Health, Social Services and Public Safety

Welcome to the Home Page of the Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety. The Committee was established to advise and assist the Minister for Health, Social Services and Public Safety, Edwin Poots MLA, on matters within his responsibility as a Minister. The Committee undertakes a scrutiny, policy development and consultation role with respect to the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety and plays a key role in the consideration and development of legislation. The Committee Chairperson is Ms Maeve McLaughlin .

Here you will find information about the Committee membership and the work of the Committee.

Latest News

The Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety will next meet on Wednesday 19 November 2014 at 2.00pm in the Senate Chamber, Parliament Buildings when Professor Kathleen Marshall will give evidence on the findings of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation in Northern Ireland. A Ministerial briefing on the same issue will follow. 

The Committee will also receive a briefing on progress made by the Regional Task Force on Emergency Care.

The Committee will be briefed by an Assembly Researcher on the Food Hygiene Rating Bill and the Committee will discuss proposals for handling the Committee Stage of the Bill.

Forthcoming business will be published in the Business Diary.

Contact the Committee

Committee Clerk: Dr. Kathryn Aiken

Room 284,Parliament Buildings,
Ballymiscaw,Stormont,
Belfast, BT4 3XX

Tel: (028) 9052 1841
Email: committee.hssps@niassembly.gov.uk

Members of the Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety

Members of the Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety 

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