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The Protection of Children  and Vulnerable Adults (POCVA)

Part of Private Members’ Business – in the Northern Ireland Assembly at 4:00 am on 13th October 2008.

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Debate resumed on motion:

That this Assembly notes the waiting time for POCVA checks to be processed; further notes that this is adversely affecting child care centres, amongst other employers; and asks the Secretary of State to investigate the situation and ensure that applications are processed as a matter of urgency.                        [Mr J Shannon]       [Mr S Hamilton]       [Mr G Robinson]