31 January 2018 / 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: 31 January 2018

Time: 10.30am

Place: City Hall, Bristol City Council, College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TR

1. EVACUATION PROCEDURE
In the event of a fire, please await direction from the City Hall 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).

2. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies for absence from Members.

3. 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.

4. MINUTES
To consider and approve the minutes from 6 December 2017 of the West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee.

Click here for the minutes

5. 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, 30 January 2018.

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, 25 January 2018.

6. 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.

7. REGIONAL STRATEGY (COMBINED AUTHORITY AND JOINT COMMITTEE BUSINESS)
To consider and note the outputs from stakeholder engagement on the Regional Strategy. To note next steps for the Regional Strategy and Government requirements for Industrial Strategy.

Click here for the Regional Strategy Report

8. MAYORAL, WECA AND LEP/IBB BUDGET (COMBINED AUTHORITY BUSINESS AND JOINT COMMITTEE BUSINESS)
This Mayoral, WECA and LEP/IBB Budget will be considered at the West of England Combined Authority Committee at the meeting on 2 February 2018.

Click here for the Budget Papers

9. AIR QUALITY (COMBINED AUTHORITY BUSINESS)
This paper outlines levels of local air pollution and Government requirements for clean air zones in the region.

Click here for Air Quality Report

10. ANY OTHER ITEM THE CHAIR DECIDES IS URGENT

Next meeting: 21 March 2018

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