Decision details

Annual Review of the Call-In and Urgency Provisions 2019-21

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


In accordance with paragraph 16 (j)(ii) of the Council’s Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules, a report on the operation of the provisions relating to call-in and urgency during the municipal year 2020/21 was presented to Council by Councillor Vicky Hughes, chairman of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee.


Councillor Hughes reported that the urgency procedure had been used 19 times in the previous twelve months, with all reports being taken to Cabinet and Council and were distributed to all Members.


Councillor Hughes moved the recommendation contained within the report and was seconded by Councillor David Webster.


It was unanimously


RESOLVED – That the contents of the 2020/21 Annual Review of the Constitution’s Call-in and Urgency Provisions be noted.

Report author: Linda Fisher

Publication date: 16/07/2021

Date of decision: 19/05/2021

Decided at meeting: 19/05/2021 - Council

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