Order Paper

Reference: OP 183/11-15

Date: 27 January 2014

The Assembly to sit at noon.

Indicative Timings for the Order of Business

1. Prayers

2. Assembly Business

Motion: Committee Membership


That Mrs Judith Cochrane replace Mr Trevor Lunn as a member of the Committee for Agriculture and Rural Development.

Mr S Dickson
Mr K McCarthy

3. Executive Committee Business

Further Consideration Stage: Public Service Pensions Bill (NIA 23/11-15)

Minister of Finance and Personnel

4. Question Time

4.1 Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minister

4.2 Health, Social Services and Public Safety

5. Private Members’ Business

Motion: Nursing Staff Levels in Key Hospital Wards


That this Assembly recognises the important role that nurses play across the Health Service; notes with concern the pressures faced by hospitals and the importance of the Health and Social Care Trusts in providing sufficient numbers of nurses on key wards, such as critical care; and calls on the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to ensure that appropriate staffing levels are in place.

Mr J Spratt
Ms P Bradley

6. Adjournment

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