In light of the public health situation, Parliament Buildings is closed to the public. No public tours, events or visitor activities will take place, until further notice. 

However, Assembly business continues. Check the business diary for Plenary and Committee meetings.

Indicative Timings for the Order of Business

Monday 16 March 2020

These timings are PURELY INDICATIVE
If an item of business concludes early, the next may be taken immediately.

MONDAY 16 MARCH 2020

ITEM OF BUSINESS

(MONDAY)

MEMBER

TIME ALLOCATED BY BUSINESS COMMITTEE

ANTICIPATED TIME

Prayers

The Speaker

 

12.00 – 12.02

ASSEMBLY BUSINESS

Motion: Committee Membership

Mr John O’Dowd

Ms Sinéad Ennis

 

 

12.02 – 12.03

Suspension of Standing Orders 10(2) to 10(4)

Mr Keith Buchanan

Mr John O’Dowd

Mrs Dolores Kelly

Mr Robbie Butler

Ms Kellie Armstrong

Ms Clare Bailey

 

12.03 – 12.04

Motion: Northern Ireland Assembly Commission Budget 2020-2021

Mr Keith Buchanan

Mr John O’Dowd

Mrs Dolores Kelly

Mr Robbie Butler

Mr John Blair

Up to 1 hour

12.04 – 1.00

Motion: The Renewable Heat Incentive Inquiry Report

Minister of Finance

 

1.00 – 2.00

QUESTION TIME

1. Health

2. Infrastructure

 

 

2.00 – 3.30

URGENT ORAL QUESTIONS

COVID-19: Guidance to Schools (Education)

Mr Chris Lyttle

 

3.30 – 4.00

COVID-19: Support for Small Businesses (Economy)

Ms Claire Sugden

 

4.00 – 4.30

COVID-19: Support for Businesses (Finance)

Mr Andrew Muir

 

4.30 – 5.00

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE BUSINESS (cont’d)

Motion: The Renewable Heat Incentive Inquiry Report (cont’d)

Minister of Finance

 

 

5.00 – 5.30

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE BUSINESS

Motion: The Common Agricultural Policy (Direct Payments to Farmers) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations (NI) 2020

Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs

*

5.30 – 6.00

PRIVATE MEMBERS’ BUSINESS

Second Stage: Functioning of Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill (NIA Bill 01/17-22)

Mr Jim Allister

*

6.00 – 8.00

ADJOURNMENT

The Speaker

 

8.00

 

^ Intended – formal notification not yet received by Speaker

* These items should have NO time limits applied

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