Committee details

Legal & Democratic Services Advisory Committee

Purpose of committee

Terms of Reference

a)         The Advisory Committee shall undertake policy initiation and development;

b)         The Advisory Committee shall consider such other matters as are referred to it by the Portfolio Holder;

c)         At the request of either Cabinet or the Audit Committee carry out specific research and development projects and to submit recommendations to Cabinet;

d)         The Advisory Committee shall develop and approve its annual work plan ensuring that there is efficient use of the Committee’s time; and

e)         The Cabinet Member be requested to provide a report to each meeting outlining their activities since the previous meeting any any decisions they intend to take in the following three months.

f)         Recommend and keep under review, governance arrangements for the prioritisation of the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL).

Within the areas of responsibility of: Corporate Health and Safety, Equality, Democratic Services, Elections, Legal, Licensing, Trading Company, Shared Service Programme and Governance

The Cabinet Advisory Committee to ensure that there is mutual respect and cooperation with all other Committees within the Council.


Contact information

Support officer: Email: 01732 227199.


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