Member in charge: The Rt. Hon Lord Dafydd Elis-Thomas Presiding Officer
Date of introduction: 9 November 2009
Date of Royal Approval: 21 July 2010
This Measure establishes a National Assembly for Wales Remuneration Board.
The provisions included in this Measure were introduced following recommendations made by the Independent Review Panel on Assembly Members’ Pay and Allowances, which reported in July 2009, to create an independent National Assembly for Wales Remuneration Board as the statutory Independent Review Body to set and review Assembly Members’ and additional office holders’ salaries, allowances and pension arrangements.
The Chair, the Rt. Hon George Reid, along with other Members to the Remuneration Board were appointed on 22 September 2010 and published its first report in March 2011,setting Assembly Members’ pay for the next four years.
On 13 October 2009, the Business Committee agreed, in accordance with standing orders, to refer the Measure to Legislation Committee No 1, to consider and report on the general principles of the proposed Measure.
Stage 1 consideration by the Legislation Committee No 1
Stage 1 report on the proposed National Assembly for Wales (Remuneration) Measure 2010- 8 March 2010
Stage 2 Consideration by the Legislation Committee No 1
Stage 3 & Stage 4 Consideration was in Plenary on 26 May 2010chevron_right