Agenda and decisions

County Council
Wednesday 17th July 2019 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 Democratic Services team.

3.

Minutes from the meeting held on 15 May pdf icon PDF 100 KB

Council is asked to confirm the minutes are accurate.

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 Chair’s Schedule which will be made available to the members and to the public at the meeting.

5.

Chair's Announcements pdf icon PDF 163 KB

To receive the Chair’s information sheet detailing events attended in May, June and July 2019.

6.

Report of the Leader and Cabinet - for decision pdf icon PDF 28 KB

To consider a report with recommendations from the Leader of the Council, arising from the Cabinet meeting held on 8 July 2019

 

The recommendations relate to the Treasury Management Outturn.

 

Additional documents:

7.

Report of the Monitoring Officer pdf icon PDF 38 KB

To consider a report with recommendations by the Monitoring Officer.

 

The recommendations relate to:

 

  • Appointments to Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership Joint Scrutiny Committee
  • Appointment of Director of Adult Social Services
  • Appointment of Deputy Section 151 Officer

 

8.

Requisitioned Items - Parental Leave for County Councillors pdf icon PDF 44 KB

To consider a report setting out any requisitioned items submitted for the Council’s consideration.

9.

Report of the Leader and Cabinet - Items for Information pdf icon PDF 67 KB

To receive a report by the Leader of Council summarising key decisions taken by him and the Cabinet, including at the Cabinet meetings held on 10 June and 8 July.

 

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

 

  • Cllr David Fothergill
  • Cllr Mandy Chilcott
  • Cllr John Woodman
    • (The Chair to invite Cllr Woodman to present his report at this point)
  • Cllr Frances Nicholson
  • Cllr Christine Lawrence
  • Cllr David Hall
  • Cllr David Huxtable
  • Cllr Faye Purbrick

10.

Annual Report of the Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport pdf icon PDF 123 KB

To receive the Annual Report of the Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport

11.

Annual Report of the Audit Committee pdf icon PDF 51 KB

To receive a report by the Chair of the Audit Committee.

 

12.

Report of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies, Adults and Health pdf icon PDF 67 KB

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

 

13.

Report of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies, Children and Families pdf icon PDF 58 KB

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

 

14.

Report of the Scrutiny Committee for Policies and Place pdf icon PDF 74 KB

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