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Marshalled List of Amendments - 25 November 2013

21 November 2013

Private Members’ Business – Motions

Item 4:  Order Paper 173/11-15 – 25 November 2013 

Motion: Transfer of Broadcasting Powers

That this Assembly calls on the Minister of Culture, Arts and Leisure to explore with the Secretary of State the potential for transferring broadcasting powers from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport to her Department and for funds for the Irish Language Broadcast Fund and the Ulster Scots Broadcast Fund to be transferred and mainstreamed.

[Mr C Ó hOisín]
[Ms R McCorley]
[Mr O McMullan]

The Speaker has selected the following Amendment for debate:

Amendment 1

Proposed: Leave out all after the second ‘Department’ and insert:

‘through the establishment of an independent advisory panel in order to assess the viability of any potential transfer and of the transfer and mainstreaming of the Irish Language Broadcast Fund and the Ulster Scots Broadcast Fund.’

[Mrs K McKevitt]
[Mr D Bradley]

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