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  • Fair Employment (School Teachers) Bill - Call for Views

    The Fair Employment and Treatment (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 outlaws discrimination on the grounds of religious belief and political opinion in a number of areas including employment. Article 71 of the Order exempts school teachers from the legislation. The reason for this is to... More

    Closed 7 March 2022

  • Employment (Zero Hours Workers and Banded Weekly Working Hours) Bill Survey

    The Committee for the Economy is seeking your views on The Employment (Zero Hours Workers and Banded Weekly Working Hours) Bill. The Bill will make provision in respect of zero hours workers and banded weekly working hours. Read the The Employment (Zero Hours... More

    Closed 4 March 2022

  • AERA Committee Survey- Breaking the 'Grass' Ceiling: Barriers for Women in the Agriculture Sector

    We want to learn more about the challenges local women face in the agriculture sector. We know that for decades running a farm has traditionally been viewed as a role for men but that in recent years there have been moves to try and encourage women to take up farm management as a... More

    Closed 14 January 2022

  • Period Products (Free Provision) Bill - Call for Views

    Pat Catney MLA (Member of the Legislative Assembly) is an elected representative from the Social Democratic and Labour Party in Lagan Valley. He is concerned that products to keep people comfortable and hygienic when they are having menstrual periods are very... More

    Closed 7 January 2022

  • Education (Curriculum) (CPR and AED) Bill - Call for Views

    Colin McGrath MLA (Member of the Legislative Assembly) is an elected representative from the Social Democratic and Labour Party in South Down. He has put his idea that lifesaving skills should be taught in school into a b ill (a draft law) , and asked the whole Assembly to... More

    Closed 20 December 2021