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Introductions, apologies and substitutions - Equality and Social Justice Committee

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Meeting: 05/12/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1.)

Introductions, apologies and substitutions


Meeting: 21/11/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1.)

Introductions, apologies and substitutions


Meeting: 14/11/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1.)

Introductions, apologies and substitutions


Meeting: 24/10/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies and substitutions

Minutes:

No apologies, substitutions or declarations of interest were received.


Meeting: 17/10/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies and substitutions

Minutes:

Apologies were received from Jane Dodds. Sioned Williams was substituted by Peredur Owen Griffiths for all items on the agenda relating to the Social Partnership and Public Procurement (Wales) Bill.

 

 


Meeting: 10/10/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies and substitutions

Minutes:

There were no apologies.

 

Sioned Williams was substituted by Peredur Owen Griffiths and Altaf Hussain was substituted by Joel James for all items on the agenda relating to the Social Partnership and Public Procurement (Wales) Bill.

 


Meeting: 12/09/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1.)

Introductions, apologies and substitutions


Meeting: 11/07/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

Apologies were received from Sarah Murphy.

 

Sioned Williams was substituted by Peredur Owen Griffiths and Altaf Hussain was substituted by Joel James for all items on the agenda relating to the Social Partnership and Public Procurement (Wales) Bill.  Mike Hedges was substitute for Ken Skates on item 5 of the agenda.


Meeting: 04/07/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

Apologies were received from Sarah Murphy for Items 2, 3, 4 and 5.

Sioned Williams was substituted by Peredur Owen Griffiths and Altaf Hussain was substituted by Joel James for all items on the agenda relating to the Social Partnership and Public Procurement (Wales) Bill.

 

Declarations of interest were received from the following:

 

Jenny Rathbone – Member of Unite and Bevan Foundation

Ken Skates – Member of Unite

Sarah Murphy – Member of Unite, Unison, GMB and the Bevan Foundation

Jane Dodds – Member of Unite

Joel James – Member of Unite.


Meeting: 27/06/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

Apologies were received from Ken Skates for Item 2.

 

Sioned Williams was substituted by Peredur Owen Griffiths and Altaf Hussain was substituted by Joel James for all items on the agenda relating to the Social Partnership and Public Procurement  (Wales) Bill.


Meeting: 20/06/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

No apologies were received.

 

Sioned Williams was substituted by Peredur Owen Griffiths and Altaf Hussain was substituted by Joel James for all items on the agenda relating to the Social Partnership and Public Procurement (Wales) Bill.

 


Meeting: 13/06/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

No apologies were received.


Meeting: 09/06/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

Apologies were received from Sarah Murphy.

 

Joel James substituted for Altaf Hussain and Peredur Owen Griffiths substituted for Sioned Williams.

 

 


Meeting: 06/06/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

 No apologies were received.


Meeting: 16/05/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

No apologies were received.

 


Meeting: 25/04/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee had agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

Altaf Hussain declared an interest as a Councillor for Bridgend County Borough Council and also a Trustee for Brynawel Rehab Centre.

 


Meeting: 21/03/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

Apologies were received from Altaf Hussain. Sam Kurtz was in attendance as a substitute.

 

The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee had agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

Sam Kurtz declared an interest as a director of the registered charity: The Wales Federation of Young Farmers Clubs.

 


Meeting: 07/03/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

Apologies were received from Altaf Hussain. Tom Giffard was in attendance as a substitute.

 


Meeting: 07/02/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

Apologies were received from Altaf Hussain. Sam Rowlands was in attendance as a substitute.

 


Meeting: 24/01/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

No apologies were received.

 


Meeting: 10/01/2022 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

  

1.2 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.3 No apologies were received from Members.

 


Meeting: 29/11/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members and witnesses to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

  

1.2 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.3 No apologies were received from Members.

 


Meeting: 22/11/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 2)

2 Opening comments and welcome from the Chair

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

2.1 The Chair welcomed Members and participants to the meeting.


Meeting: 22/11/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Registration

Minutes:

1.1 Participants registered for the meeting.


Meeting: 15/11/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members and witnesses to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

  

1.2 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.3 Apologies were received from Altaf Hussain MS. Tom Giffard MS attended as a substitute. 

 


Meeting: 01/11/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members and witnesses to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

  

1.2 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.3 No apologies were received from Members.

 


Meeting: 20/10/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

  

1.2 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.3 No apologies were received from Members. Sioned Williams MS declared an interest for item 2 as a member of a credit union.

 


Meeting: 04/10/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

  

1.2 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.3 No apologies were received from Members. Jenny Rathbone MS and Sarah Murphy MS declared an interest for item 4 as both are members of credit unions.

 


Meeting: 20/09/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting of the Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

1.2 In accordance with Standing Order 34.19, the Chair stated that she had determined that the public were excluded from the Committee’s meeting in order to protect public health but that the meeting would be broadcast live on www.senedd.tv.

 

1.3 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Vikki Howells MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.4 Apologies were received from Sarah Murphy MS and Ken Skates MS. Jack Sargeant MS and Vikki Howells MS attended the meeting as substitutes. There were no declarations of interest.

 

 

 

 


Meeting: 16/07/2021 - Equality and Social Justice Committee (Item 1)

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the first meeting of the Sixth Senedd’s Equality and Social Justice Committee.

 

1.2 In accordance with Standing Order 34.19, the Chair stated that she had determined that the public were excluded from the Committee’s meeting in order to protect public health but that the meeting would be broadcast live on www.senedd.tv.

 

1.3 The Chair stated that if for any reason she dropped out of the meeting, the Committee agreed that Sarah Murphy MS would become Temporary Chair in accordance with Standing Order 17.22.

 

1.4 Apologies were received from Jane Dodds MS. There were no declarations of interest.