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NDM6174 Debate: The Older People’s Commissioner for Wales’ Annual Report 2015-16

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Meeting: 29/11/2016 - Plenary (Item 5)

Debate: The Older People's Commissioner for Wales' Annual Report 2015-16

NDM6174 Jane Hutt (Vale of Glamorgan)

To propose that the National Assembly of Wales:

Notes the Annual Report for 2015-16 by the Older People's Commissioner for Wales.

Supporting Document
'The Older People's Commissioner for Wales Annual Report 2015-16'

The following amendments have been tabled:

Amendment 1. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Notes the work of the Older People's Commissioner to tackle the impact of loneliness and isolation on older people living in Wales and calls on the Welsh Government to do more to address this matter.
 
Amendment 2. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Notes that, to ensure that older people have a strong voice in line with the Older People Commissioner's recommendations, the Welsh Government should consider introducing an Older People's Rights Bill to extend and promote the rights of Wales's older people.
 
Amendment 3. Rhun ap Iorwerth (Ynys Môn)
 
Add as new point at end of motion:

Notes the importance of public services provided by local government to the health and well-being of older people, and regrets that continued financial challenges as a result of austerity are hindering the provision of these services.

Minutes:

The item started at 16.22

NDM6174 Jane Hutt (Vale of Glamorgan)

To propose that the National Assembly of Wales:

Notes the Annual Report for 2015-16 by the Older People's Commissioner for Wales.

The following amendments were tabled:

Amendment 1. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Notes the work of the Older People's Commissioner to tackle the impact of loneliness and isolation on older people living in Wales and calls on the Welsh Government to do more to address this matter.

Amendment 1 was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

Amendment 2. Paul Davies (Preseli Pembrokeshire)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Notes that, to ensure that older people have a strong voice in line with the Older People Commissioner's recommendations, the Welsh Government should consider introducing an Older People's Rights Bill to extend and promote the rights of Wales's older people.

Amendment 2 was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

Voting on the motion and amendment 3 under this item was deferred until Voting Time.

Amendment 3. Rhun ap Iorwerth (Ynys Môn)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Notes the importance of public services provided by local government to the health and well-being of older people, and regrets that continued financial challenges as a result of austerity are hindering the provision of these services.

A vote was taken on Amendment 3:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

36

4

11

51

Amendment 3 was agreed.

A vote was taken on the motion as amended:

NDM6174 Jane Hutt (Vale of Glamorgan)

To propose that the National Assembly of Wales:

Notes the Annual Report for 2015-16 by the Older People's Commissioner for Wales.

Notes the work of the Older People's Commissioner to tackle the impact of loneliness and isolation on older people living in Wales and calls on the Welsh Government to do more to address this matter.

Notes that, to ensure that older people have a strong voice in line with the Older People Commissioner's recommendations, the Welsh Government should consider introducing an Older People's Rights Bill to extend and promote the rights of Wales's older people.

Notes the importance of public services provided by local government to the health and well-being of older people, and regrets that continued financial challenges as a result of austerity are hindering the provision of these services.

For

Abstain

Against

Total

41

11

0

52

The motion as amended was agreed.

 


 

 

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