Agenda and decisions

Cabinet Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 14th February, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: Multi-Location Meeting - Council Chamber, Port Talbot & Microsoft Teams. View directions

Contact: Alison Thomas Email: a.thomas6@npt.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

1.

Chairs Announcements

Decision:

The Chair welcomed everyone to the meeting.

 

It was confirmed that the committee would be scrutinising items 7, 8, and 12.

2.

Declarations of Interests

Decision:

Cllr. Rob Jones, Cabinet Agenda Item 12 – Trustee of Taibach Community Library, Personal Interest

 

Cllr. Sean Pursey, Cabinet Agenda Item 12 – Trustee of Taibach Community Library, Personal Interest

 

Cllr. Tim Bowen, Cabinet Agenda Item 12 – Forces Champion, Personal Interest

 

Cllr. Sonia Reynolds, Cabinet Agenda Item 12 – Trustee of Canolfan Maerdy, Personal Interest

3.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 301 KB

·        28th November 2023

·        13th December 2023

Additional documents:

Decision:

The minutes of the meetings held on 28th November 2023 and 13th December were approved as true and accurate records.

4.

Pre-decision Scrutiny

·        To select appropriate items from the Cabinet agenda for pre-decision scrutiny (cabinet reports enclosed for Scrutiny Members)

Decision:

Audit Wales – Springing Forward Strategic Workforce Management – Neath Port Talbot Council

 

Following scrutiny, the recommendation was supported to Cabinet.

 

Local Bus Tendering

 

Following scrutiny, the report was noted.

 

5.

Committee Action Log pdf icon PDF 503 KB

Decision:

The Committee Action Log was noted.

6.

Forward Work Programme 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 397 KB

Decision:

The Forward Work Programme was noted.

7.

Urgent Items

Any urgent items at the discretion of the Chairperson pursuant to Section 100BA(6)(b) of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

Decision:

There were no urgent items

8.

Access to Meetings

To resolve to exclude the public for the following item(s) pursuant to Section 100A(4) and (5) of the Local Government Act 1972 and the relevant exempt paragraphs of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the above Act.

Decision:

Resolved: To exclude the public for the following item(s) pursuant to Section 100A(4) and (5) of the Local Government Act 1972 and the relevant exempt paragraphs of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the above Act.

9.

Pre-Decision Scrutiny of Private Item/s

·        To select appropriate private items from the Cabinet agenda for pre-decision scrutiny (cabinet reports enclosed for Scrutiny Members)

Decision:

Third Sector Grant Funding – Award of Grants for 2024-2025 (Exempt under Paragraph 14)

 

Following scrutiny, the recommendation was supported to

Cabinet.