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Order Paper

Reference: OP 72/17-22

Date: 26 January 2021

Indicative timings for today's business

The Assembly to sit at 10.30am.

1. Prayers

 

2. Question Time

2.1 Education

 

3. Committee Business

Motion: Amend Standing Order 110

Proposed:

Leave out Standing Order 110(1) and insert:-

(1) Unless the Assembly previously resolves, Standing Orders 110-116 (‘the temporary provisions’) apply in the period from 31st March 2020 – 3rd July 2021.

Chairperson, Committee on Procedures

 

Motion: The Adverse Impact of the Pandemic on Access to Special Educational Needs Support for Vulnerable Children

Proposed:

That this Assembly takes note of the numerous stakeholder reports relating to the adverse impact of the pandemic on access to Special Educational Needs support for vulnerable children; calls on the Minister of Education to bring forward appropriate measures in order to ensure a minimum level of consistent access to Special Educational Needs supports for all vulnerable children; and further calls on the Minister to work with the Executive to provide the associated resources required to cover these services for all future pandemic-related disruptions to education.

Chairperson, Committee for Education

 

4. Adjournment

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