This was a hybrid Meeting of the States in the Royal Court Chamber with some Members attending remotely. Items discussed included the extension of the Emergency Powers Regulations and the Living Responsibly with COVID-19 policy letter.
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Questions (Rule 11)
Question being asked by: Question Deputy Falla to the Policy & Resources Committee 1. What progress is being made towards increasing the commissioning of government services from the Third Sector?
2. Would the Committee consider raising the cap on gift aid, which enables charities to reclaim tax on donations made, to be more in line with Jersey which has a limit of £500,000?
3. Would the Committee consider introducing payroll lump sum donations, deducted by an employer from the donor's salary and attracting tax relief in favour of charities?
Deputy Gollop to the Committee for
Health & Social Care
1. How far has the Committee for Health & Social Care been able to progress holistic work on a loneliness strategy?
2. Do Members of the Committee for Health & Social Care consider combating loneliness an integral part of community health, wellness, social prescriptions, and mental well-being?
3. What practical steps in terms of activities, courses, cafe facilities, therapy is the Committee for Health & Social Care taking to alleviate loneliness for people of all ages and genders including people of diverse ethnicity and sexual orientation?
Election and Appointments
Billet d'État Billet Article Committee Title Proposition Reference Status I 1 Committee for Home Affairs Police Complaints Commission - Appointment of Two Members P.2021/136 Approved
Urgent Propositions pursuant to Rule 18
Committee Title Proposition Reference Status Civil Contingencies Authority Emergency Powers (Coronavirus) (General Provision) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Regulations, 2022 P.2022/9 Approved Proposition Voting Record - P.2022/9 [170kb] Carried
Pour: 30; Contre: 6; Absent 3
Civil Contingencies Authority Emergency Powers (Coronavirus) (General Provision) (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Regulations, 2022 P.2022/10 Approved Proposition Voting Record - P.2022/10 [168kb] Carried
Pour: 35; Contre: 1; Abstain 1; Absent 2
Legislation to be laid before the States
Legislation for Approval
Billet d'État Billet Article Committee Title Proposition Reference Status I 2 Committee for Home Affairs The Economic and Financial Crime Bureau and Financial Intelligence Unit (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2022 P.2021/139 Approved Amendment 1 Deputy Prow & Deputy Vermeulen [226kb] P.2021/139 Amdt 1 Approved I 3 Development & Planning Authority The Land Planning and Development (Visitor Accommodation) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2022 P.2021/140 Approved I 4 States' Trading Supervisory Board The Pilotage (Amendment) Ordinance, 2022 P.2021/141 Approved
Propositions and Policy Letters
Billet d'État Billet Article Committee Title Proposition Reference Status I 5 Committee for Economic Development Guernsey Electricity Limited - Licence Exclusivity in the Conveyance and Supply Areas of the Electricity Market P.2021/138 Approved Recorded vote on Proposition Voting Record - Proposition 1 [166kb] Carried
Pour: 27; Contre: 5; Abstain: 2; Absent 5
I 6 Committee for Home Affairs A New Guernsey Anti Money Laundering / Combating the Financing of Terrorism Forum P.2021/137 Withdrawn Motion to Withdraw Deputy Prow & Deputy Vermeulen [234kb] P.2021/137 w/draw Approved Recorded vote on Motion to Withdraw Voting Record - Motion to Withdraw [164kb] Carried
Pour: 37; Absent: 2
II 1 Policy & Resources Committee, Committee for Health & Social Care and the Committee for Home Affairs Living Responsibly with COVID-19 P.2021/144 Propositions 1 to 4 were Approved,
Proposition 5 was Lost
Propositions to be voted on (as amended by Amendment 1 - 4) Propositions (as amended) [183kb] Voting Record - Propositions 1 & 2 Voting Record - Propositions 1 & 2 [187kb] Carried
Pour: 20; Contre: 19
Voting Record - Proposition 3 Voting Record - Proposition 3 [190kb] Carried
Pour: 21; Contre: 18
Voting Record - Proposition 4 Voting Record - Proposition 4 [188kb] Carried
Pour: 25; Contre: 14
Voting Record - Proposition 5 Voting Record - Proposition 5 [191kb] Lost
Pour: 18; Contre: 20; Absent: 1
Amendment 1 Deputy Parkinson & Deputy Matthews [317kb] P.2021/144 Amdt 1 Approved Voting Record - Amendment 1 Voting Record - Amendment 1 [168kb] Carried
Pour: 22; Contre: 15; Absent 2
Amendment 2 Deputy Taylor & Deputy Soulsby [512kb] P.2021/144 Amdt 2 Approved
Pour: 32; Contre: 4; Absent: 3
Voting Record - Amendment 2 Voting Record - Amendment 2 [167kb] Carried
Pour: 22; Contre: 15; Absent 2
Amendment 3 Deputy St Pier & Deputy Burford [561kb] P.2021/144 Amdt 3 Approved Voting Record - Amendment 3 Voting Record - Amendment 3 [168kb] Carried
Pour: 21; Contre: 13; Abstain: 1; Absent 4
Amendment 4 Deputy St Pier & Deputy Haskins [565kb] P.2021/144 Amdt 4 Approved Voting Record - Amendment 4 Voting Record - Amendment 4 [188kb] Carried
Pour: 24; Contre: 13; Abstain: 1; Absent 1
Amendment 5 Deputy Inder & Deputy Moakes [244kb] P.2021/144 Amdt 5 Withdrawn by Proposer III 1 States' Assembly & Constitution Committee Rules of Procedure of the States of Deliberation - 'Hybrid' Meeting on 26th January 2022 P.2022/8 Approved Procedural Motion to change the order of business Voting Record [163kb] Oral motion Carried
Poue: 29; Contre: 5; Absent 5
I 7 Policy & Resources Committee Schedule for Future States' Business [189kb] P.2021/142 Approved