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Transcript: Transcript for 18/11/2019 - Public Accounts Committee - Fifth Senedd

Expected timing No. Item

(13.00 - 13.40)


Scrutiny of Accounts 2018-19 - Assembly Commission: Consideration of Draft Report

PAC(5)-29-19 Paper 1 – Draft Report

Supporting documents:


1.1 The Committee considered and subject to a few minor revisions, agreed the draft report.





Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest


2.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting.

2.2 Apologies were received from Rhianon Passmore AM and Adam Price AM.





Paper(s) to note


3.1 The papers were noted.




Scrutiny of Accounts 2018-19: Letter from the Permanent Secretary, Welsh Government (7 November 2019)

Supporting documents:

(13.45 - 15.15)


Waste Management: Evidence session with the Welsh Government

Research Briefing

PAC(5)-29-19 Paper 2 – Welsh Government


Andrew Slade - Director General Economy, Skills and Natural Resources Group, Welsh Government

Gian Marco Currado - Director, Environment and Marine, Welsh Government

Rhodri Asby - Deputy Director, Waste and Resource Efficiency, Welsh Government

Dr Andy Rees - Head of Waste Strategy Branch, Welsh Government 


Supporting documents:


4.1The Committee took evidence from the Welsh Government as part of its inquiry into Waste Management.

4.2 Andrew Slade agreed to:

·         Send a copy of the most recent Municipal Waste Statistical Bulletin to enable Members to note the most recent data on the amount of waste and cyclamates collected; and

·         Details of the approach taken by Swansea Council in issuing notices to householders under Section 46 of The Environmental Protection Act 1990.






Motion under Standing Order 17.42 to resolve to exclude the public from the meeting for the following business:

Items 6 & 7 and Items 1 & 2 of the meeting on 25 November 2019


5.1 The motion was agreed.



(15.15 - 15.30)


Waste Management: Consideration of evidence received


6.1 The Committee considered the evidence received.



(15.30 - 16.00)


Cardiff Airport: Consideration of Letter from Welsh Government (30 October 2019)

PAC(5)-29-19 Paper 3 – Letter from Welsh Government

Supporting documents:


7.1 The Committee noted the letter and agreed to discuss further on receipt of additional information expected from the Welsh Government.