6 December 2017 / West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee

A meeting of the

West of England Combined Authority

Overview and Scrutiny Committee

will be held on

Date: 6 December 2017

Time: 10.30am

Place: Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood, BS15 9TR

  1. EVACUATION PROCEDURE

In the event of a fire, please await direction from the Kingswood Civic Centre staff who will help assist with the evacuation. Please do not return to the building until instructed to do so by the fire warden(s). 

  1. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

To receive apologies for absence from Members. 

  1. DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST UNDER THE LOCALISM ACT 2011

Members who consider that they have an interest to declare are asked to: a) State the item number in which they have an interest, b) The nature of the interest, c) Whether the interest is a disclosable pecuniary interest, non-disclosable pecuniary interest or non-pecuniary interest. Any Member who is unsure about the above should seek advice from the Monitoring Officer prior to the meeting in order to expedite matters at the meeting itself. 

  1. MINUTES

To consider and approve the minutes from 24 October 2017 of the West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee.

Click here for minutes of the previous meeting

  1. ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC

Members of the public can speak for up to 3 minutes each. The total time for this session is 30 minutes so speaking time will be reduced if more than 10 people wish to speak.

If you wish to present a petition or make a statement and speak at the meeting, you are required to give notice of your intention by noon on the working day before the meeting by e-mail to democratic.services@westofengland-ca.gov.uk. For this meeting, this means that your submission must be received in this office by 12noon on Tuesday, 5 December 2017. 

If you wish to ask a question at the meeting, you are required to submit the question in writing to democratic.services@westofengland-ca.gov.uk no later than 3 working days before the meeting.   For this meeting, this means that your question(s) must be received in this office by 5pm on Thursday, 30 November 2017.                                                                                    

  1. PETITIONS

Any member of the public in the West of England Combined Authority may present a petition at a West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee Meeting.

  1. EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT INNOVATION PILOT – AN INTRODUCTION

To provide the Committee with an introduction – and update on current position – to the Employment Support Innovation Pilot, a DWP-funded pilot programme secured through the West of England Devolution Deal.

Click here for the Employment Support Innovation Pilot Report

  1. PROGRESS REVIEW OF LOCAL ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP FUNDING STREAMS

To provide an update and progress review for the LEP Local Growth, Economic Development and Revolving Infrastructure Funds.

Click here for the LEP Funding Stream Report

  1. 2016/17 CITY DEAL ANNUAL PERFORMANCE

This report provides a summary of the West of England’s City Region Deals pooled Business Rates performance for 2016/17, as used for the Economic Development Fund and in accordance with the requirements of the Business Rates Pooling Principles Agreement.

Click here for the City Deal Annual Performance Report

  1. METROWEST UPDATE

To update Members on the West of England’s MetroWest project.

Click here for the MetroWest Update Report

  1. ANY OTHER ITEM THE CHAIR DECIDES IS URGENT

 Next meeting: 31 January 2018

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