Agenda

Venue: Committee Rooms 1&2 Combined - Senedd. View directions

Contact: Owain Roberts 

Media

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Transcript: Transcript for 11/05/2022 - Finance Committee

Items
Expected timing No. Item

Private pre-meeting - Informal (09.15-09.30)

(09.30)

1.

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

(09.30)

2.

Paper(s) to note

Minutes of the meeting held on 2 March

Minutes of the meeting held on 11 March

Minutes of the meeting held on 25 March

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2.1

PTN 1 - Welsh Government Draft Budget 2022-23: Welsh Government response to the Finance Committee's report - 4 March 2022

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2.2

PTN 2 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Financial Transactions Capital allocations - 28 February 2022

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2.3

PTN 3 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Further information on issues raised during the session on the second supplementary budget - 23 March 2022

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2.4

PTN 4 - Welsh Government Second Supplementary Budget 2021-22: Welsh Government response to the Finance Committee's report - 26 April 2022

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2.5

PTN 5 - Tertiary Education and Research (Wales) Bill: Welsh Government response to the Finance Committee's report - 29 March 2022

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2.6

PTN 6 - Letter from PCS Union: Use of ‘fire and rehire’ by Welsh public sector bodies - 25 April 2022

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2.7

PTN 7 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Budget Improvement Impact Advisory Group (BIIAG) - 25 March 2022

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2.8

PTN 8 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Budget Improvement Impact Advisory Group (BIIAG) - 27 April 2022

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2.9

PTN 9 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Draft Public Audit (Amendment) Wales Bill - 3 March 2022

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2.10

PTN 10 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Draft Public Audit (Amendment) (Wales) Bill - 6 April 2022

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2.11

PTN 11 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Finance Inter-ministerial Standing Committee (F:ISC) - 11 March 2022

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2.12

PTN 12 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Finance Inter-ministerial Standing Committee (F:ISC) - 5 April 2022

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2.13

PTN 13 - Letter from the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales to the Chair of Local Government and Housing Committee: Casework trends and complaint handling practices of Local Authorities - 8 March 2022

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2.14

PTN 14 - Letter from the Chair of the Equality and Social Justice Committee: Annual scrutiny of the Future Generations Commissioner: update report - 11 April 2022

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2.15

PTN 15 - Joint evidence from tourism industry bodies: Non Domestic Rating Order 2022 - 8 April 2022

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2.16

PTN 16 - Letter from the Chief Executive and Clerk of the Senedd: Use of the term BAME - 15 Feb 2022

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2.17

PTN 17 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government - Welsh Tax Acts etc. (Power to Modify) Bill - 22 April 2022

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2.18

PTN 18 - Letter from the Minister for Finance and Local Government: Approach to the publication of supplementary budgets during 2022-23 - 4 May 2022

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(09.30-10.15)

3.

Post-EU funding arrangements: Evidence session 1

Chris Llewelyn, Chief Executive, Welsh Local Government Association

Tim Peppin, Director of Regeneration and Sustainable Development, Welsh Local Government Association

 

Supporting documents:

FIN(6)-11-22 P1 – Welsh Local Government Association

Research Service Brief – Background paper

Research Service Brief

FIN(6)-11-22 Letter from the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Levelling Up, the Union and Constitution – 6 May 2022 (Included in the supplementary pack)

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Break (10.15-10.25)

(10.25-11.10)

4.

Post-EU funding arrangements: Evidence session 2

Dr Ed Poole, Senior Lecturer, Wales Governance Centre (Wales Fiscal Analysis)

Guto Ifan, Research Associate, Wales Governance Centre (Wales Fiscal Analysis)

David Phillips, Associate Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies

 

Supporting documents:

FIN(6)-11-22 P2 – Wales Governance Centre (Wales Fiscal Analysis)

Institute for Fiscal Studies blog - ‘IFS response to UK Shared Prosperity Fund’

Research Service Brief

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(11.10)

5.

Motion under Standing Order 17.42 (ix) to resolve to exclude the public from the remainder of this meeting and the meeting on 18 May 2022.

(11.10-11.25)

6.

Post-EU funding arrangements: Consideration of evidence

(11.25-11.55)

7.

Audit Wales: Estate Strategy and Five Year Strategic Plan

Adrian Crompton, Auditor General for Wales

Lindsay Foyster, Chair of the Wales Audit Office

Kevin Thomas, Executive Director of Corporate Services

 

Supporting documents:

FIN(6)-11-22 P3 - Presentation slides

Research Service Brief – Audit Wales Accommodation

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(11.55-12.10)

8.

First Supplementary Budget 2022-23: Directly Funded Bodies

Supporting documents:

FIN(6)-11-22 P4 - Public Services Ombudsman for Wales Supplementary Estimate 2022-23

FIN(6)-11-22 P5 – Senedd Commission Supplementary Estimate 2022-23 (Included in supplementary pack)

FIN(6)-11-22 Senedd Commission – Annex (Included in supplementary pack)

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(12.10-12.25)

9.

Scrutiny of the Welsh Government Draft Budget 2023-24: Stakeholder event

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FIN(6)-11-22 P6 – Stakeholder event

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