Decision details

Governance Committee: Substitution on Select Committees

Decision Maker: Governance Committee, County Council

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


107.1The Council considered a proposal to ensure representation of a political group at a Select Committee meeting in the light of a report by the Governance Committee (pages 163 to 166).


107.2Resolved –


          That a system of formal substitutes be introduced for select committees, with one named member per political group for each committee, to be adopted with immediate effect, and that the required changes to the Constitution, as set out at Appendix 1 to the report, be approved.

Publication date: 28/02/2019

Date of decision: 15/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 15/02/2019 - County Council

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