Agenda and minutes

Democratic Services Committee
Monday, 22nd March, 2021 10.00 am

Venue: virtually via Microsoft Teams - if you would like to attend this meeting live via Microsoft Teams please contact committee.services@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk

Contact: Democratic Services  6139

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Simultaneous Translation

You are welcome to use Welsh at the meeting, a minimum notice period of 3 working days is required should you wish to do so.  A simultaneous translation will be provided if requested.

Minutes:

It was noted that no requests had been received for the simultaneous translation service.

2.

Apologies

To receive.

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors

G. Collier, J. Collins and L. Parsons

3.

Declarations of Interest and Dispensations

To consider any declarations of interest and dispensations received.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest or dispensations reported.

4.

Democratic Services Committee Minutes pdf icon PDF 289 KB

To receive the Minutes of the Democratic Services Committee held on 9th November, 2020.

 

(Please note the Minutes are submitted for points of accuracy only)

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the minutes of the meeting held on 9th November, 2021.

 

The Committee AGREED that the Minutes be received as a true record of proceedings.

5.

Annual Report of Head of Democratic Services pdf icon PDF 621 KB

To consider report of the Interim Chief Officer Commercial / Head of Democratic Services.

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the report of the Interim Chief Officer Commercial / Head of Democratic Services which presented the 2020/21 Annual Report of the Head of Democratic Services.

 

 

 

 

The Committee AGREED to recommend, subject to the foregoing, that the report be accepted and Option 1 be endorsed; namely that the Annual Report of the Head of Democratic Services be recommended for approval at Council.

6.

Annual Report of the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 714 KB

To consider report of the Head of Organisational Development.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the report of the Head of Organisational Development which was presented to inform Members of the proposals contained within the annual report of the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales for 2021/22.

 

 

 

 

The Committee AGREED to recommend to Council that the report be accepted and Option 1 be endorsed, namely that the determinations set out in the Annual IRPW Report in Appendix 1 for 2021/2022 be agreed.