Agenda and minutes

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Transcript: Transcript for 19/01/2023 - Economy, Trade, and Rural Affairs Committee

Items
Expected timing No. Item

(09.30)

1.

Introductions, apologies, substitutions and declarations of interest

Minutes:

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members to the meeting.

1.2 Vikki Howells sent her apologies.

(09.30)

2.

Papers to note

Minutes:

2.1 The papers were noted.

2.1

Letter from the Minister for Rural Affairs and North Wales, and Trefnydd

Supporting documents:

2.2

Letter from the Minister for Economy

Supporting documents:

2.3

Letter from the Chair of the Business Committee to the Minister for Rural Affairs and North Wales, and Trefnydd

Supporting documents:

2.4

Letter from the Minister for Rural Affairs and North Wales, and Trefnydd to the Chair of the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee

Supporting documents:

2.5

Letter from the Minister for Economy

Supporting documents:

(09.30-11.00)

3.

Food (Wales) Bill - Evidence session 1

Peter Fox MS, Member in charge

Tyler Walsh, Member of the Senedd Support Staff

Gareth Rogers, Bill Manager

Sam Davies, Legal Services

Aled Evans, Legal Services

Elfyn Henderson, Senedd Research

Minutes:

3.1 The Committee heard evidence from the Member in Charge.

(11.10-12.10)

4.

Food (Wales) Bill - Evidence session 2

Katie Palmer, Programme Manager, Food Sense Wales / Secretariat, Food Policy Alliance Cymru

Simon Wright, Director of Food and Rural Economy, University of Wales Trinity St David / Owner, Wright’s Independent Foods Ltd

Professor Terry Marsden, Professor Emeritus in Environmental Policy and Planning, School of Geography and Planning, Cardiff University

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

4.1 The Committee heard evidence from the panel.

(12.10)

5.

Motion under Standing Order 17.42(ix) to resolve to exclude the public for the remainder of the meeting

Minutes:

5.1 The motion was agreed

(12.10-12.20)

6.

Private

Consideration of evidence following the meeting

Minutes:

6.1 The Committee considered the evidence heard.