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P-04-481 Close the Gap for deaf pupils in Wales

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.

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Meeting: 11/07/2017 - Petitions Committee (Item 3)

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Minutes:

The Committee considered correspondence from the Minister for Lifelong Learning and Welsh Language and agreed to suggest that NDCS contacts the Minister’s diary secretary direct to arrange a meeting and ask them to report back to the Committee following that meeting.

 


Meeting: 09/05/2017 - Petitions Committee (Item 3)

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Minutes:

The Committee considered correspondence on the petition and agreed to write to the Minister for Lifelong Learning and Welsh Language, enclosing the petitioner’s latest comments, and ask whether he or his officials would be willing to meet with the petitioners to discuss their comments and offer of support in detail.


Meeting: 07/03/2017 - Petitions Committee (Item 3)

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Minutes:

The Committee considered correspondence on the petition and agreed to write to the Minister for Lifelong Learning and Welsh Language to seek answers to the concerns and questions raised by the petitioners.


Meeting: 29/11/2016 - Petitions Committee (Item 3)

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Minutes:

Mike Hedges declared the following interest under Standing Order 17.24A: He has a particular interest in the issues raised by the petition as his sister is profoundly deaf.

 

The Committee considered correspondence on the petition and agreed to write to the Cabinet Secretary for Education to set out some of the background to the petition and ask for the Welsh Government’s views on the proposals for action identified by the petitioner.


Meeting: 20/01/2015 - Petitions Committee - Fourth Assembly (Item 2)

2 Discussion of evidence session on 9 December 2014 - P-04-481 Close the Gap for deaf pupils in Wales

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Minutes:

2.1 The Committee discussed the evidence session held on 9 December 2014 and agreed to:

 

·         pursue a visit to a nearby school to see first hand the work they have done to provide excellent acoustics for the whole school population;

·         write to the Institute of Acoustics and the Association of Noise Consultants requesting sight of their guidance on acoustics - expected to be available early this year; and

·         seek further information on the policy and practice in England to see what can be learned.

 


Meeting: 09/12/2014 - Petitions Committee - Fourth Assembly (Item 4)

4 Evidence Session - P-04-481 Close the Gap for deaf pupils in Wales

·         Jayne Dulson, Director NDCS Cymru

 

·         Elin Wyn, Policy Adviser NDCS Cymru

 

·         Danyiaal Munir, Student Cardiff & Vale College

 

·         Peter Rogers, Director Sustainable Acoustics Ltd

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Minutes:

The following witnesses answered questions from the Committee:

 

  • Jayne Dulson, Director NDCS;
  • Elin Wyn, Policy Advisor NDCS;
  • Danyiaal Munir, Student Cardiff and Vale College; and
  • Peter Rogers, Director Sustainable Acoustics Ltd

 

 


Meeting: 25/03/2014 - Petitions Committee - Fourth Assembly (Item 2)

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Minutes:

The Committee considered correspondence from NDCS and agreed to look in more detail at the issue of acoustics in schools, in particular how the 21st Century Schools Programme and building regulations can help support improvements.


Meeting: 21/01/2014 - Petitions Committee - Fourth Assembly (Item 3)

3 P-04-481 Close the Gap for deaf pupils in Wales

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Minutes:

The Committee considered correspondence on the petition and agreed to:

 

·         ask the petitioner to highlight a specific area which they would like the Committee to undertake work on; and

·         copy in the Chair of the Cross Party Group on Deaf issues, for information.


Meeting: 11/11/2013 - Petitions Committee - Fourth Assembly (Item 3)

3 P-04-481 Close the Gap for deaf pupils in Wales

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Minutes:

The Committee considered correspondence on the petition and agreed  to:

 

·         write to the Cross-party Group to keep them informed of the latest correspondence; and

·         clarify with the petitioner whether they are satisfied with the correspondence received, and

·         depending on the petitioner’s response, the Committee may commission a short piece of work on the petition.


Meeting: 02/07/2013 - Petitions Committee - Fourth Assembly (Item 4)

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Minutes:

The Committee considered correspondence on the petition and agreed to write to the following stakeholders seeking their views on the issue;

 

·                     WLGA;

·                     Action on Hearing Loss;

·                     Governors Wales; and

·                     the Chair of the Cross Party Group on deaf issues.


Meeting: 14/05/2013 - Petitions Committee - Fourth Assembly (Item 2)

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Minutes:

The Committee considered the petition for the first time and agreed to write to the Minister for Education and Skills seeking his views on the petition.

 


 

 

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