Votes and Proceedings - Plenary

Meeting Venue:

Y Siambr - Y Senedd

Meeting date:
Tuesday, 20 September 2022

Meeting time: 13.30
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This meeting was held in a hybrid format, with some Members in the Senedd Chamber and others joining by video-conference.



Presiding Officer Statement

The Llywydd, on behalf of the Senedd, made a statement extending condolences to the family and friends of former Member Mick Bates.



Presiding Officer Statement

The Presiding Officer announced, in accordance with Standing Order 26.75, that the Tertiary Education and Research (Wales) Bill and the Welsh Tax Acts etc. (Power to Modify) Bill have been given Royal Assent.



1       Questions to the First Minister

The item started at 13.31

The first 8 questions were asked. The Presiding Officer invited party leaders to ask questions to the First Minister after question 2.



2       Business Statement and Announcement

The item started at 14.25



3       Statement by the First Minister: Update on the Cost of Living

The item started at 14.44



4       Statement by the Counsel General and Minister for the Constitution: The Environmental Protection (Single-use Plastic Products) (Wales) Bill - Postponed from 13 September

The item started at 15.37



5       Statement by the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Visitor Levy Consultation - Postponed from 13 September

The item started at 16.16



6       Statement by the Minister for Health and Social Services: Update on Covid and Winter Pressures

The item started at 17.02



7       Statement by the Minister for Education and Welsh Language: Update on Free School Meals

The item started at 17.30



The meeting concluded at 18.00

The Senedd will sit again in Plenary at 13.30, Wednesday, 21 September 2022