To elect a Chair of the Scrutiny Commission, outline the terms of reference for the Place Scrutiny Commission and propose meeting dates and times for occurrences of Scrutiny within the 2016/17 municipal year.
The Democratic Services Officer presented the Annual Business Report. The following was agreed:
1. Councillor Carey was elected Vice Chair of the Scrutiny Commission for the 2016-17 municipal year.
2. The terms of reference agreed at Annual Council were noted.
3. The scrutiny commission would meet at a revised time of 9.30am instead of 10am when meetings are held in the morning.
4. In principle, the Commission agreed to an increased number of evening meetings, subject to the civic and corporate diaries and senior officer availability.