Media Operational Notices

Synopsis Media Operational Notices published by the Northern Ireland Assembly.

21/10/2014
Committee to Visit Housing Rights Service

The Social Development Committee will hold its next meeting on Thursday 23 October at the Housing Rights Service, Middleton Building, Belfast

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21/10/2014
Assembly Committee to Host ‘Women in Politics and the Northern Ireland Assembly’ Event

The Assembly and Executive Review Committee will hosted a round table event on its current Review into Women in Politics and the Northern Ireland Assembly.

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21/10/2014
Employment and Learning Committee to Visit Parkanaur College

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Employment and Learning will hold its next meeting at Parkanaur College, Dungannon.

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15/10/2014
Committee Continues its Inquiry into Allegations Arising from BBCNI Spotlight Programme

On Thursday 16 October, the Assembly Committee for Social Development will continue its inquiry into allegations, arising from a BBCNI Spotlight programme, aired on 3 July 2013.

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13/10/2014
Agriculture Committee to Receive Briefing on the Rural Development Programme 2014 - 2020

At its next meeting on Tuesday 14 October, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive a briefing from the Department on the Rural Development Programme 2014 – 2020.

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08/10/2014
Committee Continues its Inquiry into Allegations Arising from BBCNI Spotlight Programme

On Thursday 9 October, the Assembly Committee for Social Development will continue its inquiry into allegations, arising from a BBCNI Spotlight programme, aired on 3 July 2013.

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06/10/2014
Agriculture Committee to Launch Review into Anti-Poverty and Social Inclusion

At its next meeting on Tuesday 7 October, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will launch a review into Anti-Poverty and Social Inclusion.

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01/10/2014
Committee Continues its Inquiry into Allegations Arising from the BBCNI Spotlight Programme

On Thursday 2 October, the Assembly Committee for Social Development will continue its inquiry into allegations, arising from a BBCNI Spotlight programme, aired on 3 July 2013.

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29/09/2014
Education Minister to brief Committee on Accelerated Passage for Education Bill

At its next meeting on Tuesday, 30 September 2014, the Committee for Education will receive a briefing from the Minister on proposed accelerated passage for the Education Bill.

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29/09/2014
Committee to be Briefed on Single Farm Payment 2014 and Preparations for New Scheme

At its next meeting on Tuesday 30 September, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive briefings from departmental officials and the Northern Ireland Agricultural Consultants Association (NIACA) on the Single Farm Payment Scheme 2014 and preparations for the new payment scheme to commence in 2015.

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29/09/2014
ETI Committee to Visit SDC Trailers, Toomebridge

The Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment are to visit SDC Trailers on a fact finding visit to aid its consideration of the impact of possible devolution of corporation tax.

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24/09/2014
Committee Continues its Inquiry into Allegations Arising from BBCNI Spotlight Programme

On Thursday 25 September, the Assembly Committee for Social Development will continue its inquiry into allegations, arising from a BBCNI Spotlight programme, aired on 3 July 2013.

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17/09/2014
Committee to Hold Meetings on Planned Maintenance and on its Inquiry into Allegations Arising from BBCNI Spotlight Programme

On Thursday 18 September, the Assembly Committee for Social Development will hold two meetings.

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15/09/2014
Assembly pays its respect to the former First Minister, the Rt Hon The Lord Bannside

The Northern Ireland Assembly will suspend its business today to pay respects to the Rt Hon The Lord Bannside, the former First Minister, Reverend Dr Ian Paisley.

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09/09/2014
Education Committee to Receive Update on Department’s Savings Delivery and Business Plans

At its next meeting on Wednesday 10 September 2014, the Committee for Education will receive departmental briefings on the 2012 -13 Savings Delivery Plan and on the 2013-14 and 2014-15 Business Plans. Members will also consider the progress made by the Department for Education in meeting relevant Programme for Government targets.

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29/08/2014
Committee to take Evidence from Minister on the Financial Position within the Department for Health

At its next meeting on Wednesday 3 September, the Assembly Committee for Health, Social Services and Public Safety will take evidence from the Minister Edwin Poots MLA on the current financial position within the Department.

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08/07/2014
Committee to be briefed on Contracting of Steps 2 Success

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Employment and Learning will hold its next meeting on Wednesday 9 July, when Members will receive a departmental briefing on the contracting of the Steps 2 Success Programme.

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03/07/2014
Assembly Roof Project – Works to Front of Building

Please note that from 7 July 2014, scaffolding will be erected at each side of the portico at the front of Parliament Buildings, to facilitate repairs as part of the ongoing roof project.

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30/06/2014
Agriculture Minister to brief Committee on CAP Reform

At its next meeting on Tuesday 1 July, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive a briefing from Minister Michelle O’Neill.

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30/06/2014
Education Committee to Hear from Department on School Redundancies

The Assembly Committee for Education will hold an additional meeting on Tuesday 1 July, when departmental officials will brief Members on school redundancies.

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24/06/2014
Education Committee to Receive Update on End of Key Stage Assessments

At its next meeting on Wednesday 25 June 2014, the Assembly Committee for Education will receive a Departmental update on the end of Key Stage Assessments/Levels of Progression.

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23/06/2014
Committee to Receive Update on the Test and Vaccinate or Remove Project (TVR)

At its next meeting on Tuesday 24 June, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive a departmental briefing on the implementation of the Test and Vaccinate or Remove Project.

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16/06/2014
MLAs take on 'World United' to promote good community relations
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30/05/2014
Justice Committee to hear from the Lord Chief Justice

The Justice Committee will be briefed by the Lord Chief Justice at its meeting on Wednesday, 4 June.

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27/05/2014
Employment and Learning Committee to Visit Ballymena

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Employment and Learning will hold its next meeting at the Tullyglass House Hotel in Ballymena.

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27/05/2014
Education Committee to Visit Greenmount Campus Antrim

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will hold its next meeting at the Greenmount Campus, Antrim on Wednesday 28 May 2014.

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27/05/2014
Committee to Hear from Local Playwrights on Inclusion in the Arts

The Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure will receive a briefing from two local playwrights, Martin Lynch and Gary Mitchell, as part of its Inquiry into Inclusion in the Arts of Working Class Communities.

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27/05/2014
Education Committee Hosts ‘World In Your Classroom’ Event

The Assembly’s Education Committee in partnership with the British Council NI will host a special event to showcase the range of international programmes and funding available to local primary and post-primary schools in Northern Ireland.

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27/05/2014
Committee to be briefed on Suspected Illegal Slaughtering of Cattle and on the Upsurge in Agricultural Crime

At its next meeting on Tuesday 27 May, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive briefings from departmental officials on the recent incidences of suspected illegal slaughtering of cattle and illegal movement of milk. The PSNI will also brief Members on the Agri and rural crime.

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23/05/2014
Assembly Holds Reception To Mark Five Years Of Bursary Programme

The Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly, Mr William Hay MLA will host a reception in Parliament Buildings to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Assembly’s Bursary programme.

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13/05/2014
Committee to Visit Armagh Facility for Young People with Learning Disabilities

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Employment and Learning will visit the Appleby Trust to find out about supported employment opportunities for young people with learning disabilities.

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15/05/2014
No Plenary On 20 May 2014

At the Assembly Business Committee meeting on Tuesday, 29 April, it was agreed that the Assembly would not sit on Tuesday 20 May 2014.

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07/05/2014
Committee Evidence Session on Inquiry into Allegations Arising from BBCNI Spotlight Programme

At its next meeting on Thursday 8 May 2014, the Assembly Committee for Social Development will take evidence from Mr Will Haire, Permanent Secretary, Department for Social Development and Jim Wilkinson, Director of Housing, Department for Social Development.

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06/05/2014
Education Committee to be briefed on Access to Health Services for School Children

As part of its ongoing consideration of joined-up Health and Education provision, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will receive briefings from the Public Health Agency; Health and Social Care Board; the Department of Education and Education and Library Board representatives on the provision of health services for school children.

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30/04/2014
Committee to be Briefed by Minister on Inclusion in the Arts

The Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure will receive a briefing from the Minister of Culture, Arts and Leisure as part of its Inquiry into Inclusion in the Arts of Working Class Communities.

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29/04/2014
Education Committee to be briefed on Services for School Children with Visual Impairments

The Committee for Education will receive briefings from Departmental Officials and from Education and Library Board representatives on the provision of services for school children with visual impairments.

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29/04/2014
Members of the Black Minority Ethnic Community Quiz Ministers

The Principal Deputy Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly, Mitchel McLaughlin MLA, will host an event in the Senate Chamber Parliament Buildings on Wednesday 30 April at 6.00 pm. The event is aimed at increasing the opportunities for ethnic minority voices to be heard.

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25/04/2014
The Late Mr David McClarty MLA - Expressions Of Condolence

Following the sad news of the death of Mr McClarty during the Easter recess, William Hay, Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly will lead the Assembly in tributes/expressions of condolence as the first item of business on Monday 28 April 2014.

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08/04/2014
Minister of Education to Brief Committee

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will be briefed by the Minister at its meeting on Wednesday 9 April 2014.

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07/04/2014
Committee to Receive Update on TB Eradication

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive an update briefing from departmental officials on action to eradicate TB.

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19/03/2014
Committee to Visit Newry to See Town Centre Regeneration

The Assembly’s Committee for Social Development will hold its weekly meeting in Bagenal’s Castle, Newry on Thursday 20 March 2014.

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19/03/2014
Agriculture Committee to Visit Greenmount

The Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will visit CAFRE’s Greenmount Campus, Antrim on Thursday 20 March.

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12/03/2014
Committee to be Briefed on DCAL Capital Projects

The Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure will receive a briefing from the departmental Permanent Secretary on the Northern Ireland Audit Office and Public Accounts Committee reports on DCAL’s management of capital projects.

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12/03/2014
Committee Evidence Session on Inquiry into Allegations Arising from BBC NI Spotlight Programme

At its next meeting on Thursday 13 March 2014, the Assembly Committee for Social Development will take evidence from the Minister for Social Development Nelson McCausland MLA, Mr Stephen Brimstone, Special Advisor to the Minister and Mr Will Haire, Permanent Secretary, Department for Social Development.

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11/03/2014
Inspecting the Inspectors: Committee Concludes Inquiry into School Inspection and Improvement

At its meeting on Wednesday 12 March 2014, the Assembly Committee for Education will hold its final evidence session as part of its Inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and School Improvement.

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10/03/2014
Committee to be briefed on Suspected Illegal Slaughtering of Cattle

At its next meeting on Tuesday 11 March, the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive briefings from departmental officials and the Food Standards Agency NI on the suspected illegal slaughtering of cattle

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04/03/2014
Committee Continues Inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and School Improvement Process.

At its next meeting on Wednesday 5 March 2014, the Assembly Committee for Education will take evidence from Professor John Gardner, University of Sterling in relation to its ongoing Inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and School Improvement Process.

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05/03/2014
Committee to Celebrate the Launch of Creativity Month

The Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure will mark the launch of Creativity Month by hosting an event to promote the work of artists and craftspeople from across Northern Ireland.

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27/02/2014
Additional Plenary Sitting

There will be an additional Plenary sitting of the Northern Ireland Assembly on Friday, 27 February 2014 after the Speaker received a valid request to recall the Assembly.

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24/02/2014
Agriculture Committee to be briefed by Northern Ireland Meat Exporters Association

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive a briefing from the Northern Ireland Meat Exporters Association regarding recent market issues at its next meeting on Tuesday 25 February 2014.

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17/02/2014
Agriculture Minister to Brief Committee

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will be briefed by the Minister at its meeting on Tuesday 18 February 2014.

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11/02/2014
Education Committee to be Briefed on Common Funding Scheme

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will receive a briefing from Departmental officials on proposed changes to the Common Funding Scheme at its meeting on Wednesday 12 February 2014.

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04/02/2014
Committee to be Briefed on Proposed Changes to the Formal Intervention Procedure

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will receive a briefing from Departmental officials on proposed changes to the Formal Intervention Procedure (FIP) at its meeting on Wednesday 5 February 2014.

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03/02/2014
Committee to Receive Update on Rural Development Plan

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive a departmental update on the Rural Development Plan 2014 – 2020 at its next meeting on Tuesday 4 February 2014.

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28/01/2014
Assembly Committees to Host ‘Stem Is Cool’ Event

The Assembly’s Education; Employment and Learning; Enterprise, Trade and Investment; and Culture, Arts and Leisure Committees in partnership with the Northern Ireland Science Park will attend a special event on Wednesday 29 January 2014 to promote the importance of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Subjects.

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08/01/2014
Inquiry into allegations arising from BBCNI Spotlight programme evidence session

The Social Development Committee will take evidence from Mr Stephen Brimstone, Special Advisor to Mr Nelson McCausland MLA, Minister for Social Development, and from a former Private Secretary to the Minister on Thursday, 9 January 2014.

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11/12/2013
Committee to Take Evidence from Minister into Allegations Arising from BBC NI Spotlight Programme

The Assembly Committee for Social Development will hold its next evidence session for the inquiry at its meeting on Thursday 12 December 2013.

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06/12/2013
ETI Committee to Highlight Importance of Electricity Supply

The Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will be putting forward a motion to the Assembly on its review into the security of electricity supply.

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20/11/2013
Committee Continues Evidence Sessions into Allegations Arising from BBC NI Spotlight Programme

The Assembly Committee for Social Development will hold its next evidence session for the inquiry at its meeting on Thursday 21 November 2013.

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18/11/2013
Universities to Showcase World-Class Learning at Parliament Buildings

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Employment and Learning will host a unique showcase event at Parliament Buildings, where three universities — The Open University, Queen’s University and the University of Ulster — will come together to promote the value of higher education.

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13/11/2013
Committee to Begin Inquiry into Allegations Arising from BBC NI Spotlight Programme

The Assembly Committee for Social Development will begin its evidence sessions for the inquiry at its meeting on Thursday 14 November 2013.

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06/11/2013
Northern Ireland Assembly Calls on Upper Bann to ‘Get Involved’

The Northern Ireland Assembly will be at Brownlow Community Hub, Craigavon on Friday 8 November to meet with locally based voluntary and community sector groups.

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05/11/2013
Education and Library Boards and NIPSA to Have Their Say on Education Training Inspectorate

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will continue taking evidence from the education and library boards and NIPSA on its Inquiry into the Education Training Inspectorate (ETI) and the School Improvement Process.

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23/10/2013
Environment Minister to Brief Committee on Key Issues

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for the Environment will receive a briefing from the Minister of the Environment, Mr Mark H Durkan MLA.

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22/10/2013
ETI Committee to be Updated on Exploris Aquarium

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will be receiving an update from officials from Ards Borough Council, NIPSA and Portaferry Regeneration Ltd on the future of Exploris Aquarium.

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22/10/2013
General Teaching Council and Teachers’ Unions to Have Their Say on Education Training Inspectorate

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will begin taking evidence from the General Teaching Council (GTC) and teachers’ unions on its Inquiry of the Education Training Inspectorate (ETI) and the School Improvement Process.

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16/10/2013
ETI Committee to Quiz Supermarkets on Fuel Pricing

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will be quizzing officials from Tesco, Asda and the NI Retail Consortium on their respective fuel pricing policies.

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01/10/2013
Assembly Committees Make Joint Visit to UK City of Culture

Five Northern Ireland Assembly Committees are to visit the City of Culture on Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 October 2013. The Committees will hold a series of meetings, visits and events across the City

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01/10/2013
College Students to Showcase Award-winning Skills at Parliament Buildings

The Committee for Employment and Learning, in conjunction with Colleges NI, will hold an event at Parliament Buildings to showcase college students’ skills.

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25/09/2013
Minister to Brief Committee on Northern Ireland Housing Executive Budget Position

The Minister for Social Development will provide a briefing and update on the current position of the Northern Ireland Housing Executive budget to the Assembly’s Social Development Committee on Thursday 26 September 2013.

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25/09/2013
Minister to Brief Committee on Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure’s Business Plan for 2013-14

The Minister will provide a briefing to the Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure on the department’s Business Plan for 2013-14.

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23/09/2013
Committee to Promote Importance of Apprenticeships with Key Event

The Committee for Employment and Learning will host an event at Parliament Buildings at which local companies will showcase their apprenticeship schemes.

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16/09/2013
Minister to Update Committee on Key Agricultural Issues

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will receive an update from the Minister on key issues for DARD.

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05/09/2013
Agriculture Committee Motion on Tree disease

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development has tabled a motion for debate in the Assembly Chamber on Monday, 9 September 2013.

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10/07/2013
Additional Plenary Sitting

There will be an additional Plenary sitting of the Northern Ireland Assembly on Tuesday, 16 July 2013 after the Speaker received a valid request to recall the Assembly.

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09/07/2013
Committee to Examine Translink Accounts

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Regional Development will hold a special meeting to receive a briefing from Translink officials on the company’s 2012/2013 accounts.

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04/07/2013
Additional Plenary Sitting

There will be an additional Plenary sitting of the Northern Ireland Assembly on Monday, 8 July 2013 after the Speaker received a valid request to recall the Assembly.

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03/07/2013
Committee to Visit the Lough Neagh Fisherman’s Cooperative Toomebridge and Ballyronan Marina

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure will visit the Lough Neagh Fisherman’s Cooperative in Toomebridge on Thursday 4 July 2013. Members will receive briefings from the Lough Neagh Fisherman’s Cooperative, Dr Derek Evans from the Agri-food and Bio Science Institute and from the Lough Neagh Dollaghan Trust.

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01/07/2013
Committee to Hear Implications of CAP Reform for NI

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will be receiving a briefing from DARD officials on the implications of European CAP reform for Northern Ireland.

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19/06/2013
Assembly Committee to Receive Urgent Briefing from Housing Executive on Maintenance Contracts

The Assembly’s Committee for Social Development will hold its weekly meeting in Coleraine Borough Council offices on Thursday 20 June 2013. Committee Members will receive a briefing from the Chairman of the Housing Executive Donald Hoodless and the Chief Executive Dr John McPeake on the recent report into the organisation’s mishandling of planned maintenance contracts.

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12/06/2013
Committee to Hold Meeting at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure will hold its next meeting tomorrow (Thursday 13 June) at the Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, Bryansford, Newcastle, one of the venues for this year’s World Police and Fire Games.

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12/06/2013
Power NI to Brief Committee on Electricity Prices

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will receive a briefing from Power NI on its recent electricity price increase.

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12/06/2013
Committee to Meet at Mount Stewart and Visit Kiltonga Reservoir

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will be holding a meeting at Mount Stewart and will visit the Kiltonga Reservoir in Newtownards after the meeting.

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10/06/2013
Assembly Committees Make Joint Visit to City of Culture

Six Northern Ireland Assembly Committees are to visit the City of Culture on Wednesday, 12 June. The Committees will hold their meetings at three venues across the city: Magee campus of the University of Ulster, the new Ebrington Barracks venue and the North West Regional College.

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06/06/2013
Students “talk back” at North West Regional College

The Northern Ireland Assembly Education Service, in conjunction with the Peace and Reconciliation Group, will host a “Talks Back” panel discussion at North West Regional College (NWRC). Local third-level students will have the opportunity to ask the panel, which includes local MLAs, about a range of social and economic issues affecting the region.

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06/06/2013
Northern Ireland Assembly calls on the City of Culture to ‘Get Involved’

The Northern Ireland Assembly will be at Ebrington Barracks on Friday 7 June 2013 to meet with locally based voluntary and community sector groups.

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05/06/2013
Committee Event Will Focus on High Levels of Local Repossessions

The Assembly Committee for Social Development and the Housing Rights Service will hold an important stakeholder event on Thursday 6 June 2013 to look at the high levels of housing repossessions locally

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05/06/2013
Utility Regulator to Brief Committee on Electricity Prices

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will receive a briefing from the Utility Regulator, Mr Shane Lynch on the recent electricity price increases.

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29/05/2013
Committee to Receive PWC Briefing on Economic Growth Report

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will receive a briefing from PricewaterhouseCoopers on its Economic Growth Report.

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28/05/2013
Minister to Brief Committee on A5 and Translink

The Minister for Regional Development will be briefing the Committee for Regional Development at its next meeting.

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23/05/2013
Attorney General to brief Procedures Committee

On Tuesday, 28 May 2013, the Attorney General, John Larkin QC, will give evidence to the Procedures Committee.

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22/05/2013
Assembly Committee Visit Ballymena To See Town Centre Regeneration

The Assembly’s Committee for Social Development will hold its weekly meeting in Ballymena Town Hall on Thursday 23 May 2013

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21/05/2013
Fodder Transport Scheme to be Discussed at Agriculture Committee

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will be receiving a briefing from DARD officials on the details of DARD's recently announced Fodder Transport Scheme.

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20/05/2013
Assembly Speaker to Launch New Community Inititative
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15/05/2013
Agriculture Minister to Address Committee on Hardship Scheme

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will hold a special meeting to receive a briefing from the Minister on the details of the DARD Hardship Scheme.

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15/05/2013
Committee to Hear Update on Gas Network Extension

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will receive a briefing from the Northern Ireland Authority for Utility Regulation (NIAUR) and DETI on the progress of the gas network extension.

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01/01/0001
Committee to Focus on Shared Education

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Education will receive a briefing from the Ministerial Advisory Group on Advancing Shared Education regarding its final report.

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13/05/2013
Assembly Committees to Participate at This Year’s Balmoral Show

Northern Ireland Assembly Committees will again attend this year’s Balmoral Show with the Committees for Agriculture and Rural Development, Regional Development and Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minister all represented at the Show.

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09/05/2013
Assembly Health Committee to hold additional meeting

The Assembly Committee for Health will hold an additional meeting today on residential care homes.

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08/05/2013
ETI Minister to Brief Committee on Economy

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will be briefed by the Minister on key issues relating to the economy, energy and tourism. The Committee will receive a briefing from Invest NI CEO, Alastair Hamilton, on Invest NI’s performance in 2012-13.

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08/05/2013
Committee to Focus on Local Government

The Committee for the Environment will receive a briefing from Department of the Environment officials on the consultation on severance arrangements for local councillors. It will also receive a briefing by the Local Government Auditor on the 2012 Local Government Auditor report.

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07/05/2013
Assembly Committees to visit the Sexual Assault Referral Centre, Antrim

On Wednesday, 8 May 2013, the Committees for Health and Justice will visit the Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Antrim.

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30/04/2013
Chief Justice to brief the Justice Committee

On Thursday, 2 May 2013, the Lord Chief Justice, Declan Morgan, will brief the Justice Committee.

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24/04/2013
Assembly Committee to meet at Armagh Planetarium
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17/04/2013
Corporation Tax Up for Consideration at Committee Meeting

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will receive a briefing on corporation tax and other measures to improve the economy from the Permanent Secretary of the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment (DETI). The Committee will also receive a briefing on 4G mobile phone coverage and roaming charges from the Mobile Operators Association, which includes representatives from O2, Vodafone, Everything Everywhere and Three.

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15/04/2013
Agriculture Committee to Consider DARD Hardship Scheme
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12/04/2013
Assembly to Debate More Spontaneity for Assembly Question Time

On Monday, 15 April 2013, the Northern Ireland Assembly will debate the Procedures Committee Report into Topical Questions.

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10/04/2013
Committee to Focus on Supermarket Fuel Pricing

The Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will be considering a Consumer Council briefing on supermarket fuel pricing at its next Committee meeting.

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10/04/2013
Committee to hear from Key Stakeholders on Housing Strategy

The Committee for Social Development will hold an important Housing Strategy event on Thursday 11 April 2013 in the La Mon Hotel, Belfast.

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08/04/2013
Education Minister to Address Committee on Area Planning
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27/03/2013
Committee Calls Emergency Briefing on DARD's Response to Severe Weather
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19/03/2013
Committee to Focus on Proposed Changes to A-levels
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13/03/2013
Committee to Visit City of Culture
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12/03/2013
Committee to Consider Update on Education Maintenance Allowance
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11/03/2013
FSA to Update Agriculture Committee on Beef Contamination
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11/03/2013
Ministerial Briefing on Local Government Reform Funding
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07/03/2013
Committee to Bring Forward Creative Industries Report

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06/03/2013
Committees to Visit Drumclay Crannog, Enniskillen
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05/03/2013
Committee to Tackle Sport in Schools
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01/03/2013
MLAs Take on the RNIB in Football Fixture
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01/03/2013
MLAs take on the RNIB in football fixture

MLAs will face a team from the Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) in their latest football fixture. The 5-a-side match will kick-off at 1.00pm on Tuesday 5 March at the Playball facility at the Pavilion, Stormont Estate.

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27/02/2013
Committee To Lead On NILGA Conference Panel Discussion
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27/02/2013
Committee to Hear Impact of Flags on Licenced Retail Trade
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20/02/2013
Committee Visit to H&W and Bombardier
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20/02/2013
Committee to Receive Briefing From Social Security Advisory Committee
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18/02/2013
Committee to Host Stakeholders at Event on Tree Disease

The Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development will be holding an event regarding its review into tree disease.

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18/02/2013
Call on Executive for "Greener" Economy
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13/02/2013
Invest NI to Address Committee on Impact of Flag Protests
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12/02/2013
Committee to Launch New Tree Disease Review
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11/02/2013
FSA to Brief Committees on Horsemeat
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06/02/2013
Committee to Examine Rising Food Costs
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06/02/2013
Belfast Chamber of Trade & Commerce to Address Committee
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05/02/2013
Committee Calls Emergency Briefing on Horsemeat
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04/02/2013
Committee to Focus on Payday Lending
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30/01/2013
Minister to Brief Committee on Welfare Reform Bill

The Minister for Social Development will provide a briefing and update on the Welfare Reform Bill to the Assembly’s Social Development Committee on Thursday 31 January 2013.

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30/01/2013
Committee to Quiz Mutual Energy on Interconnector

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment will receive a briefing from Mutual Energy regarding the Moyle Interconnector.

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29/01/2013
Committee to Celebrate Chinese New Year with Chinese Art Exhibition

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure will launch a Chinese art exhibition in Parliament Buildings to celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year. The exhibition is a joint venture between the Committee and the Confucius Institute at the University of Ulster.

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28/01/2013
Agriculture Minister to Address Committee
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23/01/2013
Belfast City Airport to Address Committee
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15/01/2013
Education Minister to Address Committee
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05/12/2012
Committee to Consider Invest NI and Economy
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28/11/2012
Committee to Consider Farm safety Issues
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27/11/2012
Committee to Bring in Stakeholders on Education Bill
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23/11/2012
Committee Call for Executive to Help Drive Innovation
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22/11/2012
Agriculture Committee Launches Report on Bovine TB
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21/11/2012
Committee Visit to City Walls
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21/11/2012
Committee to hold meeting at BT Tower to discuss 4G
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14/11/2012
Parliament Buildings Gets Ready For 80th Anniversary Festivities
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14/11/2012
Environment Committee Meeting at Clotworthy House
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09/11/2012
Committee to Bring Together Key Players at Research and Development Event
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06/11/2012
Committee to Consider Objectives for Translink Inquiry
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06/11/2012
Committee to Review Controversial Area Plans for Schools
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06/11/2012
Change in Indicative Timings for Plenary Sitting Today
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01/11/2012
Committee Chair To Meet With Secretary Of State On Economy
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29/10/2012
Social Development Committee Continue Evidence Sessions on Welfare Reform Bill
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25/10/2012
Social Development Committee Confirm Additional Meetings to Scrutinise Welfare Reform Bill
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24/10/2012
MLAs Take on 'World United' to promote Football Against Racism Europe Campaign
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19/10/2012
80 Years of Parliament Buildings Captured in Photographs
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10/10/2012
Ulster Bank to Address Committees on Compensation Scheme
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10/10/2012
Social Development Committee Confirm Additional Meetings to Scrutinise Welfare Reform Bill
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08/10/2012
Office of Fair Trading to Address Committee on UK Petrol and Diesel Prices
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04/10/2012
Agriculture Committee Motion on Farming Crisis
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03/10/2012
Assembly Committee to Discuss Planning and Town Centres with Oireachtas Environment Committee
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02/10/2012
Regional Development Minister and Translink CEO to Address Committee
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02/10/2012
Committee to Consider Health and Safety for School Transport
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24/09/2012
Perspectives on the Ulster Covenant lecture
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19/09/2012
Committee to Discuss Environmental Issues With Concerned Organisations
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17/09/2012
Committee Meet Concerned Organisations To Discuss Legislation On Dog Breeding
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04/09/2012
Assembly Session 2012/13: Committee and Plenary Dates
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31/07/2012
Assembly Regional Development Committee to Hold Additional Meeting
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09/07/2012
Work to Parliament Buildings During Summer 2012 Recess
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04/07/2012
Committee To Hear Evidence on Housing Executive Response Maintenance Contracts
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04/07/2012
ETI Committee to Discuss Ulster Bank Systems Failure
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29/06/2012
Limited Electrical Supply To Parliament Buildings
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26/06/2012
ETI Committee to Hear from Tamboran Resources on Shale Gas Exploration
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26/06/2012
AERC Report Due For Debate in Pleenary
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22/06/2012
Media Briefing - 25 June 2012
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21/06/2012
Northern Ireland Assembly Committee Business On Wednesday 27 June 2012
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20/06/2012
ETI Committee to Hear Evidence on Shale Gas Exploration
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18/06/2012
Speaker Hosts Event to Mark Diamond Jubilee
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18/06/2012
MLAs In Cross Community Football Fixture
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15/06/2012
Assembly Launches Summer 2012 Tours of Parliament Buildings
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13/06/2012
ETI Committee to hold Meeting at Causeway Hotel, Bushmills
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06/06/2012
Committee for the Environment to Hold Meeting at ECOS Centre, Ballymena
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06/06/2012
Committee to be briefed on Retention of Human Tissue Samples
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31/05/2012
Olympic Torch Relay
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30/05/2012
Invest NI to Brief ETI Committee on End of Year Performance Results
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28/05/2012
PORTRAIT OF FORMER DEPUTY FIRST MINISTER UNVEILED IN PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS
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23/05/2012
ETI Committee to be Briefed by Belfast City Airport on Seats for Sale
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21/05/2012
Assembly Information Goes Mobile
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15/05/2012
Agriculture Committee Discusses EU Priorities with MEP at Balmoral Show
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14/05/2012
Committee Focuses on Disposal of Poultry Litter
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10/05/2012
Assembly Committee Focus Attention on Rural Issues at Balmoral Show
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04/05/2012
Committee Examines Proposed Rule on the Docking of Working Dogs' Tails
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02/05/2012
Committee sees the Best the Cathedral Quarter has to Offer
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30/04/2012
Pudsey Bear to Launch Family Fun Day at Parliament Buildings
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29/03/2012
Primary Picassos Shine at Assembly Art Awards
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28/03/2012
Northern Ireland Assembly Calls on East Antrim to get Involved
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23/03/2012
Assembly Launches New Online Programme
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21/03/2012
Assembly Committee Meeting in Bangor Town Hall
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21/03/2012
Committee to Hear From Director of Public Prosecutions
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13/03/2012
Committee Event in Omagh Continues Inquiry into Creative Industries
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05/03/2012
Committee Event Focuses On Impact Of Draft Cap Proposals
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01/03/2012
Committee to Hear from Justice Minister and Attorney General
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28/02/2012
Assembly Committee to Reveive Emergency Briefing on Schmallenberg Virus
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21/02/2012
Committee for Enterprise, Trade and Investment to visit SERC
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14/02/2012
Committee Event Focuses on Rural Development Programme
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09/02/2012
Assembly Media Briefing
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26/01/2012
Assembly Media Handbook Update
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25/01/2012
Assembly Committee Meeting in Ulster Folk and Transport Museum
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23/11/2011
Assembly Committee Meeting in the Guildhall
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17/01/2012
Assembly Committee attend Oireachtas meeting with European Commissioner
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19/01/2012
Assembly Committee for Justice to hold meeting in Lisburn
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10/01/2012
Assembly Calls On All Budding Young Artists
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13/12/2011
Committee for the Environment to hear from Minister on 11 Council Model
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13/12/2011
Assembly Committee for Justice to Visit North West
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07/12/2011
Lighting of the Assembly Tree
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30/11/2011
Committee for the Environment to Hold Meeting in Hillsborough
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25/11/2011
Assembly Committee Hosts 'Masterchef' Style Event
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24/11/2011
Pensioners' Parliament
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16/11/2011
Changes to Committee Meetings
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15/11/2011
Northern Ireland Assembly Holds Additional Sitting
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15/11/2011
Solutions to Fuel Poverty are Top Priority for Social Development Committee
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09/11/2011
Committee for the Environment to hold meeting at Burrendale Hotel in Newcastle
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08/11/2011
Assembly Health Committee to Visit Kircubbin Community and Health Centre
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26/10/2011
Golfing Legends Unveiled at Parliament Buildings
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26/10/2011
Golfing legends unveiled at Parliament Buildings
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25/10/2011
Social Development Committee to visit North West Regeneration Projects
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24/10/2011
Committee for Education to Visit Roe Valley Schools
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20/10/2011
Committee to Highlight Excellence in Further Education
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17/10/2011
Committee to Focus on Cohesion, Sharing and Integration Strategy
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11/10/2011
Public Accounts Committee Holds Meeting at NICVA
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11/10/2011
Assembly Committee for Regional Development
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27/09/2011
Committee to Visit InterTradeIreland, Newry
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26/09/2011
Regeneration Tops Committee's Agenda During Visit to North West
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26/09/2011
Committee to Visit Parkanaur College, Dungannon
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13/09/2011
Committee Takes Evidence on Group B Streptococcus
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07/09/2011
Assembly Committee for Justice meeting Room Change
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04/07/2011
Committee for the Office of the First Minister/deputy First Minister Hold Extra Meeting
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30/06/2011
Assembly Launches New Guided Tours of Parliament Buildings
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29/06/2011
Committee to Visit Titanic Signature Project
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29/06/2011
Committee to receive briefing on Police Ombudsman's Office Report
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29/06/2011
Committee for Social Development to Visit Supported Housing Project for the Disabled
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28/06/2011
Committee Visits South Eastern Regional College
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27/06/2011
Committee visits Arts Council and Lyric Theatre
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22/06/2011
Committee for the Environment to hear from stakeholders on the Implementation of the Taxis Act 2008
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21/06/2011
Health Committee Visit Altnagelvin
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15/06/2011
NIE and Utility Regulator to Give Evidence to Committee on Price Increase
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15/06/2011
New Minister Outlines Key Issues and Challenges to the Social Development Committee
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14/06/2011
Assembly Committee Briefed on Stadia Development
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13/06/2011
Assembly Committee to be Briefed by Agriculture Minister
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07/06/2011
Assembly Committee for Justice meeting - Time Change
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23/05/2011
Assembly Proves Actions Speak Louder Than Words
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18/05/2011
John Brown University Choir to Perform in Great Hall
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10/05/2011
First Plenary of New Mandate
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