Reference: OP 80/11-15
Date: 02 July 2012
The Assembly to sit at noon.
2. Speaker’s Business
Public Petition: Save our Townlands
Mr Seán Lynch
3. Assembly Business
Motion: Nomination to the Regional Chamber of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe (CLRAE)
That this Assembly nominates Mr Stewart Dickson to be a substitute member of the Regional Chamber of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe with effect from October 2012.
Mr P Weir
Ms C Ruane
Mr R Swann
Mr P Ramsey
4. Executive Committee Business
Motion: Suspend Standing Orders 10(2) to 10(4)
That Standing Orders 10(2) to 10(4) be suspended for Monday 2 July 2012.
First Minister and deputy First Minister
Further Consideration Stage: Budget (No.2) Bill (NIA 8/11-15)
Minister of Finance and Personnel
Motion: Jobseeker’s Allowance (Work Experience) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012
That the Jobseeker's Allowance (Work Experience) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012 be approved.
Minister for Social Development
5. Committee Business
Motion: Archaeological Artefacts
That this Assembly notes that there are gaps in the policy frameworks and legislation relating to the excavation of archaeological artefacts from planning-led developments, particularly in relation to the long-term curation and storage of such items; and calls on the Minister of Culture, Arts and Leisure and the Minister of the Environment to address these issues, which straddle their Departments, and to gain a greater understanding of the material that has been excavated to date.
Chairperson, Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure
Chairperson, Committee for the Environment
6. Question Time
6.1 Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minister