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Venue: Committee Room 1, Town Hall, Chorley

Contact: Nina Neisser  Email:

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Minutes of meeting Thursday, 25 July 2019 of Overview and Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 106 KB


Declarations of Any Interests

Members are reminded of their responsibility to declare any pecuniary interest in respect of matters contained in this agenda.


If you have a pecuniary interest you must withdraw from the meeting. Normally you should leave the room before the business starts to be discussed. You do, however, have the same right to speak as a member of the public and may remain in the room to enable you to exercise that right and then leave immediately. In either case you must not seek to improperly influence a decision on the matter.


Public Questions

Members of the public who have requested the opportunity to ask a question(s) on an item on the agenda will be asked to put their question(s) to the Committee.  Each member of the public will be allowed to ask one supplementary question within his/her allocated 3 minutes. 

Scrutiny of the Executive Cabinet


Executive Cabinet Minutes pdf icon PDF 92 KB

To consider the Executive Cabinet minutes of the meeting held on 1 August 2019.


Notice of Executive Decisions pdf icon PDF 152 KB

To view the latest notice of Executive Decisions click here:

The document is also attached and correct as of 18 September 2019.


Health Scrutiny pdf icon PDF 217 KB

To consider the Work Plan of Lancashire County Council’s Health Scrutiny Committee. The Council’s representative on the Committee, Councillor Margaret France, will give a verbal update.


Subsidised Bus Services Update pdf icon PDF 162 KB

To receive and consider the report of the Director (Policy and Governance).


Overview and Scrutiny Task Group - Roll out of Superfast Broadband - Monitoring of Recommendations pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To receive and consider the report of the Director (Business, Development and Growth)


Reports from the Task and Finish Groups

Overview and Scrutiny Task Group – Developing the Council’s Green Agenda

To receive a verbal update on the inquiry from the Chair, Councillor Steve Holgate.


Overview and Scrutiny Work Programme pdf icon PDF 73 KB

To consider the Scrutiny Work Programme for 2019/20.


Exclusion of the Public and Press

To consider the exclusion of the press and public for the following items of business on the ground that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972.


By Virtue of Paragraph 3: Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information)


Information is not exempt if it is required to be registered under-

The Companies Act 1985

The Friendly Societies Act 1974

The Friendly Societies Act 1992

The Industrial and Provident Societies Acts 1965 to 1978

The Building Societies Act 1986 (recorded in the public file of any building society, within the meaning of the Act)

The Charities Act 1993

Information is exempt to the extent that, in all the circumstances of the case, the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.


Information is not exempt if it relates to proposed development for which the local planning authority may grant itself planning permission pursuant to Regulation 3 of the Town & Country Planning General Regulations 1992(a).


Update on the New Waste and Recycling Collection Contract

To receive and consider the report of the Director (Customer and Digital).


Any urgent business previously agreed with the Chair