Due to the confidential nature of a high proportion of business discussed at these meetings the minutes are not publicly available.
There are usually 12-15 Panel meetings per annum. Meetings are on a Tuesday morning, usually at 3 weekly intervals. Meetings are held at West Offices, Station Rise, York.
No substitute reps allowed.
As with all Panel members, a nominated Elected Member must provide references, have an Enhanced DBS check, be interviewed by the Panel Chair and professional adviser and undergo induction training and annual training. Members are requested to read all papers (2-3+ hours), attend meetings (2-3+ hours) and attend training events (1-2 days a year).
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