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  • Rt. Hon. Mark Drakeford MS
  • Adam Price MS

Item 1: Minutes of the previous meeting

1.1 The Board approved the minutes of the previous meeting.

Item 2: Progress update, including second homes

2.1 The Board noted the progress update, with the Leader of Plaid Cymru highlighting the work on childcare as a good example.

2.2 The Board was grateful for the paper summarising the second homes workstrands, which would have a cumulative impact. The Board agreed to return to this issue in depth at the next meeting.

Item 3: Welsh language

3.1 The Board agreed that the paper provided a useful summary of the current situation and that simultaneous interpretation would be arranged for the Co-operation Agreement Policy and Finance Committees. Oversight Board meetings and joint press conferences would proceed on the usual, bilingual basis.

Item 4: Senedd reform and Constitutional Commission

4.1 The Board discussed aligning timetables for the Senedd reform milestones and received an update on the Constitutional Commission’s recent and upcoming work.