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Transcript: Transcript for 02/03/2021 - Plenary - Fifth Senedd

Items
Note No. Item

This meeting was held in a virtual format, with Members joining by video-conference.

 

(45 mins)

1.

Questions to the First Minister

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

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Minutes:

The item started at 13.30

The first 8 questions were asked. The Presiding Officer invited party leaders to ask questions to the First Minister after question 2.

 

(15 mins)

2.

Business Statement and Announcement

Minutes:

The item started at 14.22

 

(30 mins)

3.

Statement by the Minister for Health and Social Services: Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations

Minutes:

The item started at 14.46

 

(30 mins)

4.

Statement by the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs: Fuel Poverty Plan

Minutes:

The item started at 15.22

 

(15 mins)

5.

The Plant Health (Amendment) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021

NDM7602 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 27.5:

1. Approves that the draft The Plant Health (Amendment) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021 is made in accordance with the draft laid in the Table Office on 2 February 2021.

Supporting Documents

Explanatory Memorandum

Report of the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee

Minutes:

The item started at 16.00

NDM7602 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 27.5:

1. Approves that the draft The Plant Health (Amendment) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021 is made in accordance with the draft laid in the Table Office on 2 February 2021.

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

 

 

(15 mins)

6.

The Family Absence for Members of Local Authorities (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2021

NDM7603 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 27.5:

1. Approves that the draft The Family Absence for Members of Local Authorities (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 is made in accordance with the draft laid in the Table Office on 2 February 2021.

Supporting Documents

Explanatory Memorandum

Report of the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee

Minutes:

The item started at 16.02

NDM7603 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 27.5:

1. Approves that the draft The Family Absence for Members of Local Authorities (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2021 is made in accordance with the draft laid in the Table Office on 2 February 2021.

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

 

(15 mins)

7.

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2021

NDM7601 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 27.5:

1. Approves The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2021 laid in the Table Office on 19 February 2021.

Supporting Documents

Explanatory Memorandum

Report of the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee

Minutes:

The item started at 16.05

NDM7601 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 27.5:

1. Approves The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2021 laid in the Table Office on 19 February 2021.

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

 

(15 mins)

8.

Legislative Consent Motion on the Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No. 2) Bill

NDM7604 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 29.6, agrees that provisions in the Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No.2) Bill in so far as they fall within the legislative competence of the Senedd, should be considered by the UK Parliament.

A Legislative Consent Memorandum was laid in Table Office on 9 September 2020 in accordance with Standing Order 29.2.

Non-Domestic Rating (Lists)(No.2) Bill

Supporting Documents

Legislative Consent Memorandum

Report of the Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee

Report of the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee

Minutes:

The item started at 16.18

NDM7604 Rebecca Evans (Gower)

To propose that the Senedd, in accordance with Standing Order 29.6, agrees that provisions in the Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No.2) Bill in so far as they fall within the legislative competence of the Senedd, should be considered by the UK Parliament.

A Legislative Consent Memorandum was laid in Table Office on 9 September 2020 in accordance with Standing Order 29.2.

Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No.2) Bill

The motion was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

In accordance with Standing Order 12.18, at 16.24 proceedings were suspended for 6 minutes.

 

 

9.

Voting Time

Minutes:

There was no Voting Time

(180 mins)

10.

Debate: Stage 3 of the Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Bill

The amendments will be disposed of in the order that the sections and schedules to which they relate were set out in the motion under Standing Order 26.36 agreed by the Senedd on 23 February 2021.

The Amendments have been grouped for the purposes of debate and the groupings will be debated as follows:

1: Climate Crisis and Ecological Emergency
51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58

2: Lifesaving Skills and First Aid
1, 3

3: Relationships and Sexuality Education
2, 4, 41, 6, 8, 9, 10, 42, 20, 21, 22, 40

4: History and diversity of Wales
43, 44, 46, 47, 48

5: Welsh and English languages
34, 45, 35, 36, 37, 39, 49, 50, 38

6: Minor and technical amendments
30, 32, 33

7: Implementation and advice
5, 7, 12 (amendment 11 has been withdrawn)

8: Religion, Values and Ethics
13, 23, 14, 24, 25, 26, 15, 27, 16, 28, 29, 17, 18, 19

9: United Nations Conventions
31

Supporting Documents
Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Bill (as amended at Stage 2)
Explanatory Memorandum
Marshalled list of amendments
Groupings of amendments

Minutes:

The item started at 16.30

The amendments were disposed of in the order that the sections and schedules to which they relate were set out in the motion under Standing Order 26.36 as agreed by the Senedd on 23 February 2021.

In accordance with Standing Order 12.18, at 16.57 the Meeting was suspended by the Llywydd until 17.00.

A vote was taken on amendment 51:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

20

3

31

54

Amendment 51 was not agreed.

Amendment 1 was withdrawn.

A vote was taken on amendment 2:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

26

0

28

54

Amendment 2 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 43:

For

Abstain

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Total

20

2

31

53

Amendment 43 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 34:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

5

2

47

54

Amendment 34 was not agreed.

Amendment 3 was not moved.

A vote was taken on amendment 44:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

20

2

32

54

Amendment 44 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 52:

For

Abstain

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Total

20

2

32

54

Amendment 52 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 4:

For

Abstain

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Total

25

0

29

54

Amendment 4 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 41:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

13

2

39

54

Amendment 41 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 30:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

48

4

1

53

Amendment 30 was agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 45:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

19

2

33

54

Amendment 45 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 53:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

13

9

32

54

Amendment 53 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 46:

For

Abstain

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Total

20

2

32

54

Amendment 46 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 5:

For

Abstain

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Total

14

3

37

54

Amendment 5 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 6:

For

Abstain

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Total

26

0

28

54

Amendment 6 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 7:

For

Abstain

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Total

14

3

37

54

Amendment 7 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 8:

For

Abstain

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Total

26

0

28

54

Amendment 8 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 9:

For

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Total

26

0

28

54

Amendment 9 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 10:

For

Abstain

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Total

26

0

28

54

Amendment 10 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 54:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

14

9

31

54

Amendment 54 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 42:

For

Abstain

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Total

13

2

39

54

Amendment 42 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 35:

For

Abstain

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Total

3

3

48

54

Amendment 35 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 36:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

3

3

48

54

Amendment 36 was not agreed.

Amendment 37 was not moved.

Amendment 39 was not moved.

A vote was taken on amendment 13:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

9

3

42

54

Amendment 13 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 23:

For

Abstain

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Total

15

2

37

54

Amendment 23 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 14:

For

Abstain

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Total

8

4

42

54

Amendment 14 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 24:

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Abstain

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Total

14

1

39

54

Amendment 24 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 25:

For

Abstain

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Total

15

2

37

54

Amendment 25 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 26:

For

Abstain

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Total

14

1

39

54

Amendment 26 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 15:

For

Abstain

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Total

8

2

44

54

Amendment 15 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 27:

For

Abstain

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Total

15

2

37

54

Amendment 27 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 16:

For

Abstain

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Total

7

3

44

54

Amendment 16 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 28:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

14

0

40

54

Amendment 28 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 29:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

15

2

37

54

Amendment 29 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 17:

For

Abstain

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Total

11

2

41

54

Amendment 17 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 18:

For

Abstain

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Total

15

2

37

54

Amendment 18 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 19:

For

Abstain

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Total

14

0

40

54

Amendment 19 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 20:

For

Abstain

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Total

14

0

40

54

Amendment 20 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 47:

For

Abstain

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Total

20

2

32

54

Amendment 47 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 55:

For

Abstain

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Total

20

2

32

54

Amendment 55 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 21:

For

Abstain

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Total

14

0

40

54

Amendment 21 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 48:

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Abstain

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Total

20

2

32

54

Amendment 48 not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 56:

For

Abstain

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Total

20

2

32

54

Amendment 56 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 22:

For

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Total

14

0

40

54

Amendment 22 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 40:

For

Abstain

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Total

46

4

4

54

Amendment 40 was agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 57:

For

Abstain

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Total

13

4

37

54

Amendment 57 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 31:

For

Abstain

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Total

48

0

5

53

Amendment 31 was agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 32:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

50

3

1

54

Amendment 32 was agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 49:

For

Abstain

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Total

19

2

33

54

Amendment 49 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 33:

For

Abstain

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Total

46

7

0

53

Amendment 33 was agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 12:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

22

1

31

54

 

 

 

 

Amendment 12 was not agreed.

Amendment 58 was not moved.

A vote was taken on amendment 50:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

19

2

33

54

Amendment 50 was not agreed.

Amendment 38 was not moved.

All sections and schedules of the Bill were deemed agreed, concluding Stage 3 proceedings.

 

 

Votes Summary

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