Oral Assembly Questions tabled on 12 February 2014
for answer on 19 February 2014

 

R - Signifies the Member has declared an interest.
W - Signifies that the question was tabled in Welsh.

(Self identifying Question no. shown in brackets)

 

To ask the Minister for Finance

 

1. Mike Hedges (Swansea East): Will the Minister make a statement on the devolution of Stamp Duty Land Tax? OAQ(4)0364(FIN)

 

2. Leighton Andrews (Rhondda): Will the Minister make a statement on the process for procuring information technology by public sector organisations in Wales? OAQ(4)0370(FIN)

 

3. Dafydd Elis-Thomas (Dwyfor Meirionnydd): What discussions has the Minister had with UK Finance Ministers with regards to the Barnett formula? OAQ(4)0377(FIN)W

 

4. Angela Burns (Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire): Will the Minister outline the timetable for reviewing spending priorities during the Fourth Assembly? OAQ(4)0374(FIN)

 

5. Rhun ap Iorwerth (Ynys Môn): Will the Minister make a statement on the overall funding allocation to the Economy, Science and Transport portfolio? OAQ(4)0373(FIN)W

 

6. Mark Isherwood (North Wales): Will the Minister make a statement on the overall budget allocation to the Housing and Regeneration portfolio? OAQ(4)0367(FIN)

 

7. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire): Will the Minister make a statement on the second supplementary budget 2013-14? OAQ(4)0371(FIN)

 

8. Bethan Jenkins (South Wales West): Will the Minister make a statement on the additional £55m funding announced in the Welsh Government’s second supplementary budget 2013-14? OAQ(4)0375(FIN)

 

9. Mick Antoniw (Pontypridd): Will the Minister make a statement on the benefits of the European Social Fund to people in Rhondda Cynon Taf? OAQ(4)0372(FIN)

 

10. Janet Finch-Saunders (Aberconwy): Will the Minister make a statement on public procurement in Wales? OAQ(4)0378(FIN)

 

11. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire): Will the Minister make a statement on what action the Welsh Government is taking to deliver value for money across all Welsh Government departments? OAQ(4)0363(FIN)

 

12. Leighton Andrews (Rhondda): Will the Minister make a statement on the next round of European funding? OAQ(4)0365(FIN)

 

13. Alun Ffred Jones (Arfon): Will the Minister make a statement on the devolution of financial powers? OAQ(4)0368(FIN)W

 

14. Julie James (Swansea West): What progress has the Minister made in encouraging the use of the National Procurement Service for Wales? OAQ(4)0369(FIN)

 

15. Kirsty Williams (Brecon and Radnorshire): Will the Minister make a statement on the additional funding allocation to the Health and Social Services portfolio in the second supplementary budget 2013-14? OAQ(4)0376(FIN)

 

To ask the Minister for Local Government and Government Business

 

1. Mike Hedges (Swansea East):Will the Minister outline how many No-Cold Calling Zones are in operation throughout Wales? OAQ(4)0375(LG)

2. Keith Davies (Llanelli): Will the Minister provide an update on Local Government funding in Wales? OAQ(4)0391(LG)W

 

3. Angela Burns (Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire): Will the Minister outline how local authorities are monitored with regard to the implementation of Welsh Government policy? OAQ(4)0383(LG)

 

4. Simon Thomas (Mid and West Wales): Will the Minister undertake a cost-benefit analysis of the recommendations of the Williams Commission? OAQ(4)0381(LG)W

 

5. Rhodri Glyn Thomas (Carmarthen East and Dinefwr):What discussions has the Minister had with local authority leaders regarding their audit processes? OAQ(4)0385(LG)

 

6. Rhun ap Iorwerth (Ynys Môn): Will the Minister make a statement on delivering value for money across local government? OAQ(4)0382(LG)W

 

7. Jenny Rathbone (Cardiff Central):What action can the Welsh Government take to protect girls from Female Genital Mutilation? OAQ(4)0380(LG)

 

8. Bethan Jenkins (South Wales West):What advice has the Welsh Government issued to local authorities regarding the reduction of residential street lighting levels as a cost saving measure? OAQ(4)0390(LG)

 

9. Bethan Jenkins (South Wales West):How does the Welsh Government ensure local authorities achieve maximum value for money from the funding they receive? OAQ(4)0376(LG)

10. Elin Jones (Ceredigion): What discussions has the Minister had regarding financial pressures on rural local authorities? OAQ(4)0386(LG)

 

11. Leighton Andrews (Rhondda):Will the Minister make a statement on local government reorganisation? OAQ(4)0377(LG)

12. Eluned Parrott (South Wales Central):What plans does the Minister have to ensure that local councils work together to deliver improved services over the next few years? OAQ(4)0387(LG)

 

13. Mark Isherwood (North Wales):Will the Minister outline Welsh Government support for local government collaboration? OAQ(4)0378(LG)

14. William Powell (Mid and West Wales):Will the Minister make a statement on the issues facing rural local authorities in Wales? OAQ(4)0388(LG)R

 

15. William Powell (Mid and West Wales): Will the Minister provide an update on the live internet broadcasting of Welsh local authority proceedings? OAQ(4)0389(LG)

 

To ask the Assembly Commission

 

1. Jenny Rathbone (Cardiff Central): What evaluation has been made of the performance of the ground source heat pump which serves the Senedd building? OAQ(4)0079(AC)