Agenda

Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 2nd December, 2021 6.45 pm

Venue: The Council Chamber, Town Hall, Penrith

Contact: Democratic Services  01768 817817

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Minutes

To sign the minutes OS/23/10/21 to OS/32/10/21 of the meeting of this Committee held on 14 October 2021, as a correct record of these proceedings (copies previously circulated).

3.

Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations of the existence and nature of any private interest, both disclosable pecuniary and any other registrable interests, in any matter to be considered or being considered.

4.

Questions and Representations from Members of the Public

To receive questions and representations from Members of the Public under Rules 10 and 11 of the Council’s Procedure Rules of the Constitution. 

5.

Questions and Representations from Members of the Council

To receive questions and representations from Members of the Council under Rules 11 and 12 of the Council’s Procedure Rules of the Constitution. 

6.

Portfolio Holder Question and Answer Session

To participate in a question and answer session on the work of one of the Council’s Portfolio Holders. 

7.

Corporate Performance Report: Quarter 2 - 1 July to 30 September 2021 pdf icon PDF 150 KB

To consider the Interim Director of Resources’ report F37/21, attached, which summarises progress against the revised corporate performance targets, for the period 1 July 2021 - 30 September 2021, and apprises the Committee of any areas of concern or issues requiring attention and the action taken to deal with these.

 

RECOMMENDED that the Quarter 2 Performance be reviewed, and recommendations be made to the Executive as necessary.

Additional documents:

8.

Overview and Scrutiny Committee Work Programme and Executive Work Programme 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 221 KB

To consider the Chairman of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee’s report G44/21, attached, which:

 

1.            outlines the Overview and Scrutiny Committee’s work programme for the remainder of the municipal year 2021-22, and invites, as a continuous option, suggestions for possible agenda items from all non-Executive Members; and

 

2.            notes the Executive Work programme with a view to identifying any items which might benefit from the input of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee prior to the Executive making a decision.

 

RECOMMENDED that

 

1.            the Overview and Scrutiny Committee’s work programme for the municipal year 2021-22 be noted, and any revisions be agreed; and

 

2.            the Executive Work Programme be noted, and any decisions to scrutinise items contained therein be made. 

Additional documents:

9.

Devolution of Assets Task and Finish Group - Progress Report pdf icon PDF 229 KB

To consider the Chairman of the Devolution of Assets Task and Finish Group’s report CE14/21, attached, which provides information on the progress made to date by the Devolution of Assets Task and Finish Group on its review of the devolution of assets to Town and Parish Councils.

 

RECOMMENDED that the report be noted. 

Additional documents:

10.

Any Other Items which the Chairman decides are urgent

11.

Date of Next Scheduled Meeting

The date of the next scheduled meeting of this Committee be confirmed as Thursday 13 January 2022 at 6.45 p.m.