Agenda and decisions

County Council
Wednesday 29th November 2017 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber - Shire Hall, Taunton

Contact: Julia Jones on 01823 359027  Email: jjones@somerset.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Declarations of Interest

Details of Cabinet Member interests in District, Town and Parish Councils will be displayed in the meeting room. The Statutory Register of Member’s Interests can be inspected via the Community Governance team.

3.

Minutes from the meeting held on 19th July 2017 pdf icon PDF 266 KB

Council is asked to confirm the minutes are accurate.

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4.

Public Question Time

(see explanatory notes attached to agenda)

This item includes the presentation of petitions. Details of any public questions / petitions submitted will be included in the Chairman’s Schedule which will be made available to the members and to the public at the meeting.

5.

Report of the Leader and Cabinet - for decision pdf icon PDF 151 KB

To consider a report with recommendations from the Leader of the Council, arising from the Cabinet meetings held on 16 August 2017, 27 September 2017, 18 October 2017 and 15 November 2017.

 

The recommendations relate to:

 

-       Heart of the South West Joint Committee

-       Treasury Management mid-year Report  2017/18

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6.

Report of the Monitoring Officer pdf icon PDF 342 KB

To consider a report with recommendations from the Monitoring Officer.

 

The recommendations relate to:

-       Revised County Councillor DBS checks policy

7.

Report of the HR Policy Committee pdf icon PDF 30 KB

To consider a report from the Chair of the HR Policy Committee.

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8.

Requisitioned Items pdf icon PDF 206 KB

To consider requisitioned items proposed by Members on:

-       National Joint Council Pay to Councils

-       Mental Heath Challenge Pledge

9.

Report of the Leader and Cabinet - Items for Information pdf icon PDF 348 KB

To receive reports by the Leader of Council summarising key decisions taken by him and the Cabinet, including at the Cabinet meetings held on 16 August 2017, 27 September 2017, 18 October 2017 and 15 November 2017.

 

(Note: Member Questions to the Leader and Cabinet Members will be taken under this item)

 

10.

Report of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies, Adults and Health pdf icon PDF 228 KB

To receive a report by the Chair of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies, Adults and Health.

11.

Report of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies, Children and Families pdf icon PDF 235 KB

To receive a report by the Chair of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies, Children and Families.

12.

Report of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies and Place pdf icon PDF 279 KB

To receive a report by the Chair of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies and Place.

13.

Annual Report of the Cabinet Member for Public Health and Wellbeing pdf icon PDF 412 KB

To receive the Annual Report of the Cabinet Member for Public Health and Wellbeing.

14.

Annual Report of Somerset Armed Forces Community Covenant Partnership pdf icon PDF 254 KB

To receive the Annual Report on the work of the Somerset Armed Forces Community Covenant Partnership.

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