Venue: Committee Room 3 - Senedd
Contact: Policy: Llinos Dafydd Legislation: Sarah Beasley/Fay Buckle/Steve George
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Election of the Temporary Chair
1.1 As apologies were received from the Chair of the Committee Vaughan Gething AM, Lynne Neagle AM was elected Temporary Chair
Introductions, apologies and substitutions
2.1 Apologies were received from Vaughan Gething AM (Jenny Rathbone AM substituted) and Mick Antoniw AM (Ann Jones AM substituted).
Recovery of Medical Costs for Asbestos Diseases (Wales) Bill: Stage 2 - Consideration of Amendments
3.1 In accordance with Standing Order 26.21, the Committee disposed of amendments to the Bill in the following order:
Sections 1 – 21
3.2 The Committee considered and disposed of the following amendments:
Amendment 9 (Darren Millar)
Amendment 10 (Darren Millar)
Amendment 3 (Mark Drakeford) was agreed to, in accordance with Standing Order 17.34 (i).
Amendment 1 (Mick Antoniw) was agreed to, in accordance with Standing Order 17.34 (i).
Amendment 6 (Mark Drakeford) was agreed to, in accordance with Standing Order 17.34 (i).
Amendment 5 (Mark Drakeford) was agreed to, in accordance with Standing Order 17.34 (i).
Amendment 13 (Darren Millar) was withdrawn.
Amendment 2 (Mick Antoniw) was agreed to, in accordance with Standing Order 17.34 (i).
Amendment 14 (Darren Millar) was withdrawn.
3.3 The Chair advised that all sections of the Bill had been agreed by the Committee and as all amendments had been disposed of, Stage 3 will commence from 25 April 2013.
3.4 Under standing order 26.27, Members agreed that the Member in Charge should prepare a revised Explanatory Memorandum.
Papers to note
Paper: HSC(4)-13-13 - Paper 1 - Letter to the Chair from Mick Antoniw AM
4a.1 The Committee noted the letter from the Member in Charge to the Chair providing a supplementary note in response to recommendation 5 of the Committee’s Stage 1 report on the Bill.