Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee Reports - Fifth Senedd

Reports published by the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee* can be accessed using the links below.

 

Reports on Inquiries

Reports on inquiries by the Committee can be accessed using the links below. Further information on each inquiry can be accessed on our completed inquiries page.

Report

Published

Scrutiny of regulations made under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018: operational matters (PDF 909KB)

Welsh Government response, September 2018 (PDF 525KB)

July 2018

Scrutiny of regulations made under the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (PDF, 660KB)

February 2018

UK governance post-Brexit (PDF, 794KB)

UK governance post-Brexit - The Citizen Panel, May 2018 (PDF 5MB)

UK governance post-Brexit: summary of evidence, May 2018 (PDF 912KB)

February 2018

 

 

UK Government's Wales Bill (PDF, 1MB)

October 2016

 

Reports on Senedd Bills

Reports on Senedd Bills considered by the Committee can be accessed using the links below. Further information on Senedd Bills can be accessed on the Senedd Bills Homepage

Report

Published

Welsh Elections (Coronavirus) Bill

Response by the Minister for Housing and Local Government to the Committee’s report, Annex – 3 February 2021

February 2021

Curriculum and Assessment (Wales) Bill (PDF 1MB)

December 2020

Renting Homes (Amendment) (Wales) Bill (PDF 2MB)

October 2020

Local Government and Elections (Wales) Bill (PDF 1MB)

Response by the Minister for Housing and Local Government to the Committee’s report – 23 March 2020

March 2020

Wild Animals and Circuses (Wales) Bill (PDF 1MB)

December 2019

Health and Social Care (Quality and Engagement) (Wales) Bill (PDF 1MB)

Response by the Minister for Health and Social Services to the Committee's Report - 14 January 2020

November 2019

National Health Service (Indemnities) (Wales) Bill (PDF 319KB)

November 2019

Children (Abolition of Defence of Reasonable Punishment) (Wales) Bill (PDF 417KB)

Response by the Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services to the Committee's Report - 13 September 2019

August 2019

Senedd and Elections (Wales) Bill – Stage 1 Report (PDF 1MB)

Response from the Llywydd to the Committee’s report - 13 August 2019

June 2019

Legislation (Wales) Bill – Stage 1 Report (PDF 982KB)

Response by the Counsel General to the Committee’s report – 3 May 2019

March 2019

Autism (Wales) Bill (PDF 468KB)

Response from Paul Davies AM, Member in Charge, to the reports by the Health, Social Care and Sport Committee; Finance Committee and Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee – 10 January 2019

December 2018

Renting Homes (Fees etc.) (Wales) Bill (PDF 446KB)

Letter from the First Minister – 14 November 2018

October 2018

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill (PDF 748KB)

Response by the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care to the Committee’s report – 17 September 2018

June 2018

Law Derived from the European Union (Wales) Bill [PDF, 270KB]

Response by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee’s Report - 16 March 2018 [PDF, 226 KB]

March 2018

Public Services Ombudsman (Wales) Bill [PDF, 673KB]

March 2018

Public Health (Minimum Price for Alcohol) (Wales) Bill [PDF, 715KB]

March 2018

Regulation of Registered Social Landlords (Wales) Bill (PDF, 612KB)

Response by the Minister for Housing and Regeneration to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee’s Stage 1 Report, 21 February 2018 [PDF, 346KB]

February 2018

Abolition of the Right to Buy and Associated Rights (Wales) Bill [PDF, 898 KB]

Response by the Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Children to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee’s Stage 1 report, 12 September 2017 [PDF, 247KB]

July 2017

Additional Learning Needs and Education Tribunal (Wales) Bill [PDF, 1MB]

Response by the Minister for Lifelong learning and Welsh Language to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee’s Stage 1 report, 17 July 2017 [PDF, 892KB]

May 2017

Trade Union (Wales) Bill [PDF, 797KB]

April 2017

Landfill Disposals Tax (Wales) Bill [PDF, 2MB]

Response by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Local Government to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee’s Stage 1 Report, 20 March 2017 [PDF, 644KB]

March 2017

Public Health (Wales) Bill [PDF, 702KB]

Response by the Minister for Social Services and Public Health to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee’s Stage 1 Report, 10 March 2017 [PDF, 156KB]

February 2017

Land Transaction Tax and Anti-avoidance of Devolved Taxes (Wales) Bill (PDF, 1MB)

Response by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Local Government to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee's Stage 1 Report, 10 January 2017 [PDF, 229KB]

December 2016

 

Reports on Legislative Consent Memorandums

Reports on Legislative Consent Memorandums referred to the Committee are listed below. Further information on the scrutiny process of Legislative Consent Memorandums can be accessed on the Legislative Consent homepage.

Report

Published

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memoranda on the Armed Forces Bill

March 2021

The Welsh Government's Legislative Consent Memoranda on the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill

March 2021

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memoranda on the Domestic Abuse Bill

February 2021

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No. 2) on the Environment Bill

Response by the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs to the Committee’s report – 9 March 2021

February 2021

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No. 2) on the Medicines and Medical Devices Bill

December 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Financial Services Bill (PDF 126KB)

December 2020

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No. 2) on the Trade Bill (PDF 165KB)

Response by the Counsel General to the Committee’s report – 13 January 2021

December 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the United Kingdom Internal Market Bill (PDF 882KB)

November 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Non-Domestic Rating (Lists) (No. 2) Bill (PDF 135KB)

November 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Medicines and Medical Devices Bill (PDF 113KB)

October 2020

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No 2) on the Fisheries Bill (PDF 247KB)

September 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Trade Bill (PDF 2MB)

Response by the Minister for International Relations and the Welsh Language to the Committee’s report – 11 September 2020

July 2020

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No 2) on the Agriculture Bill (PDF 152KB)

Response by the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs to the Committee’s report – 11 September 2020

July 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent

Memorandum on the Environment Bill

Response by the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs to the Committee’s report – 28 August 2020

July 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Finance Bill (PDF 100KB)

June 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Fire Safety Bill (PDF 106KB)

June 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Non-Domestic Rating (Public Lavatories) Bill (PDF 115KB)

June 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Fisheries Bill (PDF 2MB)

May 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Agriculture Bill (PDF 2MB)

Response by the Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs to the Committee’s report – 29 June 2020

May 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Direct Payments to Farmers (Legislative Continuity) Bill (PDF 118KB)

January 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill (PDF 163KB)

January 2020

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill (PDF 86KB)

October 2019

The Welsh Government’ s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Bill (PDF 90KB)

June 2019

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No 2) on the Agriculture Bill (PDF 171KB)

June 2019

The Welsh Government's Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Rivers Authorities and Land Drainage Bill (PDF 116KB)

April 2019

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No 2) on the Trade Bill (PDF 142KB)

March 2019

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill (PDF 95KB)

March 2019

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Fisheries Bill (PDF 557KB)

February 2019

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill (PDF 552KB)

January 2019

The Welsh Government’s Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Agriculture Bill (PDF 715KB)

January 2019

Scrutiny of regulations made under the Trade Bill (PDF, 556KB)

October 2018

The Welsh Government’s Supplementary Legislative Consent Memorandum (Memorandum No.2) on the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill

May 2018

Report on the Legislative Consent Memorandum on the Trade Bill (PDF, 293 KB)

March 2018

Report on the Legislative Consent Memorandum for the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill (PDF, 443 KB)

December 2017

Report on the Legislative Consent Memorandum for the Wales Bill. December 2016 (PDF, 128KB)

December 2016

 

Report on Statutory Instrument Consent Memorandums

Reports on Statutory Instrument Consent Memorandums considered by the Committee are listed below. Further information on Statutory Instrument Consent Memorandums can be accessed on the Committee’s Statutory Instrument Consent Memorandums homepage.

Report

Published

The European Union Withdrawal (Consequential Modifications) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (PDF 114KB)

November 2020

The Public Procurement (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 (PDF 115KB)

November 2020

The Waste (Circular Economy) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (PDF 111KB)

September 2020

The Direct Payments to Farmers (Legislative Continuity) Act 2020 (Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2020 (PDF 102KB)

June 2020

The Pilotage Act 1987 (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (PDF 88KB)

January 2020

The Pesticides (Amendment) Regulations 2019 (PDF 107KB)

October 2019

The Control of Mercury (Enforcement) Regulations 2017 (PDF 114KB)

January 2018

Environmental Impact Assessment (Miscellaneous Amendments Relating to Harbours, Highways and Transport) Regulations 2017 (PDF 114KB)

December 2017

 

Reports on Common Frameworks

Report

Published

The Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme Order 2020 as part of the UK Emissions Trading Scheme (PDF 183KB)

October 2020

 

 

Other reports

Report

Published

Fifth Senedd Legacy Report

March 2021

Proposed Order in Council: The Government of Wales Act 2006 (Amendment) Order 2021

January 2021

Proposed Order in Council: The Government of Wales Act 2006 (Amendment) Order 2019 (PDF 134KB)

September 2019

Scrutiny of regulations under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018: Progress report (PDF 224KB)

February 2019

Inter-Institutional relations agreement between the National Assembly for Wales and the Welsh Government (PDF 232KB)

January 2019

 

* Following a resolution in Plenary on 29 January 2020, the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee became the Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee.

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Type: For information

First published: 06/10/2016