Committee for Health

Minutes of Proceedings - Tuesday 16 November 2021

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Committee for Health

Minutes of Proceedings

Tuesday, 16 November 2021


Meeting Location: Room 30, Parliament Buildings


Colm Gildernew MLA (Chairperson)

Pam Cameron MLA (Deputy Chairperson)

Alan Chambers MLA

Deborah Erskine MLA

Órlaithí Flynn MLA

Carál Ní Chuilín MLA


Paula Bradshaw MLA

Gerry Carroll MLA

Colin McGrath MLA

In Attendance:

Keith McBride (Clerk)

Brendan Miskelly (Clerical Supervisor)

Ellen Wilson (Clerical Officer)

In Attendance by Video or Teleconference:

Roisin Donnelly (Assistant Clerk)

Deirdre Farry (Assistant Clerk)

The meeting commenced at 12.54 pm in public session.

1. Apologies

As above.

2. Hospital Parking Charges Bill – briefing from the Bill Sponsor

Aisling Reilly MLA and Catherine Kelly, Sinn Féin support staff member, joined the meeting at 12.54 pm and briefed the Committee on the principles of the Hospital Parking Charges Bill.

A question and answer session followed.

Ms Reilly agreed to provide the Committee with further information on a number of issues raised.

The Chairperson thanked Ms Reilly and Ms Kelly for their attendance.

The briefing session was reported by Hansard.

The Chairperson advised that the second stage debate on the Hospital Parking Charges Bill had been scheduled to take place on Monday, 22 November 2021.

3. Date, Time and Place of the next meeting

The next meeting of the Committee for Health was scheduled to take place at       9.30 am on Thursday, 18 November 2021.

The meeting was adjourned at 1.30 pm.


Colm Gildernew MLA

Chairperson, Committee for Health