Agenda - Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee


Meeting Venue:

Video Conference via Zoom

Meeting date: 12 July 2021

Meeting time: 10.00
For further information contact:

P Gareth Williams

Committee Clerk

0300 200 6565

SeneddLJC@senedd.wales


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In accordance with Standing Order 34.19, the Chair has determined that the public are excluded from the Committee’s meeting in order to protect public health. This meeting will be broadcast live on www.Senedd.TV

 

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Informal pre-meeting (09.30-10.00)

 

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1       Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

10.00                                                                                                               

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2       Committee remit

10.00                                                                                          (Pages 1 - 19)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 1 – Committee remit

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3       Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Environment Bill: Evidence session

10.00-11.00                                                                           (Pages 20 - 100)

Julie James MS, Minister for Climate Change

Bernadette Payne,Legal Services

Eifiona Williams, Head of Water

Howard Davies, Circular Economy Manager

Jane Anstee, Waste Regulation Policy Manager

Olwen Spiller, Head of Environment Quality

 

Legislative Consent Memorandum

 

LJC(6)-04-21Briefing

LJC(6)-04-21Legal advice note

LJC(6)-04-21Research Service Briefing

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 2 - Letter from the Business Committee, 7 July 2021

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 3 - Letter to the Business Committee, 2 July 2021

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4       Proposed negative instruments that raise no reporting issues under Standing Order 21.3B

11.00-11.05                                                                                     (Page 101)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 4 - Proposed negative statutory instruments with clear reports

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4.1   pNeg(6)001 - The Food and Drink (Transitional Provisions) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021

                                                                                                                          

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5       Instruments that raise no reporting issues under Standing Order 21.2 or 21.3

11.05-11.10                                                                         (Pages 102 - 104)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 5 - Statutory instruments with clear reports

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Draft Affirmative Resolution Instruments

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5.1   SL(6)016 - The Coronavirus Act 2020 (Early Expiry: Local Authority Care and Support) (Wales) Regulations 2021

                                                                                                                          

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5.2   SL(6)017 - The Care Planning, Placement and Case Review (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2021

                                                                                                                          

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6       Instruments that raise issues to be reported to the Senedd under Standing Order 21.2 or 21.3

11.10-11.15                                                                                                    

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Made Negative Resolution Instruments

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6.1   SL(6)019 - The Business Tenancies (Extension of Protection from Forfeiture etc.) (Wales) (Coronavirus) (No. 2) Regulations 2021

                                                                                             (Pages 105 - 122)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 6 – Draft report

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 7 – Regulations

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 8 – Explanatory Memorandum

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 9 – Letter from the Minister for Economy, 28 June 2021

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6.2   SL(6)020 - The Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel and Public Health Information to Travellers) (Wales) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2021

                                                                                             (Pages 123 - 139)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 10 – Draft report

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 11 – Regulations

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 12 – Explanatory Memorandum

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 13 – Letter from the Minister for Health and Social Services, 28 June 2021

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 31 – Welsh Government response

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Draft Affirmative Resolution Instruments

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6.3   SL(6)018 - The Additional Learning Needs and Education Tribunal (Wales) Act 2018 (Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2021

                                                                                             (Pages 140 - 152)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 14 – Draft report

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 15 -  Regulations

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 16 – Explanatory Memorandum

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7       Instruments that raise issues to be reported to the Senedd under Standing Order 21.2 or 21.3 - previously considered

11.15-11.20                                                                                                    

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7.1   SL(6)009 - The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) (Amendment) (No. 11) Regulations 2021

                                                                                             (Pages 153 - 156)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 17 – Report

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 18 – Welsh Government – further response

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7.2   SL(6)013 - The Coronavirus Act 2020 (Residential Tenancies: Extension of Period of Protection from Eviction) (No. 2) (Wales) Regulations 2021

                                                                                             (Pages 157 - 164)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 19 – Report

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 20 – Welsh Government response

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8       Standing Order 30B Report: The European Union (Withdrawal) Act and Common Frameworks

11.20-11.25                                                                         (Pages 165 - 182)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 21 – Written statement by the Welsh Government, 2 June 2021

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 22 – UK Government Report: The European Union (Withdrawal) Act and Common Frameworks

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9       Papers to note

11.25-11.30                                                                                                    

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9.1   Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Regulatory Impact Assessment code for subordinate legislation

                                                                                             (Pages 183 - 188)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 23 – Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government, 1 July 2021

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 24 – Regulatory Impact Assessment Code for Subordinate Legislation

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9.2   Letter from the Head of Wales Office, Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists: Potential inquiry

                                                                                             (Pages 189 - 190)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 25 – Letter from Pippa Cotterill, Head of Wales Office, Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, 5 July 2021

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9.3   Letter from the Minister for Rural Affairs and North Wales, and Trefnydd: The Official Controls (Extension of Transitional Periods) Regulations 2021

                                                                                             (Pages 191 - 192)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 26 – Letter from the Minister for Rural Affairs and North Wales, and Trefnydd, 7 July 2021

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9.4   Letter from the Auditor General for Wales: The Work of Audit Wales

                                                                                             (Pages 193 - 194)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 32 – Letter from the  Auditor General for Wales, 9 July 2021

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10    Motion under Standing Order 17.42 to resolve to exclude the public from the remainder of the meeting

11.30                                                                                                               

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11    Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Environment Bill: Consideration of evidence

                                                                                                                          

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12    Committee procedures and ways of working

                                                                                             (Pages 195 - 248)

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 27 – Ways of working

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 28 – Early committee activity

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 29 – Merits report for Statutory Instruments laid but not formally scrutinised by the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee in the Fifth Senedd

LJC(6)-04-21 – Paper 30 – Training and development

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