Agenda

Scrutiny Advisory Board - Children and Young People - Tuesday, 7th February, 2023 10.30 am

Venue: Council Chamber, County Hall, Kendal LA9 4RQ

Contact: Jackie Currie  Email: jackie.currie@cumbria.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

To receive any apologies for absence

2.

MEMBERSHIP

To report any changes to the membership of the Board

3.

DISCLOSURES OF INTEREST

Members are invited to disclose any disclosable pecuniary interest they have in any item on the agenda which comprises

 

1          Details of any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried on for       profit or gain.

 

2          Details of any payment or provision of any other financial benefit (other than from the authority) made or provided within the relevant period in respect of any expenses incurred by you in carrying out duties as a member, or towards your election expenses.  (This includes any payment or financial benefit from a trade union within the meaning of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992.

 

3          Details of any contract which is made between you (or a body in which you have a beneficial interest) and the authority

 

(a)       Under which goods or services are to be provided or works are to be           executed; and

 

            (b)       Which has not been fully discharged.

 

4          Details of any beneficial interest in land which is within the area of the authority. 

 

5          Details of any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the area of the authority for a month or longer. 

 

6          Details of any tenancy where (to your knowledge)

 

            (a)       The landlord is the authority; and

 

            (b)       The tenant is a body in which you have a beneficial                                                     interest.

 

7          Details of any beneficial interest in securities of a body where

 

(a)       That body (to your knowledge) has a place of business or land in the          area of the authority; and

 

 

(b)       Either –

 

(i)      The total nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one        hundredth of the total issued share capital of that body; or

 

(ii)     If that share capital of that body is of more than one class, the total nominal value of the shares of any one class in which the relevant person has a beneficial interest exceeds one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that class.

In addition, you must also disclose other non-pecuniary interests set out in the Code of Conduct where these have not already been registered.

 

Note

 

A “disclosable pecuniary interest” is an interest of a councillor or their partner (which means spouse or civil partner, a person with whom they are living as husband or wife, or a person with whom they are living as if they are civil partners).

4.

EXCLUSION OF PRESS AND PUBLIC

To consider whether the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of any item on the agenda.

5.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 185 KB

To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of the Board held on 21 October 2022 (copy enclosed)

 

 

6.

JOINT AREA SEND REVISIT IN CUMBRIA pdf icon PDF 99 KB

To consider a report from Executive Director – People (Deputy Chief Executive) (copy enclosed)

 

A presentation will also be given on the day.

 

 

 

Additional documents:

7.

Post Inspection Improvement Plan pdf icon PDF 102 KB

To consider a report from the Executive Director – People (Deputy Chief Executive)(copy enclosed)

 

Additional documents:

8.

LGR UPDATE

To receive an update from the Executive Director – People (Deputy Chief Executive) (presentation on the day)

 

9.

PORTFOLIO HOLDER UPDATE

To receive a verbal update from the Cabinet Member for Children’s Services and the Cabinet Member for Schools and Learning.

 

10.

BOARD BRIEFING pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To consider a report from the Strategic Policy and Scrutiny Advisor (copy enclosed)

 

The report informs members of new and updated items of significance to the Board (including relevant aspects of the Council’s Forward Plan of Key Decisions).