Oral Assembly Questions tabled on 16 November 2016
for answer on 23 November 2016

R - Signifies the Member has declared an interest.
W - Signifies that the question was tabled in Welsh.

(Self-identifying Question no. shown in brackets)

The Presiding Officer will call Party Spokespeople to ask questions without notice to the Minister after Question 2.

To ask the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Local Government

1. Rhianon Passmore (Islwyn): Will the Minister make a statement on the current progress of the Cardiff Capital Region deal? OAQ(5)0060(FLG)

 

2. Steffan Lewis (South Wales East): What discussions has the Minister had about budget allocations to the health, well-being and sport portfolio? OAQ(5)0050(FLG)

 

3. Hefin David (Caerphilly): Will the Minister make a statement on future collaboration in local government? OAQ(5)0059(FLG)R

 

4. Steffan Lewis (South Wales East): Will the Minister make a statement on city deals? OAQ(5)0051(FLG)

 

5. Russell George (Montgomeryshire): Will the Minister make a statement on the application of Section 137 of the Local Government Act 1972 relating to the powers of local authorities to incur expenditure? OAQ(5)0056(FLG)

 

6. John Griffiths (Newport East): Will the Minister make a statement on the overall budget allocation to the education portfolio? OAQ(5)0065(FLG)

 

7. Lee Waters (Llanelli):What discussions has the Minister had with the Board of the National Procurement Services on the readiness of local authorities to share procurement practice? OAQ(5)0052(FLG)

 

8. David Rees (Aberavon): What assessment has the Minister made of the impact that the apprenticeship levy will have on the block grant? OAQ(5)0058(FLG)

 

9. Hannah Blythyn (Delyn):Will the Minister make a statement on how EU structural funds are assisting businesses and employment in north Wales? OAQ(5)0064(FLG)

 

10. Mohammad Asghar (South Wales East): Will the Minister make a statement on measures to reduce council tax arrears in Wales? OAQ(5)0054(FLG)

 

11. Lynne Neagle (Torfaen):Will the Minister make a statement on the local government settlement for Torfaen? OAQ(5)0063(FLG)

 

12. Adam Price (Carmarthen East and Dinefwr): What consideration has the Minister given to expanding the transitional relief available to small businesses affected by the 2017 non-domestic rates revaluation? OAQ(5)0061(FLG)

 

13. David Melding (South Wales Central): Will the Minister make a statement on how the Welsh Government could work with local authorities to produce innovative solutions to the delivery of public services in Wales? OAQ(5)0053(FLG)

 

14. Simon Thomas (Mid and West Wales): What discussions has the Minister had with HMRC regarding providing tax services in Welsh? OAQ(5)0062(FLG)W

 

15. Neil McEvoy (South Wales Central):Will the Minister make a statement on the implementation of goal 2 of the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015? OAQ(5)0057(FLG)

 

To ask the Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs

1. Russell George (Montgomeryshire): Will the Minister make a statement on the application of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 in Wales? OAQ(5)0055(ERA)

 

2. Mike Hedges (Swansea East): Will the Minister make a statement on efforts to tackle Japanese knotweed? OAQ(5)0056(ERA)

 

3. Darren Millar (Clwyd West): Will the Minister make a statement on flood risk management in north Wales? OAQ(5)0054(ERA)

 

4. Llyr Gruffydd (North Wales):Will the Minister make a statement on the effect of Brexit on environmental policy in Wales? OAQ(5)0064(ERA)W

 

5. Simon Thomas (Mid and West Wales):Will the Minister make a statement on promoting Welsh seafood? OAQ(5)066(ERA)W

 

 

6. Rhianon Passmore (Islwyn): What is the Welsh Government doing to combat landscape crime? OAQ(5)0062(ERA)

 

7. Joyce Watson (Mid and West Wales): Will the Welsh Government make a statement on the ecological status of welsh inland and coastal waters? OAQ(5)0063(ERA)

 

8. Steffan Lewis (South Wales East): Will the Minister make a statement on the Welsh Government’s priorities for energy policy in the south-east? OAQ(5)0053(ERA)

 

9. Janet Finch-Saunders (Aberconwy):Will the Minister make a statement on the use of polystyrene food packaging in Wales? OAQ(5)0067(ERA)

 

10. Neil McEvoy (South Wales Central):Will the Minister make a statement on the Welsh Government’s efforts to control air pollution? OAQ(5)0059(ERA)

 

11. Huw Irranca-Davies (Ogmore): Will the Minister make a statement on the outcomes for Wales of the COP22? OAQ(5)0057(ERA)

 

12. Dai Lloyd (South Wales West): Will the Minister make a statement on the development of community renewable energy schemes? OAQ(5)0058(ERA)

 

13. John Griffiths (Newport East): Will the Minister make a statement on the Welsh Government’s strategy to facilitate access to the countryside in Wales? OAQ(5)0065(ERA)

 

14. David Rees (Aberavon): What action is the Welsh Government taking to support home owners in Wales who are facing problems as a result of energy saving schemes? OAQ(5)0060(ERA)

 

15. Andrew RT Davies (South Wales Central): Will the Minister make a statement on what the Welsh Government is doing to engage with farmers in South Wales Central? OAQ(5)0061(ERA)R

 

To ask the Assembly Commission

1. Mike Hedges (Swansea East): How many recorded accidents have occurred on the Assembly estate since May 2011? OAQ(5)003(AC)