The Northern Ireland Assembly is in Recess. The Business Committee will meet on the 1st of September and the First Plenary Sitting is the 7th of September.

Marshalled List of Amendments

Item 3: Order Paper 115/11-15  5 February 2013

Private Members’ Business – Motions

Motion: Regulation of Social Networking Websites

That this Assembly notes the growing number of people and hate groups who use social networking websites to verbally abuse other users; further notes the use of these sites by sexual predators to groom victims; and calls on the Minister of Justice to explore the introduction of better regulation of these sites and tougher penalties for people who use the sites to commit crime.

[Ms R McCorley]
[Mr R McCartney]
[Mr S Lynch]

The Speaker has selected the following amendment for debate

; and further calls for additional policing resources so that online internet hate crimes are able to be fully investigated.

 [Mr C McDevitt]
[Mr A Maginness]


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