Issue - meetings

Appointment of Chair

Meeting: 14/07/2021 - LCR Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Item 1)

Appointment of Chairperson for 2021/22

To appoint the Chair of the Liverpool City Region Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2021/22.

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

            The Chief Legal and Monitoring Officer, Jill Coule opened the meeting and invited nominations for the appointment of Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for the 2021/22 Municipal Year.

 

            Councillor Pat Moloney and seconded by Councillor David Burgess-Joyce nominated Councillor Pat Moloney as the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2021/22.

 

            A vote was taken when there appeared –

            For – 3

            Against – 12

 

            The first nomination was lost.

 

            Councillor Steve Radford and seconded by Councillor Christine Howard nominated Councillor Steve Radford as the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2021/22.

 

            A vote was taken when there appeared –

            For – 12

            Against – 2

 

            The nomination was agreed.

           

            RESOLVED -            That Councillor Steve Radford be appointed Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2021/22

 

Councillor Steve Radford

Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee

(in the chair)

 


Meeting: 22/07/2020 - LCR Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Item 1)

Appointment of Chair for 2020/21

To appoint the Chair of the Liverpool City Region Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2020/21.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Chief Legal and Monitoring Officer, Jill Coule opened the meeting and invited nominations for the appointment of Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for the ensuing year 2020/21.

 

Councillor Andy Corkhill MOVED and Councillor Dr John Pugh SECONDED that Councillor Tom Crone be appointed Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2020/21.

 

The motion was agreed.

 

The Chief Legal and Monitoring Officer, Jill Coule reported that Councillor Crone was unable to attend this meeting of the Committee and he had indicated his agreement to be nominated again this year to be Chair of the Committee.

 

RESOLVED - that Councillor Tom Crone be appointed Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2020/21.

 

 


Meeting: 19/06/2019 - LCR Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Item 1)

Appointment of Chair for 2019/20

To appoint the Chair of the Liverpool City Region Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Chief Legal and Monitoring Officer, Jill Coule opened the meeting and invited nominations for the appointment of Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for the ensuing year 2019/20.

 

Councillor Dr John Pugh and seconded by Councillor Tom Crone nominated Councillor Sir Ron Watson as the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20.

 

A vote was taken, when there appeared –

 

For – 5

Against – 10

 

The first nomination was lost.

__________

 

Councillor Sir Ron Watson and seconded by Councillor Tom Crone nominated Councillor Dr John Pugh as the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20.

 

A vote was taken, when there appeared –

 

For – 4

Against – 10

 

The second nomination was lost.

__________

 

Councillor Tom Crone and seconded by Councillor Dr John Pugh nominated Councillor Tom Crone as the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20.

 

A vote was taken, when there appeared –

 

For – 5

Against – 10

 

The third nomination was lost.

__________

 

Councillor Tom Crone and seconded by Councillor Dr John Pugh nominated Councillor Helen Cameron as the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20.

 

A vote was taken, when there appeared –

 

For – 5

Against – 9

 

The fourth nomination was lost.

__________

 

The Chief Legal and Monitoring Officer, Jill Coule advised the Committee to adjourn the meeting which would provide the members an opportunity to discuss how the meeting should proceed.

 

The Committee agreed with the advice and the meeting was adjourned at 10.21am.

__________

 

The meeting resumed at 10.30am.

__________

 

The Chief Legal and Monitoring Officer, Jill Coule advised the Committee that following the adjournment the members had agreed a way forward relating to appointing a Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20 and that the previous decisions taken relating to the appointment of a Chair would need to rescinded.

 

A vote was taken and the previous decisions relating to the appointment of a Chair were rescinded and agreed unanimously.

__________

 

Councillor Tom Crone and seconded by Councillor Dr John Pugh nominated Councillor Tom Crone as the Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20.

 

A vote was taken, when there appeared –

 

For – 4

Against – 0

Abstained – 10

 

The nomination was agreed.

 

Resolved that Councillor Tom Crone be appointed Chair of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for 2019/20.