To consider a report of the Chair of Overview and Scrutiny.
In the absence of the Chair of Scrutiny, the Executive Member briefly introduced a report setting out the conclusions and recommendations of report setting out a summary of the work undertaken by the Scrutiny Review Panel, which also reflected the review undertaken by the Centre for Governance and Scrutiny. The report’s conclusion was that that Scrutiny function at Trafford was effective, with proposed changes relating to process and procedure, rather than fundamental issues. It was noted that the proposals were to be referred to Council for consideration.
(1) That the work of the Scrutiny Review Panel, and the recommendation to the Executive and to Council made by the Scrutiny Committee, be noted.
(2) That the proposals as detailed in the report be agreed.
(3) That approval of the proposals be recommended to Council.