At its meeting on Thursday, 16 February 2017, the Assembly passed the following resolution:
“That this Assembly:
(1) notes that:
(a) omnibus amendment bills are a useful tool to make policy, technical and editorial amendments to various pieces of legislation; and
(b) omnibus amendment bills enable legislation to be kept up-to-date and respond to changing circumstances and/or fix errors; and
(2) refers the question of omnibus amendment bills to the Standing Committee on Administration and Procedure to examine the general basis and use of omnibus amendment bills.”.