Press Releases 2009-2010

Synopsis Below you will find all press releases published by the Northern Ireland Assembly during the 2009-2010 session.

01/09/2010
Assembly Committee Questions Minister Over Recent Events At The Department For Regional Development
Reference: RD 08/09/10
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20/08/2010
Statement from the Regional Development Committee following its special meeting today
Reference: RD 07/09/10
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18/08/2010
Assembly Committee Welcomes Public Enquiry into New Electricity Lines
Reference: ENV 14/09/10
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13/08/2010
Statement from Chair of Assembly Public Accounts Committee Inquiry into Northern Ireland Water
Reference: PAC 18/09/10
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07/07/2010
Assembly Committee Queries Department Approach To Planning
Reference: ENV 13/09/10
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30/06/2010
Government Spending Power Should Boost Local Economy
Reference: F&P 09/09/10
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30/06/2010
Public Accounts Committee Calls North/South Bodies To Account
Reference: PAC 17/09/10
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24/06/2010
Assembly Committee Celebrates School Choir of the Year
Reference: CAL 16/09/10
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24/06/2010
New Agriculture Committee Chairperson Ready for the Challenge
Reference: ARD 14/09/10
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24/06/2010
Government Slow to Learn Project Management Lessons, Committee Finds
Reference: PAC 16/09/10
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24/06/2010
Organised Crime Must be Stamped Out says Committee
Reference: PAC 15/09/10
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24/06/2010
Committee Praises Skills Training in Fermanagh
Reference: E&L 06/09/10
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23/06/2010
Assembly Committee Sees Impact Of Poor Accommodation On Learning
Reference: EDU 09/09/10
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22/06/2010
Fare Increases Won't Grow Public Transport
Reference: RD 06/09/10
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22/06/2010
Government Efficiencies Should Not Harm Key Services
Reference: F&P 08/09/10
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18/06/2010
Assembly Committee for Justice Quizzes Representatives on Legal Aid Issues
Reference: Jus04/09/10
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17/06/2010
Assembly Committee Visits Macmillan Cancer Support Centre
Reference: SD 16/09/10
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17/06/2010
Assembly Committee Gains Insight Into Film Industry
Reference: CAL 15/09/10
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17/06/2010
Assembly Committee Focuses in on Driving Instructors
Reference: ENV 12/09/10
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16/06/2010
Agriculture Committee United in the Call to Crackdown on Brucellosis
Reference: AGR 13/09/10
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10/06/2010
Assembly Committee Holds Its First Meeting Outside Northern Ireland
Reference: COFMDFM 02/09/10
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10/06/2012
Assembly Committee Takes a Closer Look at Nurture Groups
Reference: EDU 08/09/10
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09/06/2010
Committee Puts Prison Issues Top of the Agenda
Reference: Jus03/09/10
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08/06/2010
Paid Apprenticeships Are Way Forward For Young People
Reference: E&L05/09/10
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03/06/2010
Private Sector Scoops £54 million in PFI Project
Reference: PAC 14/09/10
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01/06/2010
Regional Development Committee Endorses Roads Bill
Reference: RD 05/09/10
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01/06/2010
Assembly to Gain New Ways of Investigating MLAs' Conduct
Reference: S&P 06/09/10
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27/05/2010
Committee Takes Department To Task On Police Pension Appeals Delay
Reference: Jus02/09/10
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27/05/2010
Assembly Committee Puts Pressure on Department to Plan Carefully
Reference: ENV 11/09/10
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27/05/2010
Assembly Committee Hosts 'Math-a-Magic' Performance
Reference: CAL 14/09/10
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26/05/2010
Committee Welcomes Planned Increase in Support for Carers
Reference: F&P 07/09/10
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20/05/2010
Social Development and Regional Development Committees visit Streets Ahead
Reference: SD 15/09/10
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17/05/2010
Assembly Committee to Visit South Down
Reference: SD 14/09/10
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17/06/2010
Sunbed Dangers On Agenda As Committee Visit Cancer Unit
Reference: HSSPS 05/09/10
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14/05/2010
Health Committee Focuses on Capital / Infrastructure Programme
Reference: HSSPS 04/09/10
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13/05/2010
ETI Committee warns that plans for Credit Union reforms must gather pace
Reference: ETI 06/09/10
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13/05/2010
Patients Wait 15 Years For Resettlement In The Community
Reference: PAC 13/09/10
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12/05/2010
Committee received Whitehouse Primary School Petition
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29/04/2010
Assembly Committee holds useful meeting with Administrator for Quinn Insurance
Reference: ETI 05/09/10
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29/04/2010
Assembly Committee calls for urgent consultation with Planning Service employees about proposed redeployment
Reference: ENV 10/09/10
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26/04/2010
Assembly Committee secures meeting with Administrator for Quinn Insurance
Reference: ETI 04/09/10
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26/04/2010
Environment Committee expresses grave concern at Department proposals for Planning Service
Reference: ENV 09/09/10
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22/04/2010
Committee Looks Forward to Challenges Ahead
Reference: Jus01/09/10
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22/04/2010
Public Procurement Recommendations Welcomed by Local Enterprises
Reference: F&P 06/09/10
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22/04/2010
Assembly Committee Voices Grave Concerns About the Future of Quinn Insurance
Reference: ETI 03/09/10
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22/04/2010
Personal Injury Claims Costing Taxpayer £4 million per year
Reference: PAC 12/09/10
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22/04/2010
Gateway Review Process Could Save Millions, Says Committee
Reference: PAC 11/09/10
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21/04/2010
European Fisheries Commissioner to Visit Northern Ireland
Reference: AGR 12/09/10
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19/04/2010
Committee Welcomes Progress on Townlands
Reference: CAL 13/09/10
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16/04/2010
Environment Committee says Wildlife and Natural Environment Bill must have greater impact
Reference: ENV 08/09/10
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25/03/2010
Assembly Committee Gives Education Programme An 'A' For Effort
Reference: PAC/10/09/10
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23/03/2010
Assembly Committee Learns Lessons From Finland
Reference: CAL 12/09/10
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19/03/2010
Formula One Zooms Up to Parliament Buildings
Reference: CAL 11/09/10
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18/03/2010
Assembly Committee says Don't Just Watch, Play It
Reference: CAL 10/09/10
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18/03/2010
Sport Relief Beckons For Committee Members
Reference: CAL 09/09/10
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18/03/2010
Benefit Processing Concerns Raised During Committee Visit
Reference: SD 13/09/10
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16/03/2010
Committee Concern over Proposed Library Closure at Ballynahinch
Reference: CAL 08/09/10
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15/03/2010
MLAs Back Holyland Action Plan for St. Patrick's Day
Reference: E&L03/09/10
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15/03/2010
Environment Committee welcomes Road Safety Strategy consultation
Reference: ENV 07/09/10
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11/03/2010
Fame Beckons for Castlederg Chloe
Reference: CAL 07/09/10
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11/03/2010
Proper Engagement on Budget Necessary
Reference: F&P 05/09/10
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09/03/2010
Committee Releases Major Report on Devolution of Policing and Justice
Reference: AER 01/09/10
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08/03/2010
Committee Fears Budget Cuts and Job Losses
Reference: SD 11/09/10
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04/03/2010
More Advice Needed For Autism Sufferers
Reference: SD 10/09/10
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26/02/2010
Take Our Art Out Of The Dark Says Committee
Reference: CAL 06/09/10
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25/02/2010
Committee returns to the classroom
Reference: EDU 06/09/10
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23/02/2010
Public Procurement Can Deliver Greater Benefits For Local Communities
Reference: F&P 04/09/10
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19/02/2010
Swine flu vaccines still a priority says Committee
Reference: HSSPS 03/09/10
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18/02/2010
MLAs Gear Up For Inquiry As They Take Part In Sports Relief
Reference: CAL 05/09/10
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18/02/2010
Committee Takes Evidence From Sir Christopher Kelly
Reference: SP 05/09/10
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18/02/2010
Planning Service 'Not Fit for Purpose' says Public Accounts Committee
Reference: PAC 09/09/10
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18/02/2010
Committee calls on Minister to review Proposals for Special Education
Reference: EDU 05/09/10
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12/02/2010
Agriculture Committee Cast an Invite to New European Fisheries Commissioner
Reference: AGR 11/09/10
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11/02/2010
No room for complacency as health improves for local people
Reference: PAC 08/09/10
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11/02/2010
Assembly Committee Calls on Minister to Reinstate Crucial Funding
Reference: ENV 06/09/10
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04/02/2010
Agriculture Committee Examines Criminal Investigation Process
Reference: AGR 10/09/10
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03/02/2010
Committee considers Utility Regulator's decision on costs and efficiencies for Northern Ireland Water
Reference: RD 04/09/10
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03/02/2010
Talents of Northern Ireland's Young must be used
Reference: E&L 02/09/10
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27/01/2010
Assembly Committee Suspends Investigation
Reference: SP 04/09/10
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26/01/2010
Committee Calls for Better European Links
Reference: COFMDFM 01/09/10
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26/01/2010
Fees are bar to learning says Committee
Reference: E&L01/01/10
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22/01/2010
Agriculture Committee Gets to the Root of Forestry Bill
Reference: AGR 09/09/10
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21/01/2010
Committee for Enterprise Trade and Investment Calls on Treasury and DETI to Support Reforms to Credit Union Legislation
Reference: ETI 02/09/10
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20/01/2010
Special Educational Needs Proposal Scrutinised
Reference: EDU 04/09/10
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20/01/2010
Environment Committee Reviews Marine Management Activity
Reference: ENV 04/09/10
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19/01/2010
Environment Committee Examines Impact Of Cuts To Agencies
Reference: ENV 05/09/10
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18/01/2010
Committee calls for Greater use of Townland Names
Reference: CAL 04/09/10
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15/01/2010
Committee Commends Roads Service
Reference: RD 03/09/10
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15/01/2010
Environment Committee Focuses on Making our Roads Safer
Reference: ENV 03/09/10
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13/01/2010
Education Committee Urges Implementation of Report Findings to Safeguard the Future of the Northern Ireland Economy
Reference: EDU 03/09/10
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11/01/2010
Assembly Initiates Official Investigation into Conduct of Mrs Iris Robinson and Mr Peter Robinson
Reference: SP 03/09/10
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17/12/2009
Welfare-to-Work Programme Failed Participants
Reference: PAC 07/09/10
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10/12/2009
Northern Ireland's Carers Deserve Greater Support
Reference: SD 09/09/10
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10/12/2009
Homelessness top of the agenda for Social Development Committee
Reference: SD 08/09/10
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09/12/2009
PAC puts Irish Sport Horse Project under scrutiny
Reference: PAC 06/09/10
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04/12/2009
Committee Welcomes Further Extension to Special Educational Needs Consultation
Reference: EDU 02/09/10
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04/12/2009
Northern Ireland Has Duty to Recognise Impacts of Climate Change Says Committee
Reference: ENV 02/09/10
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02/12/2009
Committee Ready to Tackle Rural Issues in a Rural Setting
Reference: AGR 08/09/10
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26/11/2009
Improvements to Housing Executive Homes put at Risk
Reference: SD 07/09/10
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26/11/2009
Departmental Performance Claims Unreliable, Says Committee
Reference: PAC 05/09/10
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25/11/2009
New Assembly Register of Members' Interests Published
Reference: SP 02/09/10
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25/11/2009
Committee Listens to Concerns on Special Educational Needs
Reference: EDU 01/09/10
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23/11/2009
Arts vital to the economy says Assembly Committee
Reference: CAL03/09/10
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18/11/2009
NI Assembly Culture, Arts and Leisure Committee to Visit The Ulster Museum
Reference: CAL02/09/10
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16/11/2009
Increase in Obesity Places Strain on Resources says Health Committee
Reference: PN HSSPS 02/09/10
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12/11/2009
Nomadic Restoration Could Cost Taxpayers £7 Million
Reference: PAC 04/09/10
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05/11/2009
Committee Hears Grassroots Concerns on Social Development
Reference: SD 06/09/10
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05/11/2009
Social housing arrears exceed £20 million
Reference: PAC 03/09/10
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02/11/2009
Committee's Plans For Regenerating Our Town Centres
Reference: SD 01/09/10
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26/10/2009
Protecting our Environment is Responsibility of all says Committee
Reference: ENV 1/09/10
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21/10/2009
Assembly Finance Committee Meets Procurement Stakeholders
Reference: F&P 03/09/10
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19/10/2009
Joined Up Approach is Essential to Promoting Positive Mental Health
Reference: PN HSSPS 01/09/10
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19/10/2009
Joined Up Approach is Essential to Promoting Positive Mental Health
Reference: PN HSSPS 01/09/10
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15/10/2009
Banking Survey Findings are a Concern says Finance Committee
Reference: F&P 02/09/10
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14/10/2009
Timely Investment will Pay Dividends say Regional Development Committee
Reference: RD 02/09/10
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14/10/2009
Assembly Finance Committee Examines Social Economy
Reference: F&P 01/09/10
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12/10/2009
New Code of Conduct for MLAs Comes into Effect Today
Reference: SP 01/09/10
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08/10/2009
ETI Committee Looks to the Future
Reference: ETI 01/09/10
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06/10/2009
Committee Reflects on Successful Brussels Visit
Reference: AGR 07/09/10
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01/10/2009
Committee Gains Assurance from Fisheries Commissioner
Reference: AGR 05/09/10
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01/10/2009
CAL Committee Voices Concern At Change In Museum Opening Hours
Reference: CAL01/09/10
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01/10/2009
PAC Report Highlights Serious Failings in IDB Backed Inward Investment Project
Reference: PAC 02/09/10
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30/09/2009
Committee Meets with UFU Ahead of Key Meetings
Reference: AGR 04/09/10
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29/09/2009
DARD Chair Meets Minister on Planning Policy
Reference: AGR 03/09/10
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22/09/2009
European Parliament Is Key To Success Of Northern Ireland's Agriculture
Reference: AGR 02/09/10
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15/09/2009
DARD Agrees to Committee Proposal on Reducing Compensation
Reference: AGR 01/09/10
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10/09/2009
PAC Report Highlights Suspected Fraud in BELB
Reference: PAC/01/09/10
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18/02/2009
Assembly Committees Back Science and Technology
Reference: E&L03/08/09
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