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Speaker: Motion of No Confidence

Part of Private Members' Business – in the Northern Ireland Assembly at 6:30 pm on 16th January 2017.

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Photo of Danny Kennedy Danny Kennedy Deputy Speaker 6:30 pm, 16th January 2017

I thank you for your point of order, Mr Nesbitt. It is clear to officials and to me that the ruling of a temporary Speaker carries the full weight and authority of the Speaker's Chair.