Press Releases 2016-2017

Synopsis: Below you will find all press releases published by the Northern Ireland Assembly.

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18/01/2017

Committee visits Traffic Control Centre

The Committee for Infrastructure has today visited the Traffic Information and Control Centre (TICC) in Belfast to view the control room and learn about the way the Centre manages road traffic across Northern Ireland.

Reference: CfI 13/16/17

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12/01/2017

Committee for Health concerned about impact of political situation on reform of Health and Social Care

Reference: CFH01/16/17

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11/01/2017

Committee Finds Little Progress in Reducing Cost of Legal Aid

The Public Accounts Committee has found little progress has been made in reducing the cost of legal aid. The conclusion came in a report, published today, into Managing Legal Aid, which followed up on a previous Committee report issued in 2011.

Reference: PAC 08/16/17

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15/12/2016

Minister Invited to Give Evidence in RHI Scheme Inquiry

The Public Accounts Committee has agreed to invite Arlene Foster MLA to give evidence on its Inquiry into the Non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme.

Reference: PAC 07/16/17

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14/12/2016

Committee calls for joined up working

The Committee for the Executive Office today called for a joined-up approach to ongoing scrutiny and monitoring of Government delivery in its report on the draft Programme for Government 2016-21.

Reference: CFTEO 02/16/17

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08/12/2016

Communities Committee Visits Local Homeless Projects

The Committee for Communities visited two local homeless projects on the 8th December 2016 to mark Homelessness Awareness Week 2016.

Reference: CFC 01/16/17

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07/12/2016

Committee is determined that inquiry will get to the bottom of RHI scheme

The Northern Ireland Assembly’s Public Accounts Committee has reiterated its determination to get to the bottom of the issues in its inquiry into the non-domestic renewable heat incentive scheme.

Reference: PAC 06/16/17

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07/12/2016

Committee briefed on Belfast city centre traffic solutions

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Infrastructure has today visited Belfast City Council where they heard from the Council, the Chamber of Commerce, Taxi Forum and the Roads Service.

Reference: CfI 12/16/17

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07/12/2016

Committee welcomes start of York Street scheme

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Infrastructure has welcomed the start of legislation that will enable preparations for the York Street Interchange Scheme to begin.

Reference: CfI 14/16/17

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07/12/2016

Committee welcomes decrease in Blue Badge backlog

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Infrastructure has welcomed the decrease in the backlog in processing Blue Badge applications.

Reference: CfI 13/16/17

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