County Council - Wednesday, 21st July, 2021 10.30 am

Venue: Remote Meeting

Contact: Daniel Harry 

No. Item


Minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on 5 May 2021 pdf icon PDF 356 KB

To move that the Minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on 5 May 2021, having been printed and circulated, be taken as read and be confirmed and signed by the Chairman as a correct record.


Apologies for absence


Declarations of Interest


Chairman's Announcements

Any correspondence, communication or other business brought forward by the direction of the Chairman of the Council.


Statement by the Leader of the Council pdf icon PDF 248 KB


Public Questions or Statements

Members of the public may ask questions or make statements at this meeting if they have given notice and provided the text to Barry Khan, Assistant Chief Executive (Legal and Democratic Services) – email: or in writing to Barry Khan, Assistant Chief Executive (Legal and Democratic Services), County Hall, Northallerton DL7 8AD by midday on Friday, 16 July 2021.  Each speaker should limit themselves to 3 minutes on any item.


If you are exercising your right to speak at this meeting, but do not wish to be recorded, please inform the Chairman who will instruct anyone who may be taking a recording to cease while you speak.



To consider the report and recommendations of the Executive and make decisions on them pdf icon PDF 297 KB

·                     Formal Meetings of the Authority’s Committees.

·                     Amendments to the Constitution.

·                     Equality and Diversity Statement

·                     Appointments to Committees and Outside Bodies.



Formal Meetings of the Authority's Committee pdf icon PDF 385 KB

County Council to review arrangements for holding formal meetings of the Authority’s committees.


Report and recommendations of the Allocations Committee pdf icon PDF 386 KB

This follows the 6 May 2021 by-elections and subsequent changes to the political balance of the Council.


To consider the Overview and Scrutiny Annual Report 2020/2021 pdf icon PDF 719 KB

A review of the work of overview and scrutiny in 2020/21 and looking ahead to work that will be done in 2021/22.


Statements of Executive Members, in the order set out below, followed by the Statements of the Chairmen of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Executive Members:


Executive Member for Stronger Communities - County Councillor David Chance pdf icon PDF 128 KB


Executive Member for Health and Adult Social Care and Health Integration - County Councillor Michael Harrison pdf icon PDF 444 KB


Executive Member for Public Health, Prevention and Supported Housing - County Councillor Caroline Dickinson pdf icon PDF 256 KB


Executive Member for Open to Business - County Councillor Andrew Lee pdf icon PDF 405 KB


Executive Member for Customer Engagement - County Councillor Greg White pdf icon PDF 372 KB


Executive Member for Finance and Assets and Special Projects - County Councillor Gareth Dadd pdf icon PDF 248 KB


Executive Member for Children's Services - County Councillor Janet Sanderson pdf icon PDF 515 KB


Executive Member for Education and Skills - County Councillor Patrick Mulligan pdf icon PDF 337 KB


Executive Member for Access - County Councillor Don Mackenzie pdf icon PDF 463 KB

Overview and Scrutiny Committee Chairmen:


Scrutiny Board (Chairman: County Councillor Derek Bastiman) pdf icon PDF 128 KB


Corporate and Partnerships Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Chairman: County Councillor Derek Bastiman) pdf icon PDF 239 KB


Transport, Economy and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Chairman: County Councillor Stanley Lumley) pdf icon PDF 188 KB


Scrutiny of Health Committee (Chairman: County Councillor John Ennis) pdf icon PDF 121 KB


Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Chairman: County Councillor Janet Jefferson) pdf icon PDF 220 KB


Care and Independence Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Chairman: County Councillor Karin Sedgwick) pdf icon PDF 160 KB

Members of the Council may, without notice, ask the Member who made the statement questions arising from matters raised in that statement or may ask any questions on matters in that the portfolio not mentioned in the statement, but unless notice has been given by 20 July 2021, the person to whom the question has been put may respond in writing, and this is then circulated to all Members.


Notices of Motion

There are no Notices of Motion.


Council Procedure Rules 10 Questions