details.aspx Business Diary for Monday 09 November 2015 - Friday 13 November 2015

Business Diary

Monday 09 November 2015 - Friday 13 November 2015

* 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 09 November 2015
12:00 PMAssembly ChamberPlenary Session
1:04 PMRoom 30Ad Hoc Joint Committee on the Mental Capacity Bill

Closed from 1:04 PM (44 mins)
Follow up on Part 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 of the Mental Capacity Bill

Follow up on Part 12 of the Mental Capacity Bill

Public from 1:48 PM (12 mins)
Committee Business

Background Papers

Briefing from RaISe - Schedule 8: Extension of Disregard Provision
• Ms Lesley-Ann Black, Research Officer

Committee Business
Tuesday 10 November 2015
10:15 AMRoom 29Committee for the Economy

Public from 10:15 AM (1 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:16 AM (2 mins)
Credit Unions and Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Bill

Public from 10:18 AM (85 mins)
Oral Briefing from DETI: Closure of the NIRO to new onshore wind
• Mr John Mills, DfE
• Ms Alison Clydesdale, DfE
• Mr Michael Harris, DfE
• Mr Chris Stewart, DfE

Public from 11:43 AM (53 mins)
Oral Briefing from NIRIG: Onshore Wind: Economic Benefits in Northern Ireland
• Ms Meabh Cormacain, Northern Ireland Renewables Industry Group
• Ms Lucy Whitford, Renewable Energy Systems Limited
• Mr Peter Baillie, Energia Renewables
• Mr James Smyth, Alexanders (Civil Engineeing) Ltd

Public from 12:36 PM (1 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 12:37 PM (8 mins)
SL1 - The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016

Written Briefing from DETI: Update on Sustainable use of Poultry Litter (SUPL) Project

Written Briefing from Invest NI: 2015/16 Operating Plan

Update on the announcement to close Michelin, Ballymena

Written Briefing from The Irish Economic & Social Research Institute: Scoping the Possible Economic Implications of Brexit on Ireland

Public from 12:45 PM (1 mins)
Committee Business
10:16 AMRoom 21Assembly and Executive Review Committee

Public from 10:16 AM (2 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:18 AM (12 mins)
Assembly and Executive Reform (Assembly Opposition) Bill - Assembly Research briefing on the Bill Paper
• Mr Ray McCaffrey, Research Officer

Public from 10:30 AM (1 mins)
Assembly and Executive Reform (Assembly Opposition) Bill - Evidence Session by Mr John McCallister MLA
• Mr J McCallister, MLA
• Mr Peter Hutchinson, Independent

Public from 10:31 AM (1 mins)
Committee Business
10:30 AMAssembly ChamberPlenary Session
1:00 PMRoom 21Committee for the Environment

Public from 1:00 PM (60 mins)
Committee Business

Scrap Metal Dealers Bill
• Mr Roy Beggs, MLA
1:02 PMRoom 106Business Committee

Closed from 1:02 PM (13 mins)
Committee Business
1:30 PMRoom 30Committee for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs

Public from 1:30 PM (10 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 1:40 PM (40 mins)
Oral Briefing Horticulture Forum - Industry Issues
• Mrs Elaine Shaw, Horticulture Forum for Northern Ireland
• Mr Pat Smith, Ulster Farmers' Union
• Mr Shane Donnelly, Horticulture Forum for Northern Ireland
• Mr Hamilton Loney, NI Fruit Growers Association

Public from 2:20 PM (40 mins)
Oral Briefing UFU Pork & Bacon Committee - Industry Issues
• Mr Ivor Ferguson, Ulster Farmers' Union
• Mr Jonathan Cuddy, Ulster Farmers' Union
• Mr Geoff Thompson, Ulster Farmers' Union

Public from 3:00 PM (30 mins)
Oral Briefing DARD - Increasing the Maximum Penalties Available for Offences Committed Under the Welfare of Animals Act 2011
• Ms Jackie Robinson, DAERA
• Mr John McConnell, DAERA
• Mr Andy McKnight, DoJ

Public from 3:30 PM (40 mins)
Oral Briefing DARD - Labelling
• Ms Elaine McCrory, DAERA
• Mr Alan McCartney, DAERA
• Ms Sharon Gilmour, Food Standards Agency NI
• Mr Michael Jackson, Food Standards Agency NI

Public from 4:10 PM (10 mins)
Written Brief DARD - November Monitoring

Public from 4:20 PM (20 mins)
Committee Business
Wednesday 11 November 2015
VISITNorth West Regional CollegeCommittee for Employment and Learning
VISITPeoplePlus NICommittee for Employment and Learning
10:03 AMRoom 30Committee for Finance

Public from 10:03 AM (18 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:21 AM (22 mins)
Legal Complaints and Regulation Bill - Consideration of issues arising from the evidence

Suspension from 10:43 AM (33 mins)

Public from 11:16 AM (66 mins)
Sale of National Asset Management Agency assets in Northern Ireland - Oral briefing from Mr Richard Pengelly, Former Public Spending Director, DFP
• Mr Richard Pengelly, DoH

Public from 12:22 PM (8 mins)
Legal Complaints and Regulation Bill - Briefing from Assembly Research
• Mr Tim Moore, Senior Researcher

Public from 12:30 PM (50 mins)
Legal Complaints and Regulation Bill - Final briefing from DFP
• Michael Foster, DoF

Public from 1:20 PM (5 mins)
Committee Business
10:04 AMRoom 21Committee for Infrastructure

Public from 10:04 AM (8 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:12 AM (11 mins)
RAISE Briefing - Bonds
• Mr Desmond McKibbin, NIA Research

Public from 10:23 AM (15 mins)
NI Water Briefing: Bonds
• Mr Frank Stewart, Northern Ireland Water
• Mr Sean McAleese, Northern Ireland Water

Suspension from 10:38 AM (33 mins)

Public from 11:11 AM (39 mins)
NI Water Briefing: Bonds

Public from 11:50 AM (27 mins)
StormWater Management Group Briefing
• Ms Stephanie Millar, Northern Ireland Environment Agency
• Ms Linda MacHugh, DfI
• Mr Paddy Brow, DfI
• Mr Stephen Dawson, Rivers Agency

Public from 12:17 PM (3 mins)
Inquiry into DRD Progress against The Programme For Government Targets

SL1 THE U6076 CLOGHANRAMER ROAD, NEWRY (ABANDONMENT) ORDER (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2015 - Sub Legislation

SL1 THE CARNBANE ROAD, NEWRY (ABANDONMENT) ORDER (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2015 - Sub Legislation

SL1 THE CLIFTON STREET/CARRICK HILL, BELFAST (FOOTWAY) (ABANDONMENT) ORDER (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2015 - Sub Legislation

Public from 12:20 PM (42 mins)
StormWater Management Group Briefing

Public from 1:02 PM (1 mins)
SL1 - The U125 Old Grand Jury Road, Saintfield (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Bus Lanes (upper newtownards road Belfast - Sandown to Knock Road) Amendment Order

SL1 - The Cycle Routes (Amendment No 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Loading Bays on Roads (Amendment No 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Parking and Waiting Restrictions (Belfast) (amendment No 4) order (NI) 2015

SL1 - The Parking and Waiting Restrictions (Strabane) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Parking Places on Roads (Disabled Persons' Vehicles) (Amendment No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Parking Places and Waiting Restrictions (Belfast City Centre) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Prohibition of Waiting (Schools) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Roads (Speed Limit) (No 4) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1 - The Waiting Restrictions (Portballintrae) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

Committee Business
10:08 AMSenate ChamberCommittee for Education

Public from 10:08 AM (4 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:12 AM (5 mins)
Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Bill - Rescinding decision in respect of Clause 8A and Agreement of Committee Report

Public from 10:17 AM (21 mins)
European Cooperation in Education and Training (ET 2020) Strategy
• Caroline Perry, Research Officer

Suspension from 10:38 AM (33 mins)

Public from 11:12 AM (58 mins)
Elective Home Education
• Ms Sarah Dickinson, Home Education NI
• Mr Edward Underwood, Home Education NI
• Mr Tim Courtney, Home Education NI
• Ms Shevaun Rafferty, Home Education NI

Closed from 12:11 PM (14 mins)

Public from 12:27 PM (26 mins)
Public Private Partnerships (PPP) / Private Finance Initiative (PFI) projects - Legacy Costs
• Mr Philip Irwin, DE
• Ms Linda McAllister, DE
• Ms Clare Brady, DE
• Mr Roger Sayers, Education Authority

Public from 12:53 PM (3 mins)
Committee Business
10:14 AMUlster University, Magee campus, Northland Road, Derry / LondonderryCommittee for Employment and Learning

Public from 10:14 AM (10 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:24 AM (76 mins)
Briefing from PeoplePlus NI - Steps 2 Success
• Ms Tina McKenzie, PeoplePlus NI
• Mr Andrew O'Driscoll, PeoplePlus NI
• Ms Isobel McWilliams, PeoplePlus NI
• Ms Joanne Cameron, PeoplePlus NI

Public from 11:40 AM (1 mins)
Committee Business
2:01 PMRoom 29Committee for Health

Public from 2:01 PM (4 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 2:05 PM (156 mins)
Reform of Health and Social Care - Ministerial Briefing
• Mr S Hamilton, Minister of Health
• Mr Richard Pengelly, DoH

Public from 4:41 PM (8 mins)
Health and Social Care (Control of Data Processing) Bill - Formal clause by clause scrutiny

Public from 4:49 PM (11 mins)
Human Transplantation Bill - Handling arrangements

Public from 5:00 PM (2 mins)
Committee Business
2:06 PMSenate ChamberPublic Accounts Committee

Closed from 2:06 PM (11 mins)
Inquiry into Department of Education: Sustainability of Schools - Preparation session
• Mr Kieran Donnelly, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Eddie Bradley, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Richard Emerson, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Ms Suzanne Walsh, Northern Ireland Audit Office

Public from 2:17 PM (1 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 2:18 PM (194 mins)
Inquiry into Department of Education: Sustainability of Schools - Evidence session
• Mr Paul Sweeney, DE
• Ms Jacqui Durkin, DE
• Mrs Lorraine Finlay, DE
• Mr Gregory Butler, DE
• Mr Kieran Donnelly, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Ms Alison Caldwell, DoF

Closed from 5:32 PM (16 mins)
Inquiry into Department of Education: Sustainability of Schools - Discussion with NIAO officals
• Mr Kieran Donnelly, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Eddie Bradley, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Richard Emerson, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Ms Suzanne Walsh, Northern Ireland Audit Office

Closed from 5:48 PM (9 mins)
Committee Business
• Mr Kieran Donnelly, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Eddie Bradley, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Ms Suzanne Walsh, Northern Ireland Audit Office
• Mr Richard Emerson, Northern Ireland Audit Office
2:22 PMRoom 30Committee for The Executive Office

Closed from 2:22 PM (15 mins)
Proposal to Update Legislation to Reform The Office of the Northern Ireland Ombudsman
• Mr Alyn Hicks, Assistant Assembly Clerk / Office Manager

Closed from 2:37 PM (10 mins)
Work Planning

Public from 2:47 PM (11 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 2:58 PM (52 mins)
Good Relations - Briefing by Departmental officials on the Good Relations Indicators First Report
• Mrs Grainne Killen, TEO
• Miss Donna Blaney, TEO
• Mrs Pauline Donnan, TEO

Public from 3:50 PM (1 mins)
Committee Business
Thursday 12 November 2015
10:02 AMRoom 29Committee for Communities

Public from 10:02 AM (7 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:09 AM (31 mins)
November Monitoring Round - Departmental Briefing
• Mr Ian Snowden, DfC
• Ms Deborah Brown, DfC

Public from 10:40 AM (1 mins)
SL1 The Charities Act 2008 (Designated Religious Charities) Order (Northern Ireland) 2016

Public from 10:41 AM (41 mins)
Housing (Amendment) Bill - Committee Consideration
• Ms Maryann Dempsey, DfC
• Mr Stephen Baird, DfC
• Ms Avril Hiles, DfC

Public from 11:22 AM (16 mins)
Houses in Multiple Occupation Bill - Chartered Institute of Housing
• Ms Nicola McCrudden, Chartered Institute of Housing
• Mr Justin Cartwright, Chartered Institute of Housing

Public from 11:38 AM (2 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 11:40 AM (50 mins)
Houses in Multiple Occupation Bill - Landlords' Association NI
• Mr Robert Greer, Landlords Association for Northern Ireland
• Mr Stephen Magill, Landlords Association for Northern Ireland
• Mr Dairmid Laird, Landlords Association for Northern Ireland
• Mr Tim Doyle, Landlords Association for Northern Ireland

Public from 12:30 PM (30 mins)
Houses in Multiple Occupation Bill - Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service
• Mr Alan Walmsley, Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service
• Mr Eamon Gallagher, Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service
• Mr Kevin O'Neill, Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service
10:04 AMSenate ChamberCommittee for the Environment

Public from 10:04 AM (41 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:45 AM (56 mins)
The Local Government (Numbers and Addresses of Buildings in Townlands) Bill

Environmental Better Regulation Bill - Deliberation of clauses
• Mr Dave Foster, DoE
• Mr Simon Webb, DoE
• Mr Robert Gray, DoE

Environmental Better Regulation Bill - Formal Clause by Clause consideration
• Mr Dave Foster, DoE
• Mr Simon Webb, DoE
• Mr Robert Gray, DoE

Public from 11:41 AM (44 mins)
Briefing on NIEA Environmental Crime Unit report - Briefing from Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland
• Mr Brendan McGuigan, Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland
• Mr James Corrigan, Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland

Public from 12:25 PM (11 mins)
Briefing on NIEA Environmental Crime Unit report - Departmental briefing
• Mr Derek Williamson, DoE
• Mr Chris Mills, DoE

Public from 12:36 PM (4 mins)
Synopsis of responses to consultation on proposals to increase the maximum construction speed and weights of agricultural tractors and trailers

SL1 - The Draft Local Government (Community Planning Partners) Order (NI) 2015

SL1 - The Planning (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015

Statutory Instrument - The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015

SR 2015/357 The Motor Vehicles (Driving Licences) (Amendment No. 3) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015

Protocol for the Care of the Government Historic Estate Biennial Report

DOE report on Marine Plan Process in Northern Ireland

Committee Business
10:20 AMRoom 30Committee for Finance

Public from 10:20 AM (1 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 10:21 AM (108 mins)
Legislative Consent Motion: Proposed cap on Public Sector Exit Payments - Briefing from Trade Union Representatives
• Mr Bumper Graham, NIPSA
• Mr Alistair Long, UNISON
• Justin McCamphill, National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers
• Mr Jim Caldwell, FDA
• Jim Quinn, Fire Brigades Union

Public from 12:09 PM (9 mins)
Legal Complaints and Regulation Bill - Potential amendments proposed by Committee

Public from 12:18 PM (5 mins)
Committee Business
2:00 PMRoom 30Committee for Justice

Public from 2:00 PM (10 mins)
Committee Business

Public from 2:10 PM (140 mins)
Oral Evidence from the Criminal Justice Inspection NI on its Report on an Unannounced Inspection of HM Prison Maghaberry in May 2015
• Mr Brendan McGuigan, Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland
• Dr Ian Cameron, Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland

Oral Evidence from the NI Prison Service in response to the findings of the Criminal Justice Inspections NI Report on an Unannounced Inspection of HM Prison Maghaberry in May 2015
• Ms Sue McAllister, Northern Ireland Prison Service
• Mr Phil Wragg, Northern Ireland Prison Service
• Mr Mark Adam, Northern Ireland Prison Service
• Mr Stephen Davis, Northern Ireland Prison Service

Justice No.2 Bill - Oral Evidence from the Northern Ireland Ombudsman
• Dr Tom Frawley, Northern Ireland Public Services Ombudsman
• Ms Marie Anderson, Northern Ireland Public Services Ombudsman

Public from 4:30 PM (20 mins)
Justice No.2 Bill - Delegated Powers and Proposed Amendments

SR 2015/356: The Attorney General's Human Rights Guidance (Police Service of Northern Ireland - Protection of Life) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015

SR 2015/360: The Police (Appeals, Conduct and Unsatisfactory Performance and Attendance) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015

SL1: Proposed Magistrates' Courts (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015

Department of Justice November 2015 Monitoring Round Return

Proposed Extension of UK Biometric Commissioner's Remit in Northern Ireland

Revised Approach to Statutory Time Limits - Proposed Consultation

Public from 4:50 PM (90 mins)
Committee Business

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