Minutes of Proceedings
Date: Thursday, 28 March 2013
Venue: The Senate Chamber
The apologies are recorded above.
2. Oral Briefing from Department of Agriculture and Rural Development: Response to the Severe Weather
The following Departmental officials joined the meeting at 10:00 a.m.
Noel Lavery: Permanent Secretary;
Gerry Lavery: Senior Finance Director;
Bert Houston Chief Veterinary Officer; &
Philip Mehaffey: Director of Operations, Rivers Agency.
The officials briefed the Committee and this was followed by a question and answer session.
There was no other business.
4. Date of the next meeting
Agreed: The next meeting of the Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will take place on Tuesday 9 April 2013 at
1.30 p.m. in Room 30, Parliament Buildings.
The meeting adjourned at 11.06 a.m.
Paul Frew, Chairperson, Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development