Agenda - Plenary

Meeting Venue:

Y Siambr - Senedd

Meeting date:
Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Meeting time: 13.30




1       Questions to the First Minister

(45 mins)                                                                                                         

The Presiding Officer has received notification, under Standing Order 12.58, that the Leader of the House and Chief Whip will answer questions on behalf of the First Minister.

The Presiding Officer will call the Party Leaders to ask questions without notice to the Leader of the House and Chief Whip after Question 2.

View Questions



2       Business Statement and Announcement

(30 mins)                                                                                                         

View Business Statement and Announcement



3       Statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Services: A Healthier Wales: Update on the Transformation Fund

(45 mins)                                                                                                         

Supporting Document

A Healthier Wales: our Plan for Health and Social Care



4       Statement by the Minister for Welsh Language and Lifelong Learning: The Welsh-language Technology Action Plan

(45 mins)                                                                                                         



5       Statement by the Leader of the House and Chief Whip: Broadband Update

(45 mins)                                                                                                         



6       Statement by the Minister for Environment: Wales's Recycling Performance, Building the Foundations of a Circular Economy

(45 mins)                                                                                                         

Supporting Document

Statistics - Local authority municipal waste management



7       Debate: Probation Service Reform

(60 mins)                                                                                                         

NDM6831 Julie James (Swansea West)

To propose that the National Assembly for Wales:

Notes proposals for Probation Services Reform in Wales.

Supporting Document

Strengthening probation, building confidence

The following amendments have been tabled:

Amendment 1 - Darren Millar (Clwyd West)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Notes that the HM Prisons and Probation Service in Wales will build upon the unique arrangements that it already has in Wales through its established prisons and probation directorate, to better reflect the devolved responsibilities of the Welsh Government and build on existing local partnerships.

Amendment 2 - Rhun ap Iorwerth (Ynys Môn)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Agrees with the National Association of Probation Officers that the privatisation of probation services has been a failure.

Amendment 3 - Rhun ap Iorwerth (Ynys Môn)

Add as new point at end of motion:

Calls for the devolution of criminal justice to Wales in order to create a publicly run probation service which serves the interests of our communities.



8       Voting Time




The Assembly will sit again in Plenary at 13.30, Wednesday, 24 October 2018