Minutes of Proceedings
Date: Tuesday, 12 March 2013
Venue: Room 21, Parliament Buildings
The meeting began in public session at 1:31pm.
Mr Weir declared an interest as a member of North Down Borough Council.
Lord Morrow declared an interest as a member of Dungannon and South Tyrone Borough Council.
There were no apologies.
Mr Elliott joined the meeting at 1:33pm.
Mr Hamilton left the meeting at 1:33pm.
2. Belfast City Airport Watch
The Chairperson informed members that they had been provided with a letter from Belfast City Airport Watch requesting that the rearranged meeting takes place at the earliest opportunity.
Agreed: That a meeting with Belfast City Airport Watch is arranged for after Easter Recess.
3. Ministerial Briefing
The Minister briefed the Committee and answered members' questions on a number of key issues.
The main areas of discussion were Local Government Reform and the Drumclay Crannog.
Mr Hamilton re-joined the meeting at 1:40pm.
Mrs Kelly joined the meeting at 1:44pm.
Mr McElduff joined the meeting at 1:44pm.
Mr McElduff left the meeting at 2:16pm.
Mr Elliott left the meeting at 2:25pm.
Mrs Kelly left the meeting at 2:41pm.
4. Any other business
5. Date, time and place of next meeting
The next meeting will be held on Thursday 14 March 2013 at 10:00am in Room 30, Parliament Buildings.
The Chairperson adjourned the meeting at 2:54pm.
Anna Lo, MLA
Chairperson, Committee for the Environment
21 March 2013