4 March 2014

Business Diary: Monday 03 March 2014 - Friday 07 March 2014

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Business Diary: Monday 03 March 2014 - Friday 07 March 2014
DayVenueTimePlenary/Committee
Monday
03/03/2014
Assembly Chamber12:00 PMPlenary Session
Tuesday
04/03/2014
ANTRIM GRAMMAR SCHOOLVISITCommittee for Education

Informal meeting on Self-Evaluation in Schools
  Assembly Chamber10:30 AM Plenary Session

Room 10612:36 PMBusiness Committee

Closed from 12:36 PM (5 mins)

Room 301:33 PMCommittee for Agriculture and Rural Development

Public from 1:33 PM (89 mins)
SR - The Common Agricultural Policy Single Payment and Support Schemes (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014
Ms Catherine Coll, DARD
Policy Options arising from the Reform of the CAP (Pillar I Direct Payments) - Oral briefing DARD
  • Mr Norman Fulton, DARD
  • Ms Rosemary Agnew, DARD
  • Mr Mark McLean, DARD
DARD 2013/14 Business Plan Progress Report to 31 December 2013 - Oral briefing DARD
  • Mr Graeme Wilkinson, DARD
  • Mr Tom Rodgers, DARD
  • Mr Ian Humes, DARD
  • Ms Elaine McCrory, DARD
Coastal and River Flooding - Oral briefing Rivers Agency
  • Mr Philip Mehaffey, DARD
  • Mr David Porter, DARD
SR 2014/23 The Gangmasters Licensing (Exclusions) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014
Suspension from 3:02 PM (53 mins)
Public from 3:55 PM (100 mins)
Wednesday
05/03/2014
Room 211:30 PMCommittee on Standards and Privileges
Closed from 1:30 PM (75 mins)
Review of Code of Conduct
Application for an All-Party Group on Fairtrade
Correspondence on complaints against a Member
Correspondence from the Social Development Committee
Unauthorised Disclosure of Correspondence from the Northern Ireland Assembly Commissioner for Standards

Glenveagh Special School; Ulster Supported Employment Limited (USEL)VISITCommittee for Employment and Learning

Visits as part of the Committee Inquiry into Post Special Educational Need Provision in Northern Ireland

Millburn Primary SchoolVISITPublic Accounts Committee

Committee visit to Milburn Primary School, Coleraine, as part of Inquiry into Improving Pupil Attendance: Follow-Up Report

Room 2110:00 AMCommittee for Regional Development
Public from 10:00 AM (120 mins)
Belfast Harbour Commissioners
  • Mr Roy Adair, Belfast Harbour Commissioners
  • Mr Len O'Hagan, Belfast Harbour Commissioners
  • Mr Graeme Johnston, Belfast Harbour Commissioners
  • Mr Joe O'Neill, Belfast Harbour Commissioners
SL1: The Parking Places on Roads (Londonderry) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014
SL1: The One-Way Traffic (Portrush) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014
SL1: The Roads (Speed Limit) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014
SL1: The Annesborough Road, Lurgan (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014
SR 2014/32: The Former Glenshane Road at Ranaghan Bridge, Magherafelt (Abandonment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014
SR 2014/36: The M1/Trunk Road T3 and M1-M2 Link (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014


Senate Chamber10:06 AMCommittee for Education
Public from 10:06 AM (67 mins)
Inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and School Improvement Process - Non-departmental Briefing
  • Professor John Gardner, University of Stirling
Closed from 11:13 AM (33 mins)
Inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and School Improvement Process - Consideration of draft recommendations for the Inquiry Report - Closed Session
Public from 11:46 AM (5 mins)
Inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and School Improvement Process - Non-Departmental Briefing - General Teaching Council NI (GTCNI) Online Survey: Perceptions of ETI and School Inspection
  • Dr Carmel Gallagher, General Teaching Council NI
  • Ms Sharon Beattie, Dromore Nursery School
  • Mr Bryan Jess, Carrick Primary School

Room 3010:10 AMCommittee for Finance and Personnel
Public from 10:10 AM (116 mins)
Measuring Wellbeing in Northern Ireland - Briefing from Carnegie Trust
  • Mr Martyn Evans, Carnegie UK Trust
  • Dr Peter Doran, Queen's University Belfast
  • Mr John Woods, Queen's University Belfast
Measuring Wellbeing in Northern Ireland - Briefings from Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency/Department of Finance & Personnel
  • Ms Kathryn Semple, DFP
  • Ms Rachel McAfee, DFP
  • Mr Kevin Sweeney, Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency
  • Ms Michelle Furphy, Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency
Shared Services - NICS Human Resources Shared Services - Benefits Realisation - Briefing from DFP in response to Assembly Research
  • Mr Paul Wickens, DFP
  • Mr Colm Doran, DFP

Room 302:00 PMCommittee for the Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minister

Public from 2:00 PM (150 mins)
Governance - Briefing by the Head of Civil Service
  • Dr Malcolm McKibbin, OFMDFM
  • Mr Neill Jackson, OFMDFM
Victims and Survivors - Briefing by the Commission for Victims and Survivors NI on the Review of the Victims and Survivors Service
  • Ms Kathryn Stone, Commission for Victims and Survivors
  • Mr John Beggs, Commission for Victims and Survivors
Victims and Survivors - Briefing by Departmental officials on the Review of the Victims and Survivors Service
  • Dr Denis McMahon, OFMDFM
  • Mr Ricky Irwin, OFMDFM
Closed from 4:30 PM (30 mins)
European Issues - Committee consideration of the draft Committee Report on Assembly Committees EU Priorities 2014
Thursday
06/03/2014
GRAND OPERA HOUSE, GREAT VICTORIA STREET, BELFAST10:00 AMCommittee for Culture, Arts and Leisure
Public from 10:00 AM (120 mins) Public from 10:00 AM (120 mins)
Oral briefing from DCAL on Post Project Evaluation outcomes of World Police and Fire Games
  • Ms Joanna McConway, DCAL
  • Mr John Tully, 2013 World Police and Fire Games
Written briefing from DCAL re review of culture programme during World Police and Fire Games
RAISE Briefing on International Sporting Competitions

Newry and Mourne Enterprise Agency, CANAL QUAY, NEWRY10:00 AMCommittee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment
Public from 10:00 AM (150 mins)
Oral Briefing from InterTradeIreland: Border Region Economy and impact of Savings Delivery Plans
  • Mr Aidan Gough, InterTradeIreland
  • Mr Eoin Magennis, InterTradeIreland
Oral Briefing from the Newry and Mourne Enterprise Agency: The Work of the Newry and Mourne Enterprise Agency
  • Dr Conor Patterson, Newry and Mourne Enterprise Agency
Legislation: SL1 Renewables Obligation (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2014
Legislation: SL1 The Control of Major Accident Hazards (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014


Room 2910:00 AMCommittee for Social Development
Public from 10:00 AM (120 mins)
EQIA Consultation – Responses to the Pensions Bill - Departmental Briefing
  • Ms Anne McCleary, DSD
  • Mr Gerry McCann, DSD
  • Ms Gillian McMaster, DSD
The Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Automatic Enrolment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014 - SL1
The Social Security (Habitual Residence) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014 - SL1
The Social Security (Habitual Residence) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014 - SL1
The Pneumoconiosis, etc., (Workers’ Compensation) (Payment of Claims) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014 - SR
The Mesothelioma Lump sum Payments (Conditions and Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2014 - SR

Senate Chamber10:00 AMCommittee for the Environment

Public from 10:00 AM (180 mins)
Consultation on Secondary Legislation for EC Regulation 181/2011 - Rights of Bus & Coach Passengers
Consultation on draft Reach Enforcement (Amendment) Regulations 2014 (Dichloromethane Paint-strippers) - Synopsis of Responses
Briefing by Mr Pat Ramsey MLA on the Road Traffic (Speed Limits) Bill
  • Mr P Ramsey, Northern Ireland Assembly
Departmental briefing: Consultation on Code of Conduct - Local Government Bill
  • Ms Julie Broadway, DoE
  • Ms Mylene Ferguson, DoE
  • Ms Fiona McGrady, DoE
  • Ms Cathy Pringle, DoE

Room 302:00 PMCommittee for Justice
Closed from 2:00 PM (20 mins)
Legal Advice on issues relating to the Judicial Appointments Process
Public from 2:20 PM (190 mins)
Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Further Provisions and Support for Victims) Bill - Oral evidence from the Department of Justice
  • Mr Simon Rogers, DOJ
  • Mr Gareth Johnston, DOJ
  • Ms Julie Wilson, DOJ
  • Ms Amanda Patterson, DOJ
Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Further Provisions and Support for Victims) Bill - Oral evidence from the Attorney General for Northern Ireland
  • Mr John Larkin QC, The Office of the Attorney General for Northern Ireland
S.R. 2014/40 The Building Society Special Administration Rules (Northern Ireland) 2014
S.R. 2014/41 The Building Society Insolvency Rules (Northern Ireland) 2014
Section 8 Guidance for Criminal Justice Organisations on Human Rights Standards - Addition of the PSNI
Proposals to Assess the Impact of the Department of Justice Legal Aid Reform Package