Decision details

Representation on Outside Bodies 2019/20

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decisions:

Further to EX/017 (2006/07), Council was asked to consider appointments to/appoint representatives to serve on outside bodies.

 

Councillor Giles Archibald, seconded by Councillor Andrew Jarvis, proposed that Councillor Pete McSweeney be re-appointed to the Cumbria Police and Crime Panel.

 

Councillor Giles Archibald, seconded by Councillor Andrew Jarvis, proposed that, together with the Leader of the Council, Councillor Jonathan Brook be re-appointed as the Council’s representative on the Local Government Association General Assembly.

 

Councillor Giles Archibald, seconded by Councillor Andrew Jarvis, proposed that Councillor Rachael Hogg be appointed as the Council’s representative on the North West Local Authorities Employers’ Organisation, with Councillor Eric Morrell to be appointed as the Council’s substitute on the Organisation.

 

Councillor Giles Archibald, seconded by Councillor Andrew Jarvis, proposed that Councillor Ian Wharton be appointed as a Council representative on the Lake District National Park Authority (one of two places).  Councillor Tom Harvey, seconded by Councillor Ben Berry, proposed Councillor Anne Hall.

 

Councillor Giles Archibald, seconded by Councillor Andrew Jarvis, proposed that Councillor Robin Ashcroft be appointed as the Council’s representative on the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Management Board.

 

The current terms of appointment for the Members of the Council on both the Lake District (one of two places) and Yorkshire Dales National Parks Authorities had not yet expired.

 

Reference was made to the vast amount of talented Members within the Council and the need for consideration to be given to Councillors from all parties as representatives on outside bodies.  The Leader, in response, highlighted that fact that Councillor John Holmes, a Member of the Opposition, had been a Council representative on the Board of South Lakes Housing for a number of years and that Councillor Janette Jenkinson was a Council representative on the Ulverston BID.

 

Votes having been taken, it was subsequently

 

RESOLVED – That appointments to/appointment of representatives to serve on outside bodies for 2019/20 (or for terms as otherwise stated) be made as follows:-

 

(1)        Cumbria Police and Crime Panel – Councillor Pete McSweeney;

 

(2)        Local Government Association General Assembly – the Leader of the Council and Councillor Jonathan Brook;

 

(3)        North West Local Authorities Employers’ Organisation – Councillor Rachael Hogg, with Councillor Eric Morrell as substitute Member;

 

(4)        Lake District National Park Authority (one of two places) – Councillor Ian Wharton to the end of his term on South Lakeland District Council; and

 

(5)        Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Management Board – Councillor Robin Ashcroft.

Publication date: 07/06/2019

Date of decision: 21/05/2019

Decided at meeting: 21/05/2019 - Council