-April when the border reopens to Australia.

They want scanning and vaccine passes dropped for all but large indoor events and reduce the Covid isolation periods to five days.

By mid-April, the party wants to scrap the Traffic Light System altogether.

National Party leader Chris Luxon joined Andrew Dickens.

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