Agenda - Children, Young People, and Education Committee


Meeting Venue:

Hybrid - Committee room 4 Ty Hywel

and video conference via Zoom

Meeting date: 18 November 2021

Meeting time: 09.15
For further information contact:

Naomi Stocks

Committee Clerk

0300 200 6565

SeneddChildren@senedd.wales


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

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Private pre-meeting

(08.45 - 09.15)

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1       Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

(09.15)                                                                                                             

 

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2       Scrutiny of Children's Commissioner for Wales Annual Report 2020 - 2021

(09.15 - 10.15)                                                                           (Pages 1 - 13)


Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales

Jane Houston, Policy Adviser – Office of the Children’s Commissioner for Wales

 

Annual Report 2020 - 2021

Attached Documents:
Research Brief - Children's Commissioner for Wales

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3       Motion under Standing Order 17.42(xi) to resolve to exclude the public from the meeting for items 4 and 6

(10.15)                                                                                                             

 

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4       Consideration of the evidence from the previous evidence session

(10.15 - 10.20)                                                                                                

 

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Break

(10.20 - 10.30)

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5       Tertiary Education and Research (Wales) Bill - evidence session 1

(10.30 - 12.00)                                                                         (Pages 14 - 56)


Jeremy Miles MS, Minister for Education and Welsh Language

Zenny Saunders, Deputy Director PCET Reform - Welsh Government

David Morris, Policy team - Welsh Government

Helen Jones, Policy team - Welsh Government

Cath Wyatt, Bill Manager – Welsh Government

 

Tertiary Education and Research (Wales) Bill

Explanatory Memorandum

Attached Documents:
Research Brief - Tertiary Education and Research (Wales) Bill

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6       Consideration of the evidence from the previous evidence session

(12.00 - 12.10)                                                                                                

 

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Lunch

(12.10 - 13.00)

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Private pre-meeting

(13.00 - 13.15)

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7       Tertiary Education and Research (Wales) Bill - evidence session 2

(13.15 - 14.15)                                                                         (Pages 57 - 64)


David Blaney, Chief Executive – Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW)

Bethan Owen, Deputy Chief Executive - Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW)

Attached Documents:
CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper 1 - Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW)

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8       Papers to note

(14.15)                                                                                                             

 

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8.1   Childcare and parental employment: the pandemic and beyond

                                                                                                 (Pages 65 - 67)

Attached Documents:
Letter from the Chair of the Equality and Social Justice Committee - CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper to note 1

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8.2   Matters related to justice - Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee

                                                                                                 (Pages 68 - 69)

Attached Documents:
Letter from the Chair of the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee in relation to the Education Tribunal - CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper to note 2

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8.3   Welsh Government Draft Budget 2022 - 2023

                                                                                                 (Pages 70 - 75)

Attached Documents:
Letter from the Chair of the Children, Young People and Education Committee to the Minister for Education and Welsh Language - CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper to note 3

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8.4   Welsh Government Draft Budget 2022 - 2023

                                                                                                 (Pages 76 - 81)

Attached Documents:
Letter from the Chair of the Children, Young People and Education Committee to the Minister for Health and Social Services - CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper to note 4

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8.5   Scrutiny of Minister for Education and Welsh Language

                                                                                                 (Pages 82 - 86)

Attached Documents:
Letter from the Minister for Education and Welsh Language following the scrutiny session on 23 September 2021 - CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper to note 5

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8.6   General scrutiny of the Minister for Health and Social Services

                                                                                                           (Page 87)

Attached Documents:
Letter from the Chair of the Children, Young People and Education Committee to the Minister for Education and Welsh Language and Deputy Minister for Mental Health and Wellbeing - CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper to note  6

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8.7   Welsh Government Draft Budget 2022-23

                                                                                                 (Pages 88 - 94)

Attached Documents:
Letter from the Chair of the Health and Social Care Committee - CYPE(6)-06-21 - Paper to note 7

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9       Motion under Standing Order 17.42(ix) to resolve to exclude the public for the remainder of the meeting

(14.15)                                                                                                             

 

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10    Consideration of the evidence from the evidence session on the Tertiary Education and Research (Wales) Bill

(14.15 - 14.25)                                                                                                

 

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11    Consideration of the Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Skills and Post-16 Education Bill

(14.25 - 14.45)                                                                       (Pages 95 - 111)

Attached Documents:
Private Paper - Legal Advice Note

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12    Consideration of the Committee's Strategic Vision

(14.45 - 15.00)                                                                     (Pages 112 - 117)

Attached Documents:
Private Paper - Strategic planning

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