Agenda, decisions and draft minutes

Venue: Y Siambr - Y Senedd

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Expected timing No. Item

Urgent Question

The item started at 13.30

 

Andrew RT Davies (South Wales Central): Will the First Minister make a statement on the exit of the Minister for Natural Resources and Food from the Cabinet?

 

(45 mins)

1.

Questions to the First Minister

The Presiding Officer will call the Party Leaders to ask questions without notice to the First Minister after Question 2.

 

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Decision:

The item started at 13.38

 

Questions 1 – 2, 4 -10 and 12 – 15 were asked. Question 3 was not asked. Question 11 was withdrawn. The Presiding Officer invited party leaders to ask questions to the First Minister after Question 2.

 

(30 mins)

2.

Business Statement and Announcement

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Decision:

The item started at 14.25

 

(60 mins)

3.

Statement by the Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty: Introduction of the Well-Being of Future Generations (Wales) Bill

Decision:

The item started at 14.46

 

(45 mins)

4.

Statement by the First Minister: The Welsh Government Response to the Williams Commission Report

Decision:

The item started at 15.43

 

(45 mins)

5.

Statement by the Minister for Local Government and Government Business: The Local Government White Paper

Decision:

The item started at 16.27

(45 mins)

6.

Statement by the Minister for Natural Resources and Food: The Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 (to be delivered by the Minister for Economy, Science and Transport)

Decision:

The item started at 17.10

(15 mins)

7.

Legislative Consent Motion on the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill

NDM5549 Carl Sargeant (Alyn and Deeside)

 

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales, in accordance with Standing Order 29.6, agrees that provisions in the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill which introduce a requirement that the leave of the High Court be obtained before a challenge may be brought against the validity of various planning-related orders, actions, plans and other strategic documents, in so far as they fall within the legislative competence of the National Assembly for Wales, should be considered by the UK Parliament.

 

A Legislative Consent Memorandum has been laid in Table Office on 15 May 2014 in accordance with Standing Order 29.2.

 

A Revised Legislative Consent Memorandum has been laid in Table Office on 25 June 2014 in accordance with Standing Order 29.2.

 

A copy of the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill can be found at: http://services.parliament.uk/bills/2013-14/criminaljusticeandcourts.html

 

Supporting Documents
Legislative Consent Memorandum

Revised Legislative Consent Memorandum
Letter from the Minister for Housing and Regeneration to the Chair of the Environment and Sustainability Committee following the Committee’s consideration of the Legislative Consent Motion on the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill

Decision:

The item started at 17.42

 

NDM5549 Carl Sargeant (Alyn and Deeside)

 

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales, in accordance with Standing Order 29.6, agrees that provisions in the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill which introduce a requirement that the leave of the High Court be obtained before a challenge may be brought against the validity of various planning-related orders, actions, plans and other strategic documents, in so far as they fall within the legislative competence of the National Assembly for Wales, should be considered by the UK Parliament.

 

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

 

(15 mins)

8.

The Public Bodies (Abolition of Food from Britain) Order 2014

NNDM5550 Alun Davies (Blaenau Gwent)

 

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales agrees, in accordance with section 9(6) of the Public Bodies Act 2011, and Standing Order 30A.10, that the Secretary of State makes The Public Bodies (Abolition of Food from Britain) Order 2014, in accordance with the draft laid in Table Office on 9 May 2014.

 

The Statutory Instrument Consent Memorandum was laid in Table Office on 9 May 2014.

Supporting Documents

Statutory Instrument Consent Memorandum
Explanatory Document

The Public Bodies (Abolition of Food from Britain) Order 2014
Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee Report

 

Decision:

The item started at 17.43

 

NNDM5550 Alun Davies (Blaenau Gwent)

 

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales agrees, in accordance with section 9(6) of the Public Bodies Act 2011, and Standing Order 30A.10, that the Secretary of State makes The Public Bodies (Abolition of Food from Britain) Order 2014, in accordance with the draft laid in Table Office on 9 May 2014.

 

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

 

(15 mins)

9.

Stage 4 Standing Order 26.47 motion to approve the Housing (Wales) Bill

Stage 4 Standing Order 26.47 motion to approve the Housing (Wales) Bill

 

Supporting Documents

Housing (Wales) Bill

Explanatory Memorandum

Decision:

The item started at 17.44

 

Voting on the motion under this item was deferred until Voting Time.

 

At the conclusion of Stage 3 the Minister may propose that the Bill be passed in accordance with Standing Order 26.47:

 

Stage 4 Standing Order 26.47 motion to approve the Housing (Wales) Bill.

 

The result was as follows:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

41

0

12

53

The motion was agreed.

 

Voting Time

The item started at 18.01

 

Votes Summary

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