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Agenda Item No. 7

The Vale of Glamorgan Council

 

Council Meeting: 14th December, 2016

 

Report of the Managing Director

 

Use of the Managing Director's Emergency Powers

 

Purpose of the Report

  1. To notify Council of the exercising of Emergency Powers in respect of Council (as opposed to Executive) functions by the Managing Director since the last report in September 2016.

Recommendations

That the report be noted.

Reasons for the Recommendations

To inform Council.

Background

  1. The Emergency Powers procedure was approved by Minute No. 95, 2012/13.

Relevant Issues and Options

  1. To note the following:

(a)     The replacement of Councillor John Drysdale with Councillor Mark Wilson on the Planning Committee with immediate effect and until further notice.

(Scrutiny - Corporate Performance and Resources)

(b)     To give effect to the following with immediate effect and until further notice:

         -      Councillor Julie Aviet taking up a place (previously vacant) on the Community Liaison Committee

         -      Councillor Julie Aviet to replace Councillor Margaret Wilkinson on the Healthy Living and Social Care Scrutiny

                 Committee

         -      Councillor John Drysdale to replace Councillor Mark Wilson on the Planning Committee

(Scrutiny - Corporate Performance and Resources)

Resource Implications (Financial and Employment)

  1. The procedure requires that these be taken into account by the Committee / Departments originating the requests for the use of Emergency Powers.

Sustainability and Climate Change Implications

  1. The procedure requires that these be taken into account by the Committee / Departments originating the requests for the use of Emergency Powers.

Legal Implications (to Include Human Rights Implications)

  1. The procedure requires that these be taken into account by the Committee / Departments originating the requests for the use of Emergency Powers.

Crime and Disorder Implications

  1. The procedure requires that these be taken into account by the Committee / Departments originating the requests for the use of Emergency Powers.

Equal Opportunities Implications (to include Welsh Language issues)

  1. The procedure requires that these be taken into account by the Committee / Departments originating the requests for the use of Emergency Powers.

Corporate/Service Objectives

  1. The procedure requires that these be taken into account by the Committee / Departments originating the requests for the use of Emergency Powers.

Policy Framework and Budget

  1. All actions fall within paragraph 1 of the Managing Director's Delegated Powers set out in the Council's Constitution.

Consultation (including Ward Member Consultation)

  1. None.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee

  1. As indicated in paragraph 3 above..

Background Papers

Relevant Emergency Power proformas.

Contact Officer

Jeff Wyatt, Head of Democratic Services

01446 709408

Officers Consulted

None.

Responsible Officer:

Rob Thomas, Managing Director

 

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