Agenda

Scrutiny Children & Young People Sub-Committee
Tuesday, 17th September, 2019 6.30 pm

Venue: The Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX

Contact: Stephanie Davis
02087266000 x84384  Email: stephanie.davis@croydon.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Committee.

 

2.

Minutes of the previous sub-committee meeting pdf icon PDF 85 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 18 June 2019 as an accurate record.

 

3.

Disclosures of interest

In accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct and the statutory provisions of the Localism Act, Members and co-opted Members of the Council are reminded that it is a requirement to register disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and gifts and hospitality to the value of which exceeds £50 or multiple gifts and/or instances of hospitality with a cumulative value of £50 or more when received from a single donor within a rolling twelve month period. In addition, Members and co-opted Members are reminded that unless their disclosable pecuniary interest is registered on the register of interests or is the subject of a pending notification to the Monitoring Officer, they are required to disclose those disclosable pecuniary interests at the meeting. This should be done by completing the Disclosure of Interest form and handing it to the Democratic Services representative at the start of the meeting. The Chair will then invite Members to make their disclosure orally at the commencement of Agenda item 3. Completed disclosure forms will be provided to the Monitoring Officer for inclusion on the Register of Members’ Interests.

 

4.

Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.

5.

Actions List Update

Discussion on the actions arising from previous meetings.

 

6.

Children's Improvement Plan Update pdf icon PDF 622 KB

To receive an update on the Children’s Improvement Programme.

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7.

Croydon Safeguarding Children's Board Annual Report pdf icon PDF 355 KB

(To Follow)

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8.

Draft Education Estates Strategy Update pdf icon PDF 913 KB

To receive the draft Education Estates Strategy update which details the Council’s performance in meeting its statutory duty for sufficiency of school places prior to its presentation at Cabinet.

 

 

 

 

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9.

What difference has this meeting made to Croydon's Children

To discuss the findings from this meeting and the expectations for Croydon’s Children.

 

10.

Work Programme 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 15 KB

To agree the work programme for the 2019/20 municipal year.

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11.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:

 

“That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended.”