Meetings

P-06-1212 Mark Allen's Law - we want throwline stations around all open water sites in Wales

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Meeting: 11/07/2022 - Petitions Committee (Item 6)

6 Draft report - P-06-1212 Mark Allen's Law - we want throwline stations around all open water sites in Wales

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Minutes:

The Committee agreed the report with some minor changes.


Meeting: 13/06/2022 - Petitions Committee (Item 5)

5 P-06-1212 Mark Allen's Law - we want throwline stations around all open water sites in Wales

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Minutes:

The Chair provided an update on the recent work that the Committee has undertaken on the petition. A draft report will now be prepared and written information which is currently being collected from a number of  families, will also feed in to that. Members agreed that a debate in plenary should happen in autumn term.

 

Members also placed their thanks on record to all the families who have been involved with the work on the petition.


Meeting: 10/01/2022 - Petitions Committee (Item 2)

2 Evidence session ( Panel 1) P-06-1212 Mark Allen's Law - we want throwline stations around all open water sites in Wales

Chris Cousens, RNLI & Chair of Water Safety Wales

 

Bleddyn Jones South Wales Fire and Rescue Service &

Member of Water Safety Wales Steering Group

 

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Minutes:

The Committee heard evidence from Chris Cousens, Chair of Water Safety Wales and Bleddyn Jones from South Wales Fire and Rescue Service & Member of Water Safety Wales Steering Group.

 

 


Meeting: 10/01/2022 - Petitions Committee (Item 8)

Discussion of evidence - P-06-1212 Mark Allen's Law - we want throwline stations around all open water sites in Wales

Minutes:

The Committee considered the evidence received.


Meeting: 10/01/2022 - Petitions Committee (Item 3)

Evidence session (Panel 2) P-06-1212 Mark Allen's Law - we want throwline stations around all open water sites in Wales

Nikki Kemmery, Director of Health and Safety,

Dŵr Cymru

 

Paula Steer, Director of Health, Safety & Wellbeing and Estate Services United Utilities

 

Dominic Robinson, Visitor Experience Lead, Severn Trent & Hafren Dyfrdwy

Minutes:

The Committee heard evidence from Nikki Kemmery, Director of Health and Safety, Dŵr Cymru, Paula Steer, Director of Health, Safety & Wellbeing and Estate Services United Utilities and Dominic Robinson, Visitor Experience Lead, Severn Trent & Hafren Dyfrdwy.


Meeting: 29/11/2021 - Petitions Committee (Item 4)

4 P-06-1212 Mark Allen's Law - we want throwline stations around all open water sites in Wales

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Minutes:

The Chair updated the Committee on his meeting with the petitioners.

 

The Committee agreed to undertake more detailed work on the petition focusing on publicly funded water sites and invite witnesses to give evidence to the Committee, including Water Safety Wales, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, Natural Resources Wales, and other families who have experienced similar tragic loss.

 

The Chair thanked the family for their bravery in addressing this issue and for taking the time to meet with him.