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Agenda and minutes

Venue: Remote Meeting

Items
No. Item

11.

Election of Chair

To elect a Member to Chair the meeting.

Minutes:

Resolved:  That Councillor Carr be elected as Chair of the meeting.

12.

Exclusion of Press and Public

To consider excluding the public and press from the meeting during consideration of agenda item 5 (Home to School Transport Appeal), on the grounds that it contains information relating to an individual and which is likely to reveal the identity of an individual. This information is classed as exempt under Paragraphs 1 & 2 of Schedule 12A to Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended by the Local Government (Access to information) (Variation) Order 2006.

 

Minutes:

Resolved:  That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of Agenda Item 5 (Home to School Transport Appeal), on the grounds that it contains information relating to individuals and which is likely to reveal the identity of individuals.  This information is classed as exempt under Paragraphs 1 and 2 of Schedule 12A to Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006.

13.

Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare:

 

·        Any personal interests not included on the Register of Interests

·        Any prejudicial interests or

·        Any disclosable pecuniary interests

 

which they may have in respect of business on this agenda.

Minutes:

Members were asked to declare any personal interests not included on the Register of Interests, any prejudicial interests or any disclosable pecuniary interests which they might have in respect of business on the agenda.  No interests were declared.

14.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 111 KB

To approve and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 26 June 2019.

Minutes:

Resolved:  That the minutes of the meeting held on 26 June 2019 be approved as a correct record, to be signed by the Chair at a later date.

15.

Home to School / College Transport Appeal pdf icon PDF 4 KB

To consider an appeal for assistance with home to school transport to Askham Bryan College.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Members considered an appeal from a parent against the local authority’s decision not to provide home to school transport for their child to Askham Bryan College.

 

The parent was in attendance to present their case.  The Education Officer attended to present the local authority’s case. 

 

Resolved:  That the appeal not be allowed.

 

Reason:     The Panel does not consider that there are exceptional circumstances to warrant a departure from normal policy in this case.

 

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