Agenda and draft minutes

Appeals Committee - Friday, 16th July, 2021 10.00 am

Venue: Committee Room 1, County Hall, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ. View directions

Contact: George Dare  Email: george.dare@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk / 01305 224185

Items
No. Item

14.

Apologies

To receive any apologies for absence.

 

Minutes:

No apologies for absence were received at the meeting.

15.

Declarations of Interest

To disclose any pecuniary, other registerable or non-registerable interest as set out in the adopted Code of Conduct. In making their disclosure councillors are asked to state the agenda item, the nature of the interest and any action they propose to take as part of their declaration.

 

If required, further advice should be sought from the Monitoring Officer in advance of the meeting.

 

Minutes:

No declarations of interest were made at the meeting.

16.

Public Participation

To receive questions or statements on the business of the committee from town and parish councils and members of the public.

Minutes:

There was no public participation.

17.

Urgent Items

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4) b) of the Local Government Act 1972. The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes.

 

Minutes:

There were no urgent items.

18.

Exempt Business

To move the exclusion of the press and the public for the following item in view of the likely disclosure of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 1 & 2 of schedule 12 A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

 

The public and the press will be asked to leave the meeting whilst the item of business is considered.

Minutes:

Proposed by Cllr Pipe, seconded by Cllr Parker.

 

Decision

That the press and the public be excluded for the following item(s) in view of the likely disclosure of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 1 and 2 of schedule 12 A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

19.

School Transport Appeals

To consider the school transport appeals as set out in the exempt report on behalf of the Executive Director of People – Children.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered an appeal against the Council’s refusal to provide a pupil with school transport support.

 

Decision

That the appeal on behalf of TC, against the Council’s refusal to provide school transport support between their home and Dorset Studio School, be refused.