Q 2. Deputy M.R. Higgins of St. Helier will ask the following question of the Chief Minister –
“Will the Chief Minister explain to the States the reasons for the delay in making compensation payments to the victims of abuse at Haut de la Garenne and advise whether any settlements will be subject to a requirement for claimants to keep the amount of the award private and confidential?”
“Following the States decision on 2nd March 2011 to request the Council of Ministers to bring forward a proposition asking the States to establish a Committee of Inquiry into historic child abuse, would the Chief Minister explain why no draft terms of reference have yet been published and would he state when the proposition will be lodged to enable the Committee of Inquiry to commence work if the proposition is adopted?”
Deputy S Pitman.
“Will the Minister advise the Assembly whether he kept the former Chief of Police suspended on the strength of the letter from the former Deputy Chief Officer (who became Acting Chief Officer) alone?”