Order Paper

Reference: OP 98-11/15

Date: 12 November 2012

2. Executive Committee Business

Motion: Draft Local Government (Indemnities for Members and Officers) Order (Northern Ireland) 2012


That the draft Local Government (Indemnities for Members and Officers) Order (Northern Ireland) 2012 be approved.

Minister of the Environment

3. Question Time

3.1 Social Development

3.2 Justice

4. Committee Business

Motion: Extension of Committee Stage: Civil Service (Special Advisers) Bill (NIA 12/11-15)


That, in accordance with Standing Order 33(4), the period referred to in Standing Order 33(2) be extended to 15 February 2013, in relation to the Committee Stage of the Civil Service (Special Advisers) Bill (NIA Bill 12/11-15).

Chairperson, Committee for Finance and Personnel

5. Private Members’ Business

Motion: Funding for Boxing


That this Assembly notes the recent announcement by the Minister of Culture, Arts and Leisure in relation to funding for boxing; acknowledges the boxing strategy being developed by Belfast City Council, in conjunction with Sport NI, and the club development plan being produced by the Ulster Provincial Boxing Council; recognises that there is a need to develop boxing in working class Protestant areas; and calls on the Minister of Culture, Arts and Leisure to ensure that the funding is allocated equitably across communities to fill identifiable gaps in provision for the sport, in keeping with her Department's section 75 responsibilities.

Miss M McIlveen
Mr P Weir
Mr S Douglas
Mr W Humphrey     

Motion: Construction Industry


That this Assembly recognises the current plight of the construction industry; and calls on the Executive to prioritise the proposed maintenance and capital spending plans of each Department, to stimulate the local economy and support jobs within the construction industry.

Mr P McGlone
Mr J Byrne
Dr A McDonnell

Motion: Diabetes Strategy


That this Assembly notes the increase in the number of people diagnosed with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes; further notes the specific increase in Type 1 diabetes amongst children; acknowledges the cost to the Health Service of managing diabetes; and calls on the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to introduce urgently a properly resourced diabetes strategy. 

Mr P Ramsey
Mr T Buchanan
Mr F Molloy
Mr R Beggs
Mr S Dickson

6. Adjournment

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