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Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Local Government (Finance) Bill: Consideration Stage (25 Jan 2011)

Edwin Poots: ...“(10) An order shall not be made under subsection (9) unless a draft of the order has been laid before, and approved by resolution of, the Assembly.” — [The Minister of the Environment (Mr Poots).] No 4: In clause 27, page 9, leave out lines 33 to 35. — [The Minister of the Environment (Mr Poots).] No 5: In clause 27, page 9, leave out lines 40 and 41. — [The Minister of the...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Clause 7 (Restricted premises orders) (3 Dec 2013)

Edwin Poots: year" and insert "must not be less than 28 days or more than 3 years". The following amendments stood on the Marshalled List: No 21: In page 4, line 14, leave out "3" and insert "5".— [Mr Poots (The Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety).] No 22: In page 5, line 10, at end insert— "(ba) an offence relating to tobacco committed under section 170 or 170B of the...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Consideration Stage (6 May 2008)

Edwin Poots: ...: In page 2, line 16, at end insert “( ) maintaining a collection of library materials relevant to the cultural heritage of Northern Ireland;” — [The Minister of Culture, Arts and Leisure (Mr Poots).] Clause 2, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill. Clauses 3 to 13 ordered to stand part of the Bill. Schedule 1 (The Northern Ireland Library Authority)

Northern Ireland Assembly: Regional Chamber of the Congress of Regional and Local Authorities of Europe: MLA Appointment (1 Oct 2002)

David Ford: ...when they show some grace, but that is not always forthcoming. As for the amendment, it is for Members to choose how they view the two candidates. It is certainly not my position to criticise Edwin Poots. However, I was slightly surprised when I read the amendment, specifically because Mr Poots was described as "Chairman of the Committee of the Centre". I accept that that Committee has a...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members’ Business: The Equality Act (Sexual Orientation) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 (11 Dec 2006)

Eileen Bell: ...Gardiner, Paul Girvan, William Hay, David Hilditch, Danny Kennedy, Nelson McCausland, William McCrea, David McNarry, Stephen Moutray, Dermot Nesbitt, Robin Newton, Ian Paisley Jnr, Ian R K Paisley, Edwin Poots, George Robinson, Peter Robinson, Jim Shannon, David Simpson, Mervyn Storey, Peter Weir, Jim Wilson. Tellers for the Ayes: Jeffrey Donaldson and Edwin Poots Noes Gerry Adams, Alex...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Planning Bill: Consideration Stage (8 Mar 2011)

Edwin Poots: ...The following amendments stood on the Marshalled List: No 18: In clause 44, page 27, line 16, leave out from “4” to “be,” and insert “5 years”. — [The Minister of the Environment (Mr Poots).] No 28: In clause 84, page 53, line 37, leave out “£30,000” and insert “£100,000”. — [The Chairperson of the Committee for the Environment (Mr Boylan).] No 31: In clause 102,...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions: Paediatric Congenital Cardiac Surgery (3 Dec 2013)

Edwin Poots: ....  I do not underestimate our ask of the surgeons in Dublin.  I am asking a lot of them, so it is not unreasonable that they do not immediately jump up and say, "We want to facilitate Minister Poots and his request".  We need to recognise that, if they agree to assist us, they will be taking on a major challenge and will need our respect. We will continue the negotiations, which are at...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions: Blood Donations: Ban on Gay Men (3 Dec 2013)

Edwin Poots: ...the highest judicial figures in the land.  I just did not feel confident that I would succeed, nor did my skilled QCs." Those QCs were David Schofield and Nick Hanna.  Those are not the words of Edwin Poots; they are the words of His Honour Judge Marrinan.

Northern Ireland Assembly: Assembly Business (28 Apr 2020)

Christopher Stalford: ..., Sir Jeffrey Donaldson and Oliver McMullan, who have both experienced close family bereavements this week. The Speaker has also given me leave to say a few words about the passing of Mr Charlie Poots. Charlie Poots was born in 1929 and reared in the aftermath of the Great Depression and the Second World War. Although a farmer, he did not come from the landed interest and had to work very...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Pig Industry (5 Oct 1998)

Edwin Poots: Is the Member aware that the supermarkets are marking up pork cuts by as much as 900% and that promotions have been running on imported pork which has not been adequately labelled? Does he agree that if the multinational supermarkets will not back our industry properly, we should not support their major planning applications?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Assembly Presiding Officer:  No-Confidence Motion (1 Feb 1999)

Edwin Poots: Further to the point of order. Every Member must have an opportunity to develop his speech. It is unfair for experienced Members to use points of order to disrupt the speeches of new Members. I ask for a ruling on that abuse of the system.

Northern Ireland Assembly: Presiding Officer’s Business (16 Feb 1999)

Edwin Poots: On a point of order, Mr Presiding Officer. Is it not normal parliamentary practice for papers such as these to be sent out three business days in advance rather than at the weekend?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Report Of First Minister (Designate) And Deputy: Determination of Ministerial Offices (16 Feb 1999)

Edwin Poots: Mr Initial Presiding Officer, I am quoting from a document that John Taylor published for the people of North Down.

Northern Ireland Assembly: Assembly:  Shadow Commission Report (22 Feb 1999)

Edwin Poots: I welcome the Commission’s intention to promote equality of opportunity and fair treatment in all recruitment practices, and its commitment to advertise publicly all vacancies. What is the religious breakdown of the current staff, and is it in line with the population of Northern Ireland?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Assembly Members: Code of Conduct (1 Mar 1999)

Edwin Poots: Bearing in mind that some Members have convictions for membership of the IRA, perhaps it would be in order for those Members to declare when they left the IRA or whether they are still members of it.

Northern Ireland Assembly: Decommissioning (17 Jan 2000)

Edwin Poots: Given the Member’s comments on the 30-year-old papers, would it not now be appropriate to call for a public inquiry into the SDLP-inspired gun-running by the Irish Government?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Social Development: Housing Executive Budget (17 Jan 2000)

Edwin Poots: Given the problems indicated in the finances of the Housing Executive, and the fact that over the past few years we have seen rent increases above the inflation rate, can the Minister assure the House that rent increases will be kept as close to inflation as possible?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — Finance and Personnel: Rates: Halls (31 Jan 2000)

Edwin Poots: asked the Minister of Finance and Personnel if he has any plans to derate Orange, Black, Apprentice Boys and Ancient Order of Hibernians halls. 4. (AQO 106/99)

Northern Ireland Assembly: Equality (6 Jun 2000)

Edwin Poots: — to be seen to be more Republican than necessary, but she should not let that affect her dealings with the workforce. She should employ everybody on an equal basis.

Northern Ireland Assembly: Regional Development: Dromore Bypass (19 Jun 2000)

Edwin Poots: 1. asked the Minister for Regional Development to indicate when work is likely to commence on the Dromore bypass. (AQO 291/99)

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