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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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