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Contact: Ben Caulfield, Policy and Scrutiny Officer
Apologies for absence, Substitutions, Declarations of Interest and Dispensations
To submit the minutes of the Resources Overview and Scrutiny Committee meetings on 12th December 2023 and 9th January 2024 for approval as a correct record.
Recommended - That the minutes be received and approved as a correct record.
To advise the Committee of the procedure to be followed at the meeting in relation to
Call-Ins. Attention is drawn to Point 8 of the Procedure.
Recommended – That the Procedure be noted and applied to the undermentioned call-in.
At its meeting on 24th January 2024, Agenda item 19 Minute number 294, Community Chest Grant Awards Cabinet resolved:
(1) Rescinds the decision made at its meeting of the 18th October 2023 to allocate an equal amount of the Community Chest Fund to each of the Borough’s 16 wards.
(2) Approves the proposed list of Community Chest Grants attached at Appendix A of the report.
In accordance with the Call-In Procedure for Cabinet Decisions, the procedure has been activated. The following documents are included:
Call-In Form (Note an additional Microsoft Word Version has been included for clarity)
Copy of Cabinet Report from 24th January 2024 – Community Chest Grant Awards
Extract from Minutes of Cabinet 24th January 2024 – Minute Number 294
Recommended – That the Committee does ONE of the following:
To release the Cabinet decision in full for implementation; or
To release the Cabinet decision in part for implementation, and refer the outstanding part of the decision back to the decision making body for reconsideration, setting out in writing the nature of its concerns; or
To refer the decision back to the decision making person or body for reconsideration, setting out in writing the nature of its concerns. The decision maker shall then reconsider amending the decision or not, before adopting a final decision