In light of the public health situation, Parliament Buildings is closed to the public. No public tours, events or visitor activities will take place, until further notice. 

However, Assembly business continues. Check the business diary for Plenary and Committee meetings.

Business Diary

Monday 23 January 2017 - Friday 27 January 2017

* 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
Monday 23 January 2017
9:40 AMRoom 29Committee for the Economy

Closed from 9:40 AM (20 mins)
Assembly Legal Services - Examiner of Statutory Rules

Public from 10:00 AM (1 mins)
SR 2017/7 The Education (Student Support)(No.2) (Amendment) and Education (Student Loan) (Repayment)(Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017

Committee Business

Public from 10:01 AM (69 mins)
SR 2017/000 Draft Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017
• Dr Andrew McCormick, DfE
• Mr Shane Murphy, DfE
• Mr Stephen McMurray, DfE

Public from 11:10 AM (9 mins)
Committee Business
12:00 PMAssembly ChamberPlenary Session
Tuesday 24 January 2017
10:30 AMAssembly ChamberPlenary Session
2:10 PMRoom 29Committee on Standards and Privileges

Public from 2:10 PM (3 mins)
Committee Business

Closed from 2:13 PM (5 mins)
Correspondence from the Commissioner regarding complaints

Closed from 2:18 PM (4 mins)
Recruitment of the new Commissioner for Standards

Closed from 2:22 PM (3 mins)
Committee Business
Wednesday 25 January 2017
10:20 AMSenate ChamberCommittee for Infrastructure

Public from 10:20 AM (10 mins)
Committee Business

Subordinate Legislation - SL1s - Not Subject to Assembly Proceedings

SL1 - The A27 Poyntzpass Road, Scarva (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SL1 - The Orchard Road Industrial Estate, Strabane (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SL1 - The Hannahstown Hill, Belfast (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SL1 - The Bann Drive, Londonderry (Footpaths) (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2016-420 - The Railways Infrastructure (Access, Management & Licensing of Railway Undertakings) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016

SR 2017-21 The Former Derriaghy Road, Lisburn (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2017-22 The Cusher Road (U8048) and Glenanne Road (C212), Loughgilly (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2017-20 The A509 Derrylin Road, Kinawley (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2017-23 The Coronation Park, Dundonald (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2017-24 The Carryduff Road and Saintfield Road, Temple Crossroads,Lisburn (Abandonment and Stopping-Up) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017

SR 2017-25 The Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017

Public from 10:30 AM (40 mins)
Sustrans - Briefing on the CHIPS Project
• Mr Gordon Clarke, Sustrans
• Ms Anne Madden, Sustrans

Public from 11:10 AM (30 mins)
Departmental Briefing - Tackling Drink Driving - Synopsis of Responses
• Mr Donald Starritt, DfI
• Mr John Brogan, DfI

Public from 11:40 AM (20 mins)
Departmental Briefing - Consultation on Improvements to the ADI and AMI Schemes 2016 - Synopsis of Responses
• Mr Pat Delaney, DfI
• Ms Claire Devlin, DfI

Public from 12:00 PM (15 mins)
Committee Business
10:50 AMRoom 30Committee for Education

Public from 10:50 AM (1 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:51 AM (70 mins)
Assembly Dissolution – School Budgets and Contingency Plans - Minister for Education - Department of Education
• Mr Peter Weir, Minister of Education
• Mr Gary Fair, DE
• Ms Julie Thompson, DE

Public from 12:01 PM (13 mins)
Committee Business
2:02 PMRoom 30Committee for The Executive Office

Public from 2:02 PM (8 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 2:10 PM (50 mins)
Historical Institutional Abuse - Expert Panel on Redress briefing
• Professor Patricia Lundy, Panel of Experts on Redress
• Ms Margaret McGuckin, Survivors and Victims of Institutional Abuse
• Mr Jon McCourt, Panel of Experts on Redress
• Mr Patrick Corrigan, Amnesty International UK

Public from 3:00 PM (45 mins)
Victims and Survivors - WAVE Trauma Centre briefing
• Mr Alan McBride, WAVE Trauma Centre
• Mr Stuart Magee, WAVE Trauma Centre
• Mr Paul Gallagher, WAVE Trauma Centre

Public from 3:45 PM (10 mins)
European Issues - European Commission Work Programme 2017

Public from 3:55 PM (25 mins)
Committee Business
2:04 PMSenate ChamberPublic Accounts Committee

Public from 2:04 PM (8 mins)
Committee Business
• Mr Kieran Donnelly CB, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Tomas Wilkinson, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Brian O'Neill, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Ms Kerry Harkin, Northern Ireland Audit Office

Closed from 2:12 PM (36 mins)
Inquiry into Non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Scheme - Discussion with NIAO officials
• Mr Kieran Donnelly CB, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Tomas Wilkinson, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Brian O'Neill, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Ms Kerry Harkin, Northern Ireland Audit Office

Closed from 2:48 PM (1 mins)
Committee Business

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