Communities, Equality and Local Government Committee

 

Meeting Venue:

Committee Room 2 - Senedd

 

 

 

Meeting date:

Thursday, 17 July 2014

 

 

 

Meeting time:

09.00 - 12.00

 

 

 

This meeting can be viewed on Senedd TV at:
http://www.senedd.tv/archiveplayer.jsf?v=en_300000_17_07_2014&t=0&l=en

 

 

 

Concise Minutes:

 

 

 

Assembly Members:

 

Christine Chapman AM (Chair)

Leighton Andrews AM

Peter Black AM

Jocelyn Davies AM

Janet Finch-Saunders AM

Mike Hedges AM

Mark Isherwood AM

Gwyn R Price AM

Jenny Rathbone AM

Rhodri Glyn Thomas AM

 

 

 

 

 

Witnesses:

 

Lesley Griffiths AM, The Minister for Local Government and Government Business

Rhys Davies, Welsh Government

Lynn Schofield, Welsh Government

 

 

 

 

 

Committee Staff:

 

Sarah Beasley (Clerk)

Leanne Hatcher (Deputy Clerk)

Matthew Richards (Legal Advisor)

Hannah Johnson (Researcher)

 

 

 

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Transcript

View the meeting transcript.

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1    Introductions, apologies and substitutions

1.1 The Chair welcomed Members and members of the public.

 

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2    Gender-based Violence, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (Wales) Bill:  Evidence  Session 1: Lesley Griffiths, Minister for Local Government and Government Business

2.1 The committee received evidence from Lesley Griffiths, Minister for Local Government and Government Business.

 

2.2 During the session, the Minister agreed to provide the following:

 

·         information on the sanctions available to the courts in cases where relevant authorities do not comply with the statutory guidance issued under the Bill.

 

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3    Papers to note

3.1 The Committee noted the papers.

 

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4    Motion under Standing Order 17.42 (ix) to resolve to exclude the public from the meeting for the following business: Items 5 and 6

4.1 The Committee agreed the Motion.

 

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5    Gender-based Violence, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (Wales) Bill -  Discussion of evidence and future evidence sessions

5.1 The Committee discussed the evidence received from Lesley Griffiths AM, Minister for Local Government Business, and her officials 

 

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6    Holiday Caravan Sites (Wales) Bill: Key Issues

6.1 The Committee discussed the Holiday Caravan Sites (Wales) Bill: Key Issues

 

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