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Part A - open to press and public
Declaration of Interests
Public Question Time/Open Session
A total period of 15 minutes is allocated for members of the public to address the Committee on any matter relevant to the work of the Committee, subject to the Chairman’s discretion.
In order for officers to undertake any background research it would be helpful if questions were submitted at least a day before the meeting.
Individual members of the public may speak for up to five minutes.
To receive and approve the Minutes of the last meeting of the Appeals Committee held on 13 November 2009, attached.
Any other business which the Chairman considers urgent that may be dealt with in the public part of the meeting
Exclusion of the press and public
The reports relating to the remaining items on the agenda have been withheld from public circulation and deposit pursuant to Section 100(B)(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that the matters may be determined with the press and public excluded.
The Appeals Committee may decide that the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following items pursuant to Section 100(A)4 of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1 and 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972 and public interest would not be served in publishing the information.
Part B - press and public excluded
To determine appeals against the decision not to offer discretionary Rate Relief.
The case is scheduled to be heard at 10.15 a.m. (on the pink papers in the private pack)
To determine appeals against the decision not to offer assisted school transport.
The cases are scheduled to be heard at the following times:
11.00 a.m. Case 1 (green papers in the private pack)
11.45 a.m. lunch break
12.30 p.m. Case 2 (yellow papers in the private pack)
1.15 p.m. Case 3 (blue papers in the private pack)
Any other business which the Chairman considers urgent that may be dealt with following the exclusion of the press and public