Decision - Council and Committee meetings post 6th May 2021

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Council and Committee meetings post 6th May 2021

Decision Maker: Policy & Resources Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




(1)             That it be noted that the regulations under which the council currently holds virtual meetings came to an end on 7th May 2021 and therefore there was a need to make different arrangements to comply with legal requirements;


(2)             That the public health considerations and the measures proposed to minimise risk to health be noted;


(3)             That the proposals set out in the protocol in Appendix 1 together with the supporting documents in Appendices 2 to 6 of the report be approved as a working arrangement to manage Council and Committee meetings during the time between 13 May and the end of July 2021;


(4)             That the enhanced delegations to Officers as set out in Appendix 1 and the flowchart in Appendix 2 to the report be agreed;


(5)             That Members authorise the Chief Executive and the Executive Officer for Strategy, Governance & Law to take such steps as are necessary to ensure that the arrangements for meetings are safe.

Report author: Abraham Ghebre-Ghiorghis

Publication date: 24/05/2021

Date of decision: 13/05/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/05/2021 - Policy & Resources Committee

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