Business Diary

Monday 20 January 2020 - Friday 24 January 2020

* Committee Business relates to non-substantive items of business such as the consideration of minutes of the previous meeting and consideration of correspondence or matters arising from previous meetings
TimeVenuePlenary/Committee
Monday 20 January 2020
9:30 AMRoom 106Business Committee

Closed from 9:30 AM (60 mins)
Committee Business
12:00 PMAssembly ChamberPlenary Session
1:00 PMRoom 106Business Committee

Closed from 1:00 PM (60 mins)
Committee Business
Tuesday 21 January 2020
10:00 AMRoom 29Committee for Infrastructure

Public from 10:00 AM (10 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:10 AM (20 mins)
Arrangements for Committee Meetings

Staff Contact Details

Outcomes of an Effective Committee

Committee approach to dealing with correspondence and requests for meetings that are not linked to strategic priorities or statutory duties

Committee approach to meeting preparation and witness questioning

Protocol on conduct and courtesy in Committee Meetings

Committee approach to the use of Social Media

Committee Membership

Declaration of Members' Interests

Committee Procedures

Guidance on Timescales for Interaction between Assembly Committees and Departments

Public from 10:30 AM (150 mins)
Subordinate Legislation: Delegation of Technical Scrutiny to the Examiner of Statutory Rules
• Miss Angela Kelly, Examiner of Statutory Rules

SR 2017-95 The Hannahstown Hill, Belfast (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2017-96 The Bann Drive Londonderry (Footpaths) (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Rory Duddy, DfI

SR 2017-97 The Orchard Road Industrial Estate, Strabane (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Rory Duddy, DfI

SR 2017-98 The A27 Poyntzpass Road, Scarva (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2017-124 The Ormeau Road, Belfast (Footway) (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2017-161 The Glenwood Green, Dunmurry (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2017-170 The B3 Tandragee Road, Markethill (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2017-192 The Manor, Blacks Road, Belfast (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2017-193 The Granemore Road, Tassagh, Keady (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2017-195 The Meadow Lane, Portadown (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2017-237 The C161 Derrycarne Road, Portadown (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2017-239 The Former C158 Ballynacor Road, Portadown (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2018-13 The Woodtown Road, Ballymena, (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Cathal Brown, DfI

SR 2018-14 The B78 Tandragee Road, Portadown (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2018-20 The U7882 Old Road, Poyntzpass (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2018-22 The New Line, Carrickfergus (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Cathal Brown, DfI

SR 2018-27 The Annesborough Industrial Estate, Annesborough Road, Lurgan (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2018-72 The Crescent Link, Londonderry (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Rory Duddy, DfI

SR 2018-73 The Gardiners Cross Road, Maguiresbridge (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Rory Duddy, DfI

SR 2018-74 The Linsfort Drive, Londonderry (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Rory Duddy, DfI

SR 2018-75 The U1371 (unnamed road) off Long Lane, Portadown (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2018-76 The Limavady Road, Garvagh (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Cathal Brown, DfI

SR 2018-117 The Hillsborough Road, Moneyreagh (Abandonment and Stopping-Up) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2018-118 The Station Road, Moira, (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2018-119 The M1 Motorway Westbound Off-slip at Tamnamore Roundabout, Dungannon (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Rory Duddy, DfI

SR 2018-120 The C161 Derrycarne Road, Portadown, (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2018-159 The Ferrard Meadow, Antrim (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Cathal Brown, DfI

SR 2018-160 The Annaghilla Road, Augher, Dungannon (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Rory Duddy, DfI

SR 2019-94 The Footpaths (Centre Walk, Cherry Path and Lakeside Walk) Craigavon (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2019-96 The Finvoy Street, Belfast (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2019-97 The Kilkinamurry Road and Katesbridge Road, Banbridge (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2019-98 The Bramble Road, Newtownabbey (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Cathal Brown, DfI

SR 2019-100 The Ballybeen Park, Dundonald (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2019-127 The U1364 Charlestown Road, Portadown (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2019-169 The Tyndale Gardens, Belfast (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2019-170 The Monaghan Road, Armagh (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2019-225 The Ballysillan Park, Belfast (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2019-226 The Ferrard Meadow, Antrim (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Cathal Brown, DfI

SR 2017-87 The Roads (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr David Millar, DfI

SR 2017-31 The Trunk Roads T1, T3 and T7 (York Street Interchange) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2017-194 The Dalton Street, Belfast (Stopping-Up) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2017-226 TheTrunk Road T3 (Western Transport Corridor) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr David Millar, DfI

SR 2019-228 The U7200 Ballygowan Road, Dromore (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2019-229 The Tarry Lane, Lurgan (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2019-239 The Galway Drive, Belfast (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2018-30 The A1 Dual Carriageway (between Springwell Loanin and Castlewellan Road Bridge) Banbridge (Stopping-Up) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2018-178 The Pond Park Road and Beanstown Road, Lisburn (Stopping-Up) Order (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2019-6 The Road Traffic and Vehicles and Waterways (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Donald Starritt, DfI

SR 2019-19 The Motorways Traffic (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2019-167 The Millmount Road, Dundonald (Stopping-Up) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kevin Monaghan, DfI

SR 2017-89 The Motor Cycles (Protective Headgear) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mrs Beverley Cowan, DfI
• Ms Claire Devlin, DfI

SR 2017-117 The Driving and Mortorcycle Instructors (Recognition of European Professional Qualifications) Regulations (NI) 2017
• Mrs Beverley Cowan, DfI
• Ms Claire Devlin, DfI

SR 2017-127 The Bus and Coach Passengers Rights and Obligations (Designation and Enforcement) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Ciaran Crosbie, DfI

SR 2017-139 The Public Service Vehicles (Conditions of Fitness, Equipment and Use) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2017-140 The Motor Vehicles (Construction and use) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2017-141 The Taxi Licensing (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2017-191 The Motor Vehicles (Authorised Weight) (Construction and Use) and (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2017-225 The Taxis (Taximeters, Devices and Maximum Fares Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mrs Beverley Cowan, DfI

SR 2018-85 The Motor Vehicles Testing (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2018-86 The Goods Vehicles (Testing) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2018-87 The Motor Vehicles (Construction and Use) (Amendment) Regulations (Northen Ireland) 2018
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2018-88 The Road Vehicles Lighting (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2018-89 The Public Service Vehicles (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mr Alex Boyle, DfI

SR 2018-90 The Taxi Licensing (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mrs Beverley Cowan, DfI

SR 2018-132 The Motor Vehicles (Driving Licences) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mrs Beverley Cowan, DfI

SR 2019-12 The Drivers’ Hours and Tachographs (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Donald Starritt, DfI

SR 2019-194 The Passenger and Goods Vehicles (Tacographs) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Donald Starritt, DfI

SR 2019-74 The Disabled Persons (Badges for Motor Vehicles) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Brendan Devlin, DfI

SR 2019-27 The Public Service Vehicles (International Passenger Services) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Ciaran Crosbie, DfI

SR 2017-84 The Rail Passengers Rights and Obligations (Designation and Enforcement) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Garry McKenna, DfI

SR 2019-15 The Railways Infrastructure (Access, Management and Licensing of Railway Undertakings) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Garry McKenna, DfI

SR 2019-20 The Road Vehicles Lighting (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Philip Gallagher, DfI

SR 2018-193 The Harbour Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Revocation) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Mrs Deirdre Gallagher, DfI

SR 2018-196 The Water Environment (Floods Directive) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018
• Ms Julie-Ann Dutton, DfI

SR 2019-209 The Waterways (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Dr Andrew Grieve, DfI

SR 2019-120 The Dundrod Circuit (Admission Charges) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Manus Bradley, DfI

SR 2019-166 The Central Reservations on the A1 Dromore By-Pass, Dromore and the A1 Dromore Road, Hillsborough (Stopping-Up) Order (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Mr Kieran McQuaid, DfI

SR 2017-83 The Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Mr Brian Gorman, DfI

SR 2019-112 The Planning (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Ms Irene Kennedy, DfI

SR 2019-24 The Planning (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019
• Ms Irene Kennedy, DfI

SR 2017-88 The Drainage (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Ms Julie-Ann Dutton, DfI

Public from 1:00 PM (5 mins)
Committee Business
2:00 PMRoom 30Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs

Closed from 2:00 PM (60 mins)
Committee Business

Briefing from the Clerk on Statutory Rules approach to be taken

Committee Protocols

Briefing from the Examiner of Statutory Rules

Public from 3:00 PM (5 mins)
Committee Business

Committee Membership

Public from 3:05 PM (45 mins)
DAERA Oral Briefing on Direct Payments to Farmers (Legislative Continuity) Bill - Departmental Briefing

Public from 3:50 PM (30 mins)
Subordinate Legislation: Delegation of Technical Scrutiny to the Examiner of Statutory Rules

SR 2017/152: The Agriculture (Student fees)(Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017 - Written Briefing from DAERA

SR 2018/136: The Agriculture (Student fees) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018 - Written Breifing from DAERA

SR 2019/108 The Agriculture (Student Fees) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019 - Written Breifing from DAERA

SR 2020/008 The Agriculture (Student fees) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2020 - Written Breifing from DAERA

SR 2017/221: The Waste (Fees and Charges) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017 - Written Briefing from DAERA

SR 2018/91: The Waste (Fees and Charges) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018 - Written Breifing from DAERA

SR 2019/83: The Waste (Fees and Charges) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2019 - Written Briefing from DAERA

Public from 4:20 PM (10 mins)
Committee Business
Wednesday 22 January 2020
9:45 AMRoom 30Committee for Education

Public from 9:45 AM (15 mins)
Committee Business

Committee Composition

Closed from 10:00 AM (30 mins)
Committee Procedures and Practices

Closed from 10:30 AM (30 mins)
Education Overview

Public from 11:00 AM (15 mins)
Declaration of Interests

Treatment of Subordinate legislation: Delegation of technical scrutiny to the Examiner of Statutory Rules

2011-2016 Legacy Report

Access to Legacy Papers

Public from 11:15 AM (95 mins)
Minister for Education - Briefing
• Mr P Weir, Minister of Education
• Mr Derek Baker, DE

Public from 12:50 PM (5 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 12:55 PM (20 mins)
Draft Forward Work Programme / Induction Programme

Committee Business
10:00 AMSenate ChamberCommittee for Infrastructure

Public from 10:00 AM (10 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:10 AM (170 mins)
The Commitee will consider the remainder of the Subordinate Legislation from the meeting on 21 January 2020

Public from 1:00 PM (10 mins)
Committee Business
10:00 AMRoom 29Committee for the Economy

Closed from 10:00 AM (60 mins)
Committee Business

Arrangements for Committee Meetings

Staff Contact Details

Committee Induction Plan and arrangements for strategic planning meeting

Outcomes of an Effective Committee

Committee approach to dealing with correspondence and requests for meetings which are not linked to strategic priorities or statutory duties

Committee approach to meeting preperation and witness questioning

Committee approach to the use of social media

Protocol on conduct and courtesy at Committee Meetings

Public from 11:00 AM (90 mins)
Committee Membership

Declaration of Members Interests

Committee Procedures

Guidance on timescales for interaction between Committees and Departments

Subordinate Legislation: Delegation of Technical Scrutiny to the Examiner of Statutory Rules

Clerk's Briefing paper on work of Committee for the Economy during the 2016/17 mandate

Departmental Briefing: Overview of Department
• Mr Mike Brennan, DfE
• Mr Paul Grocott, DfE
• Mr Colin Lewis, DfE

Committee Business

SR - The Industrial Training Levy

SR - Student Fees

SR - Education Student Support

SR - Trade Union and Labour Relations

SR - Health & Safety

SR - Energy

SR - The Industrial Tribunals

Statutory Rules subject to no procedure

Overview of Secondary Legislation

Public from 12:30 PM (30 mins)
Committee Business
2:00 PMRoom 29Committee for Finance

Closed from 2:00 PM (80 mins)
Committee Business

Committee protocols

RaISe Briefing on public expenditure and budget process
• Mrs Eileen Regan, Senior Researcher

Public from 3:20 PM (100 mins)
Committee Membership

Committee Business

Committee procedures

Guidance on timescales for interaction between Committees and Departments

Subordinate Legislation: Delegation of technical scrutiny to the Examiner of Statutory Rules

Committee for Finance Legacy Report 2011-2016 & Clerk’s Briefing

Committee Business
Thursday 23 January 2020
10:00 AMRoom 29Committee for Communities

Closed from 10:00 AM (60 mins)
Committee Practices

Presentation from the Examiner of Statutory Rules

Public from 11:00 AM (90 mins)
Chairperson's Business

Committee guidance and procedures

Departmental guidance on timescales for interaction between Assembly Committees and Departments

Committee Business

Suspension from 12:30 PM (60 mins)

Public from 1:30 PM (150 mins)
Subordinate Legislation

Committee Business
10:30 AMSenate ChamberCommittee for Health

Closed from 10:30 AM (90 mins)
Procedures - Guidance Documents

Public from 12:00 PM (45 mins)

Public from 12:45 PM (120 mins)
Committee Business

Subordinate Legislation
• Mr Tomas Adell, DoH
• Canice Ward, DoH
• Patricia Quinn-Duffy, DoH

Committee Membership

Committee Protocols

Public from 2:45 PM (30 mins)
Committee Business
2:00 PMRoom 30Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs

Public from 2:00 PM (15 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 2:15 PM (100 mins)
SR 2017/230: The Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2017/202: The Waste Management Licensing (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2017/211: The Private Water Supplies Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2018/33: The Pollution Prevention and Control (Industrial Emissions) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018

SR 2018/104: The Quality of Bathing Water (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018

SR 2018/116: The Radioactive Substances (Modification of Enactments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018

SR 2018/171: The Ship Recycling Facilities (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018

SR 2018/188: The Pesticides, Genetically Modified Organisms and Fertilisers (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018

SR 2018/206: The Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018

SR 2018/215: The Air Quality (Amendment, etc.) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018

SR 2019/68: The Humane Trapping Standards Regulation (Northern Ireland) 2019

Public from 3:55 PM (5 mins)
Committee Business
2:00 PMRoom 30Committee for Justice

Closed from 2:00 PM (30 mins)
Committee Protocols

Public from 2:30 PM (120 mins)
Committee Business

Committee Membership

Declaration of Members' Interests

Staff Contact Details

Committee Procedures

Subordinate Legislation:Delegation of technical scrutiny to the Examiner of Statutory Rules

Guidance on timescales for interaction between Committees and Departments

2011-2016 Committee for Justice Legacy Report

Overview Briefing on the Department of Justice

Public from 4:30 PM (30 mins)
Committee Business

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