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Appointment of Chair
It was moved and seconded that Councillor Steve Carter be appointed the Chairman.
That Councillor Steve Carter be appointed as Chairman.
Apologies for Absence
To receive any apologies for absence.
Apologies were received from Councillor M Beanland.
Public Speaking Time/Open Session
In accordance with paragraph 2.24 of the Committee Procedure Rules and Appendix on Public Speaking, set out in the Constitution, a total period of 15 minutes is allocated for members of the public to put questions to the Sub-Committee on any matter relating to this agenda. Each member of the public will be allowed up to two minutes to speak; the Chair will have discretion to vary this where they consider it appropriate.
Members of the public wishing to speak are required to provide notice of this at least three clear working days in advance of the meeting.
No members of the public were present.
Declarations of Interest
To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interested in any item on the agenda.
In the interest of openness, all members declared that they knew the applicant for Westminster Nursery School as they were a fellow Councillor.
In the interest of openness, Councillor Hayes and Councillor Harewood declared that they knew the applicant for Elworth Church of England Primary School as they had previously been an elected member of the Council.
In the interests of openness, Councillor Harewood declared that she knew the applicant for St John the Evangelist Church of England Primary School.
To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 21 February 2021.
That the minutes of the meeting held on 16 February 2021 be confirmed as a correct record.
Exclusion of the Press and Public
The reports relating to the remaining items on the agenda have been withheld from public circulation and deposit pursuant to Section 100(B)(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that the matters may be determined with the press and public excluded.
The Committee may decide that the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following items pursuant to Section 100(A)4 of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1 and 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972 and public interest would not be served in publishing the information.
That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following item in pursuant to Section 100(A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 as amended on the grounds that it involved the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 and the public interest would not be served in publishing this information.
Local Authority Nominations to School Governing Bodies
To consider the report on the current Local Authority Governor vacancies within Cheshire East schools.
The Panel considered the report which detailed the current Local Authority Governor vacancies within Cheshire East maintained schools and academies, along with the position at national level on local authority governor vacancies, and recommended individuals for nomination and re-nomination to identified local authority governor vacancies.
That, having regard to the statutory guidance in making nominations, the following be approved:
Nominations for Appointment
BRIDGEMERE CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL
ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL
THE DINGLE PRIMARY SCHOOL
WESTMINSTER NURSERY SCHOOL
WRENBURY PRIMARY SCHOOL
Nominations for Re-appointment
ELWORTH CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL
WILMSLOW HIGH SCHOOL
Dates of Future Meetings
To discuss and agree future meeting dates.
The panel agreed future meeting dates as
Wednesday 24 November 2021
Wednesday 16 February 2022
Wednesday 8 June 2022