Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee


Meeting Venue:

Committee Room 2 - Senedd




Meeting date:

Monday, 14 July 2014




Meeting time:

14.30 - 15.06




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Concise Minutes:




Assembly Members:


David Melding AM (Chair)

Suzy Davies AM

Mick Antoniw AM (In place of Julie James AM)

Eluned Parrott AM

Simon Thomas AM













Committee Staff:


P Gareth Williams (Clerk)

Ruth Hatton (Deputy Clerk)

Gwyn Griffiths (Legal Advisor)

Gareth Pembridge (Legal Advisor)

Stephen Boyce (Researcher)

Alys Thomas (Researcher)





1    Introduction, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Apologies were received from Julie James AM.   Mick Antoniw AM substituted.




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


2.1  CLA419 - The Plant Health (Export Certification) (Wales) (Amendment) Order 2014


2.2  CLA420 - The Mobile Homes (Pitch Fees) (Prescribed Form) (Wales) Regulations 2014


2.3  CLA421 - The Mobile Homes (Selling and Gifting) (Wales) Regulations 2014


2.4  CLA422 - The Mobile Homes (Site Rules) (Wales) Regulations 2014


2.5  CLA423 - The Education (Student Support) (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2014


2.6  CLA424 - The Mobile Homes (Written Statement) (Wales) Regulations 2014


2.7  CLA425 - The Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (Wales) (Amendment) Order 2014


2.8  CLA426 - The Plant Health (Fees) (Wales) Regulations 2014


2.9  CLA418 - The Residential Property Tribunal Procedures and Fees (Wales) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2014


The Committee noted the statutory instruments and was content.


The Legal Adviser agreed to confirm whether or not the instruments in relation to Mobile Homes had taken into account a petition before the Assembly.




3    Papers to note

The Committee noted the papers.


3.1  Correspondence in relation to the Higher Education (Wales) Bill


3.2  Correspondence in relation to the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Bill




4    Motion under Standing Order 17.42 to resolve to exclude the public from the meeting for the following business:

The Committee agreed to conduct the remainder of the meeting in private.


5    Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (No.3) Deregulation Bill


5.1  Draft Report on the inquiry into Disqualification of Membership from the National Assembly for Wales


5.2  Forward Work Programme