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Meetings

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

This page gives details of any meetings held which will, or did, discuss the matter, and includes links to the relevant Papers, Agendas and Minutes.

Note: Meeting Agenda can change at short notice. Particularly where future meeting dates are indicated more than a week in advance. Please check before planning to attend a Committee Meeting that the item you are interested in has not been moved.

Meeting: 12/12/2018 - Plenary (Item 5)

Debate: Stage 4 of the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

NDM6899 Huw Irranca-Davies (Ogmore)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales in accordance with Standing Order 26.47:

Approves the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill.

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill, as amended at Stage 3

 

Minutes:

The item started at 14.58

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

NDM6899 Huw Irranca-Davies (Ogmore)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales in accordance with Standing Order 26.47:

Approves the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill.

The result was as follows:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

30

0

24

54

The motion was agreed.

 


Meeting: 05/12/2018 - Plenary (Item 9)

Debate on Stage 3 of the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

In accordance with Standing Order 26.36, amendments will be disposed of in the order which the sections and schedules to which they relate arise in the Bill.

The amendments have been grouped for the purposes of debate and the groupings will be debated as follows:

1.  Duty to provide funded childcare

4*, 4A*, 4B*, 20

2. Parental eligibility

6, 11, 8, 9, 17, 19, 10, 22, 5

3. Welsh language childcare provision

7

4. Transportation between providers

12

5. Additional charges and rates of payment

13, 21, 32, 33

6. Qualifying children

14, 15, 16, 18

7. Regulations to be made by Welsh Ministers

1, 3

8. Statutory instruments: changes to procedures

23

9. Categories of providers of funded childcare

24, 25

10. Administrative arrangements for the provision of funded childcare

26, 27, 28

11. Reviews of determinations and appeals to the First-tier Tribunal

29

12. Review and reports on the effect of the Act and sunset provision

30, 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D, 2E, 2, 35

13. Duty to promote awareness

31

14. Workforce planning

34

15. Commencement

36

Supporting Documents

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill
Explanatory Memorandum
Marshalled list of amendments
Groupings of Amendments

Minutes:

The item started at 16.59

In accordance with Standing Order 26.36, the amendments were disposed of in the order which the sections and schedules to which they relate arise in the Bill.

A vote was taken on amendment 4A:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 4A was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 4B:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 4B was not agreed.

Amendment 4 was agreed, in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

A vote was taken on amendment 6:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

8

0

35

43

Amendment 6 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 11:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 11 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 7:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 7 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 12:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

17

0

26

43

Amendment 12 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 13:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 13 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 8:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 8 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 14:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

13

0

30

43

Amendment 14 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 15:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

13

0

30

43

Amendment 15 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 9:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

8

0

35

43

Amendment 9 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 16:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

13

0

30

43

Amendment 16 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 17:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 17 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 18:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

13

0

30

43

Amendment 18 was not agreed.

Amendment 19 was not moved

Amendment 20 was not moved

A vote was taken on amendment 21:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 21 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 10:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

17

0

25

42

Amendment 10 was not agreed.

Amendment 1 was agreed, in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

A vote was taken on amendment 22:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

17

0

25

42

Amendment 22 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 23:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 23 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 24:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

24

42

Amendment 24 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 25:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 25 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 26:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 26 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 27:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 27 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 28:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 28 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 29:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 29 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 30:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 30 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 2A:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 2A was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 2B:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 2B was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 2C:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 2C was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 2D:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 2D was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 2E:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 2E was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 2:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

32

0

11

43

Amendment 2 was agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 31:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 31 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 32:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 32 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 33:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 33 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 34:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 34 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 35:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 35 was not agreed.

Amendment 3 was agreed, in accordance with Standing Order 12.36.

A vote was taken on amendment 36:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

18

0

25

43

Amendment 36 was not agreed.

A vote was taken on amendment 5:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

17

0

25

42

Amendment 5 was not agreed.

All sections and schedules of the Bill were deemed agreed, concluding Stage 3 proceedings.

 

 


Meeting: 28/11/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 14/11/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - Stage 2 Proceedings

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 14/11/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Draft framework of the administrative scheme

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 12/11/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 4)

4 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care : Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

CLA(5)-28-18 – Paper 11 – Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care

CLA(5)-28-18 – Paper 11 – Annex

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

The Committee noted the letter.

 


Meeting: 08/11/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Letter to the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 24/10/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 2)

Technical briefing on the Childcare offer evaluation

Sioned Lewis, Director of ARAD Research

Stuart Harries, Director and Founding Member of ARAD Research

Owain Lloyd, Deputy Director – Childcare, Play and Early Years Division, Welsh Government

Faye Gracey, Head of Policy Analysis for the Childcare Offer, Welsh Government

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

2.1 Under Standing Order 17.24 Suzy Davies AM declared that she used to run a Community Nursery.

2.2 The Committee received a briefing from officials the childcare offer evaluation.


Meeting: 22/10/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 5)

5 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care regarding the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

CLA(5)-26-18 – Paper 11 - Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care, 17 October 2018

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

The Committee noted the letter from the Minister.


Meeting: 18/10/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 2)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Stage 2 Proceedings

Huw Irranca-Davies AM, Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care

Owain Lloyd, Deputy Director – Childcare, Play and Early Years Division

Tracy Hull, Legal Services 

 

In accordance with Standing Order 26.21, the order of consideration for Stage 2 proceedings will be: Sections 1 to 13; Long title.

 

Documents relevant to Stage 2 proceedings are available on the Bill page.

Minutes:

2.1 In accordance with Standing Order 26.21, the Committee disposed of the following amendments to the Bill:

 

Amendment 36 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Llyr Gruffydd

 

Amendment 36 was not agreed. Michelle Brown was not present.


Amendment 3 (Llyr Gruffydd)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Llyr Gruffydd

Lynne Neagle

 

Dawn Bowden

 

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Suzy Davies

 

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

 

Amendment 3 was not agreed. Michelle Brown was present but did note vote.


Amendment 4A (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Michelle Brown

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Llyr Gruffydd

 

Amendment 4A was not agreed.

 

Amendment 4 (Llyr Gruffydd)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 4 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 5 (Llyr Gruffydd) was withdrawn in accordance with Standing 22.66(i)

 

Amendment 19 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 19 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 20 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 20 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 37 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 37 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 6 (Llyr Gruffydd)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Llyr Gruffydd

Lynne Neagle

 

Dawn Bowden

 

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Suzy Davies

 

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

 

 

Michelle Brown

 

Amendment 6 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 11 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i)

 

Amendment 21 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Michelle Brown

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Llyr Gruffydd

 

Amendment 21 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 12 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

Amendment 13 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

Amendment 14 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

Amendment 15 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

Amendment 16 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

 

Amendment 7 (Llyr Gruffydd)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Llyr Gruffydd

Lynne Neagle

 

 

Dawn Bowden

 

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Suzy Davies

 

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

 

 

Michelle Brown

 

Amendment 7 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 17 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

 

Amendment 38 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 38 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 39 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 39 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 18 (Huw Irranca-Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Lynne Neagle

Michelle Brown

 

Hefin David

Janet Finch-Saunders

 

Julie Morgan

Suzy Davies

 

Dawn Bowden

 

 

Llyr Gruffydd

 

 

Amendment 18 was agreed.

 

Amendment 22 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 22 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 23 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Michelle Brown

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Llyr Gruffydd

 

Amendment 23 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 24 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Michelle Brown

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Llyr Gruffydd

 

Amendment 24 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 25 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 25 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 8 (Llyr Gruffydd)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 8 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 40 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 40 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 9 (Llyr Gruffydd)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 9 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 41 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 41 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 42 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 42 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 26 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Michelle Brown

Julie Morgan

 

Hefin David

 

 

Llyr Gruffydd

 

Amendment 26 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 27 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 27 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 28 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 28 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 29 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 29 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 30 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 30 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 1 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

Amendment 2 (Huw Irranca-Davies) was agreed in accordance with Standing Order 17.34(i).

 

Amendment 43 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 43 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 31 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 31 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 10 (Llyr Gruffydd)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 10 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 32 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 32 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 33 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 33 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 34 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 34 was not agreed.

 

 

Amendment 35 (Janet Finch-Saunders)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 35 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 44 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 44 was not agreed.

 

Amendment 45 (Suzy Davies) was not moved.

 

Amendment 46 (Suzy Davies)

In Favour

Against

Abstain

Suzy Davies

Lynne Neagle

 

Janet Finch-Saunders

Dawn Bowden

 

Llyr Gruffydd

Julie Morgan

 

Michelle Brown

Hefin David

 

As the vote was tied, the Chair used her casting vote in the negative (in accordance with SO 6.20 (ii)).  Therefore amendment 46 was not agreed.

 

 

2.2 The Chair confirmed that all sections and schedules of the Bill have been deemed agreed, completing Stage 2 proceedings.

 

2.3 The Committee agreed to write to the Minister for clarity on who is registered to provide childcare.

 

 


Meeting: 10/10/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter from Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - Response to the Finance Committee Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Stage 1 Report

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 10/10/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter from Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - Response to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Stage 1 Report

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 10/10/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter from Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - Response to the Children, Young People and Education Committee Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Stage 1 Report

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 24/09/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 6)

6 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care: Childcare Funding Wales Bill

CLA(5)-22-18 – Paper 12 – Letter from Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care, 17 September 2018

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 18/09/2018 - Plenary (Item 6)

Debate on the General Principles of the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

NDM6777 Huw Irranca-Davies (Ogmore)

 

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales in accordance with Standing Order 26.11:

 

Agrees to the general principles of the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

 

The Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill and Explanatory Memorandum were laid before the Assembly on 16 April 2018.

 

The report of Children, Young People and Education Committee on the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill was laid before the Assembly on 17 July 2018.

 

Supporting Documents

Report of the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee

Report of the Finance Committee

Response from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care to the Children, Young People and Education Committee’s Stage 1 Report

Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care to the Constitutional & Legislative Affairs Committee

Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care to the Finance Committee

 

Minutes:

The item started at 16.35

Voting on the motion was deferred until Voting Time.

NDM6777 Huw Irranca-Davies (Ogmore)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales in accordance with Standing Order 26.11:

Agrees to the general principles of the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

The Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill and Explanatory Memorandum were laid before the Assembly on 16 April 2018

The result was as follows:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

41

0

11

52

The motion was agreed.


Meeting: 18/09/2018 - Plenary (Item 7)

Motion to agree the financial resolution in respect of the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

NDM6778 Julie James (Swansea West)

 

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales, for the purposes of any provisions resulting from the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill, agrees to any increase in expenditure of a kind referred to in Standing Order 26.69, arising in consequence of the Bill.

Minutes:

The item started at 17.33

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

NDM6778 Julie James (Swansea West)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales, for the purposes of any provisions resulting from the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill, agrees to any increase in expenditure of a kind referred to in Standing Order 26.69, arising in consequence of the Bill.

The result was as follows:

For

Abstain

Against

Total

41

8

3

52

The motion was agreed.

 


Meeting: 17/09/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 7)

7 Letter to the Llywydd from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care regarding the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

CLA(5)-21-18 – Paper 25 – Letter to the Llywydd from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care, 10 July 2018

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

The Committee noted the letter to the Llywydd along with the letter received from the Minister earlier that day (circulated in hard copy) in response to the Committee’s recommendations. Members noted that the Stage 1 Plenary debate on the General Principles of the Bill is scheduled for the following day, 18 September. Members agreed that if the Minister’s further consideration of the Committee recommendations resulted in significant amendments being made to the Bill, the Committee may wish to consider the Bill at an appropriate point in time.


Meeting: 18/07/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care to the Presiding Officer - Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 12/07/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Additional information from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care following the meeting in 14 June

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 12/07/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Additional information from HM Revenue & Customs following the meeting on 24 May

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 12/07/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 7)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Consideration of the draft report

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

7.1 The Committee considered the draft report. The report would be laid on Wednesday 18th July.


Meeting: 12/07/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Additional information from Care Inspectorate Wales following meeting on 6 June

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 12/07/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Additional information from the WLGA following the meeting on 6 June

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 05/07/2018 - Finance Committee (Item 12)

12 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Consideration of draft report

Paper 11 – Draft report

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

12.1     The Committee agreed the report.

 

12.2   Mark Reckless AM absented himself from this item.

 


Meeting: 04/07/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Consideration of draft report

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

3.1 The Committee agreed the first part of the draft report. The second part of the report would be considered at the next meeting.


Meeting: 28/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Additional information from Cwlwm following meeting on 24 May

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 28/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 6)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Consideration of the key issues

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

6.1 The Committee discussed the key issues. The draft report would be considered at the next meeting.


Meeting: 28/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter from the Welsh Language Commissioner - Childcare Offer

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 28/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Additional information from Estyn following meeting on 6 June

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 25/06/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 7)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Draft Report

CLA(5)-18-18 – Paper 13 – Draft Report

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered and agreed the draft report.


Meeting: 18/06/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 6)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Draft Report

CLA(5)-17-18 – Paper 10 – Draft Report

CLA(5)-17-18 – Paper 11 – Letter from the Chair of the Children, Young People and Education Committee

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered the draft report and agreed to consider a revised version at the next meeting.


Meeting: 14/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Letter from Flintshire County Council - Childcare Offer for Wales

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

The Committee agreed to write to Flintshire County Council for further evidence on the Childcare Offer.

 


Meeting: 14/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 5)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - consideration of the evidence

Minutes:

5.1 The Committee considered the evidence they had heard during the session.


Meeting: 14/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Additional information from Welsh Government - Temporary Exemption Period (TEP) in respect of the Childcare Offer for Wales

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 14/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 2)

2 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 9

Welsh Government

Huw Irranca – Davies AM, Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care

Owain Lloyd, Deputy Director - Childcare, Play and Early Years Division

Nicola Edwards, Head of Childcare Offer Development

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

2.1 The Committee heard evidence from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care.

 

2.2 The Minister agreed to provide a note on the status and funding of the 10 hours foundation phase support and the extent to which that is protected.


Meeting: 13/06/2018 - Finance Committee (Item 5)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Consideration of evidence

Minutes:

5.1 The Committee considered the evidence received.


Meeting: 13/06/2018 - Finance Committee (Item 3)

3 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Evidence session

Huw Irranca-Davies AM, Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care

Owain Lloyd, Deputy Director, Childcare, Play and Early Years Division, Welsh Government

Faye Gracey, Head of Policy Analysis, Welsh Government

 

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill

Explanatory Memorandum

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

3.1 The Committee took evidence from Huw Irranca-Davies AM, Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care; Owain Lloyd, Deputy Director, Childcare, Play and Early Years Division, Welsh Government; and Faye Gracey, Head of Policy Analysis, Welsh Government on the Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill.


Meeting: 06/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 5)

5 Letter from the Minister for Children, Older People and Social Care - further information following meeting on 16 May

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 06/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 8

Welsh Local Government Association and Association of Directors of Education in Wales

Esther Thomas, Director of Education and Lifelong Learning, RCT County Borough Council - ADEW

Catrin Edwards, Head of Service Transformation  RCT County Borough Council – ADEW

Catherine Davies, Lifelong Learning Policy Officer (Children) – WLGA

Sarah Mutch, Education Lead for Early Years and Partnerships - Caerphilly County Borough Council

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

4.1 The Committee heard evidence from WLGA and ADEW.

 

4.2 They agreed to provide a note on the following:

 

How many local authorities give parents a choice between non-maintained and maintained settings for accessing the early years foundation phase entitlement.

 

The hourly rates local authorities are paying to maintained and non-maintained settings for providing the early years foundation phase entitlement.

 

 


Meeting: 06/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 2)

2 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 6

Estyn

Claire Morgan, Strategic Director

Mererid Wyn Williams, Assistant Director

Jane Rees, HM Inspector

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

2.1 The Committee heard evidence from Estyn.

 

2.2 They agreed to provide clarification on whether the 35000 children within the cohort included both autumn and summer born children.

 

 


Meeting: 06/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 7)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - consideration of the evidence

Minutes:

7.1 The Committee considered the evidence they had heard during the morning.


Meeting: 06/06/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 7

Care Inspectorate Wales and Social Care Wales

Gemma Halliday, Workforce Development Manager – Social Care Wales

Kevin Barker, Head of Childcare and Play Inspection – Care Inspectorate Wales

Gill Huws-John, Senior Manager Childcare and Play Inspection - Care Inspectorate Wales

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

3.1 The Committee heard evidence from CIW and SCW.

 

3.2 CIW agreed to share the detail of the results of the evaluation of the Estyn-CIW joint inspection framework pilot.

 


Meeting: 24/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 4

Chwarae Teg

 

Cerys Furlong, Chief Executive

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

3.1 The Committee heard evidence from Chwarae Teg.

 

3.2 The Committee agreed to write to the Minister for further information on the ‘grace period’.


Meeting: 24/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 2)

2 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 3

Cwlwm

 

Claire Protheroe, Direct Services Manager (Wales) - PACEY Cymru                 

Jane O’Toole, Chief Executive Officer - Clybiau Plant Cymru Kids Clubs      

Jane Alexander, Chief Executive Officer - Wales Pre-school Providers Association                                

Angharad Starr, Project Manager – Mudiad Meithrin             

Sandra Welsby, National Manager – National Days Nurseries Association (NDNA) Cymru                                         

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

2.1 The Committee heard evidence from Cwlwm.

 

2.2 Cwlwm agreed to provide a list of local authority charges for Foundation Phase Childcare.


Meeting: 24/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 5



Phil Mattacks, Tax Free Childcare Design Engagement & Rollout Team, Transformation

 

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

4.1 The Committee heard evidence from HM Revenue & Customs.

 

4.2 HMRC agreed to provide information on customer satisfaction rates in relation to the HMRC online portal and childcare offer/tax-free credit arrangements.


Meeting: 24/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 7)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - consideration of the evidence

Minutes:

7.1 The Committee considered the evidence heard during the morning.


Meeting: 16/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 3)

3 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 2

Sally Holland, Children’s Commissioner for Wales

Rachel Thomas, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Office of the Children’s Commissioner for Wales

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

3.1 The Committee heard evidence from the Children’s Commissioner.


Meeting: 16/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 2)

2 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - evidence session 1

Welsh Government

 

Huw Irranca-Davies AM, Minister for Children and Social Care

Owain Lloyd, Deputy Director - Childcare, Play and Early Years Division

Tracy Hull, Lawyer - Social Care Team

 

 

 

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

2.1 The Committee heard evidence from the Minister for Children and Social Care.

2.2 The Minister agreed to provide the following:
A note on the family incomes of those accessing childcare support under the current pilot;

A copy of guidance for Early Implementer Local Authorities.


Meeting: 16/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 6)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Consideration of the evidence

Minutes:

6.1 The Committee considered the evidence they had heard.


Meeting: 14/05/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 11)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Consideration of evidence

Minutes:

The Committee considered the evidence received.


Meeting: 14/05/2018 - Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee (Item 8)

8 Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill: Evidence session with the Member in Charge

Huw Irranca-Davies AM, Minister for Children and Social Care;

Owain Lloyd, Welsh Government;

Tracey Hull, Welsh Government

 

 

CLA(5)-14-18 – Briefing

 

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill, as introduced (PDF 79KB)

 

Explanatory Memorandum (PDF 1MB)

 

Statement of Policy Intent (PDF 229KB)

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

The Committee took evidence from the Member in Charge of the Bill.


Meeting: 02/05/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 4)

4 Letter from the Chair of the Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee on the Childcare Offer

Supporting documents:


Meeting: 18/04/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 5)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill - Consideration of the approach

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

5.1 The Committee agreed the approach to the Bill.


Meeting: 22/03/2018 - Children, Young People and Education Committee (Item 6)

Childcare Funding (Wales) Bill timetable

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

6.1 The Committee considered the timetable.


 

 

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