General Purposes Committee - 27 June 2017

Date:
27 Jun 2017
Time:
6.00pm
Venue:
Council Chamber, Daneshill House, Stevenage SG1 1HN
Contact:
Lisa Jerome
Tel:
01438 242203
Email:
Committees@stevenage.gov.uk
Members:
Councillors L Chester (Chair), D Bainbridge, L Briscoe, H Burrell, E Connolly, A Farquharson, E Harrington, S Hearn, C Latif, J Lloyd, M McKay, M Notley, C Saunders and G Snell.

Agenda

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Summary of Decisions

PART I

1. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE AND DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

2. MINUTES – WEDNESDAY 10 AUGUST 2016
To approve as a correct record the Part I Minutes of the meeting of the General Purposes Committee held on Wednesday 10 August 2016
Minutes attached

3.TO NOTE THE MEMBERSHIP AND APPOINT THE VICE CHAIR OF THE COMMITTEE
To note the Membership and appoint the Vice Chair of the Committee for the 2017/2018 Municipal Year.

4. TERMS OF REFERENCE
To note the Terms of Reference of the Committee as approved by Council at its Annual Meeting on 17 May 2017.
Attached

5. REVIEW OF HACKNEY CARRIAGE TARIFF
To review the current hackney carriage fares tariffs following a request from hackney carriage drivers to revise them
Report attached
Appendix attached

6. URGENT PART I BUSINESS
To consider any business accepted by the Chair as urgent

7. EXCLUSION OF PRESS AND PUBLIC
To consider the following motions:

1.That under Section 100(A) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as described in paragraphs 1-7 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act as amended by SI2006 No.88.
2.That Members consider the reasons for the following reports (if any) being in Part II and determine whether or not maintaining the exemption from disclosure of the information contained therein outweighs the public interest in disclosure

PART II

8. PART II MINUTES – 10 AUGUST 2016
To approve as a correct record the Part II Minutes of the meeting of the hearing held on 10 August 2016
Minutes attached

9. URGENT PART II BUSINESS
To consider any Part II business accepted by the Chair as urgent.

Published:
16 June 2017