Committee Details

Environment and Sustainability Committee

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The Committee was established on 22 June 2011 with a remit to examine legislation and hold the Welsh Government to account by scrutinising expenditure, administration and policy matters encompassing: the maintenance, development and planning of Wales’s natural environment and energy resources.

 

Next meeting: 17 September 2014

 

 

 

 

Current Inquiries

 

Legislation

 

 

Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Bill
Contact: Catherine Hunt
029 2089 8026

 

Committee Sub Groups

Completed work

 

There are no current sub-groups.

 

The following groups were dissolved in December 2013, on the conclusion of negotiations in Europe:

 

 

The Committee’s publications can be accessed using these links:

 

 

 

News

 

The Committee has launched a consultation on its inquiry into the organic production and labelling of organic products

 

The Committee has launched its consultation on Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Bill

 

 

M4 – We’ve published our report - read it now

 

The Committee has received a Welsh Government response to the follow letter on marine policy in Wales

 

The Committee has written to the Minister for Economy, Science and Transport on proposals for the M4 around Newport

 

The Committee has written to the Minister for Natural Resources and Food on biodiversity following a session it held on 21 May

 

The Committee has published the report of its inquiry into Sustainable Land Management

 

Marine policy in Wales – The Committee has written a follow-up letter to the Minister for Natural Resources and Food (1 May 2014)

 

See a video of the feedback sessions from the stakeholder workshop discussing the key issues of the inquiry into Sustainable Land Management

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2hwb_EtX3U&list=UUfFbE37IX0a-XAKE9yw-CPQ

 

Draft Planning (Wales) Bill - The Committee has written to the Minister for Housing and Regeneration

 

Work programme for Autumn 2014 - the Committee has agreed its work programme for Autumn 2014. You can view this in full on the forward work programme webpage. In summary, the Committee will be looking at:

  • Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Bill
  • Recycling
  • Planning Bill
  • Draft Budget
  • Energy Efficiency

 

Dates for your diaries – you can view the Environment and Sustainability Committee’s calendar, download meeting dates in a variety of formats, or view the forward work programme webpage.

 

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Last updated: 25 July 2014

 

 

 

Membership

Contact information

Clerk: Alun Davidson. 029 2089 8639

Postal address:
National Assembly for Wales
Cardiff Bay
Cardiff
CF99 1NA

Phone: 029 2089 8639

Fax: 029 2089 8021

Email: ES.comm@wales.gov.uk

 

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