Concise Minutes - Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee

Meeting Venue:

Committee Room 1 - Senedd

Meeting date: Thursday, 4 April 2019

Meeting time: 09.31 - 12.07
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Assembly Members:

Russell George AM (Chair)

Hefin David AM

Mark Reckless AM

David J Rowlands AM

Bethan Sayed AM

Joyce Watson AM


Jeff Protheroe, National Training Federation Wales

Professor Julie Lydon, Vice Chancellor, University of South Wales

Kieron Rees, Universities Wales

Ania Rolewska, Welsh Language Commissioner

Lowri Williams, Welsh Language Commissioner

Dafydd Trystan, Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol

David Hagendyk, Learning and Work Institute

Cerys Furlong, Chwarae Teg

Committee Staff:

Gareth Price (Clerk)

Robert Lloyd-Williams (Deputy Clerk)

Sara Moran (Researcher)



1       Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

1.1  Apologies were received by Vikki Howells AM

There were no substitutions or declarations of interest



2       Paper(s) to note

2.1 The correspondence was noted by the Committee



3       Regional Skills Partnerships: Training and Skills Providers

3.1 Jeff Protheroe, Professor Julie Lydon and Keiron Rees  answered questions from Committee Members



4       Regional Skills Partnerships: Welsh Language Provision

4.1 Ania Rolewska, Lowri Williams and Dr Dafydd Trystan answered questions from Committee Members



5       Regional Skills Partnerships: Gender Imbalance, Inclusion and Lifelong Learning

5.1 David Hagendyk and Cerys Furlong answered questions from Committee Members



6       Motion under Standing Order 17.42 (vi) to resolve to exclude the public from item 7 and 8

6.1 The Committee agreed the motion



7       Draft Report: The Future Development of Transport for Wales

7.1 The Committee discussed the draft report



8       Scoping Paper: Access to Banking

8.1 The Committee discussed the Scoping paper





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