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

16 September 2013

Private Members' Business – Motions

Item 6 : Order Paper 155/11-15 – 16 September 2013

Motion: Free School Meals Entitlement

That this Assembly recognises the importance of free school meals entitlement; welcomes the increase in children who are accessing free school meals; and calls on the Minister of Education to explore ways in which the uptake of free school meals can be improved.

[Mr C Hazzard]
[Ms M Boyle]
[Mr P Sheehan]

The Speaker has selected the following Amendment for debate:

Amendment 1

Proposed: Leave out all after 'recognises' and insert:

'the important role of nutrition in the educational attainment of children; and, in light of increased financial pressures on working families, calls on the Minister of Education to explore ways in which to extend access to free school meals to more children.'

[Mr S Rogers]
[Ms D Kelly]

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