Decision details

Cynnig i addasu cylch gwaith y Pwyllgor Materion Allanol a Deddfwriaeth Ychwanegol

Decision Maker: Business Committee - Fifth Senedd, Plenary - Fifth Senedd

Is Key decision?: Yes


The Establishment and Remits of Committees is governed by Standing Order 16.

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The item started at 15.04


NDM6083 Elin Jones (Ceredigion)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales, in accordance with Standing Order 16.3:

Agrees to alter the remit of the External Affairs and Additional Legislation Committee, so that its remit is as follows:

(a) to examine the implications for Wales of the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union and to ensure Welsh interests are safeguarded during the withdrawal process, in any new relationship with the European Union and in the intra-UK post-withdrawal arrangements for relevant policy, finance and legislation;

(b) to coordinate activity across Assembly committees in relation to point (a) above.

(c) to carry out the functions of the responsible committee under Standing Orders 21.8 to 21.11, with a consequential change to the remit of the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee;

(d) to consider any other matter, including legislation, referred to it by the Business Committee.

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.


Publication date: 14/09/2016

Date of decision: 14/09/2016

Decided at meeting: 14/09/2016 - Plenary - Fifth Senedd