Agenda and minutes
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Venue: St Aldate's Room - Oxford Town Hall. View directions
Contact: Alice Courtney, Committee and Member Services Officer email DemocraticServices@oxford.gov.uk
Note: This meeting was inquorate and did not proceed
Owing to the need to reschedule to an informal meeting via Zoom, all Councillors sent their apologies for this meeting. The meeting was therefore inquorate and no business was transacted.
Declarations of interest
Minutes from 02 March 2022 and 07 March 2022.
Recommendation: That the minutes of the extraordinary meeting held on 02 March 2022 and the ordinary meeting held on 07 March 2022be APPROVED as a true and accurate record.
The Committee is asked to consider the updates on progress against recommendations made by the Domestic Abuse Review Group and to agree any recommendations to Cabinet arising.
Cllr Louise Upton, Cabinet Member for a Safer, Healthy Oxford and Liz Jones, ASBIT Manager and Domestic Abuse Lead have been invited to present this item.
The Committee is asked to approve the following reports and recommendations for submission to Cabinet:
· Tenant Involvement and Empowerment Report
· DSS Discrimination Motion Update
At its meeting on 16 March the Cabinet considered the following reports from Scrutiny and made responses to the recommendations:
· Climate Emergency Review Group Update
· Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy
· Allocation of Preventing Homelessness Grant 2022/23
· Housing Assistance and Disabled Adaptation Policy
· Annual Update of the Council Business Plan
· Oxfordshire Recovery and Renewal Framework
Since Scrutiny’s previous meeting, the following Panels have met:
· Housing & Homelessness Panel (22 March)
· Companies Scrutiny Panel (28 March)
The Committee is asked to:
1. Note Cabinet’s responses to its recommendations.
2. Note the updates from Panel Chairs.
Dates of future meetings
· 08 June 2022
· 05 July 2022
· 02 August 2022
· 06 September 2022
· 11 October 2022
· 07 November 2022
· 05 December 2022
· 16 January 2023
· 01 February 2023
· 06 March 2023
· 04 April 2023
Housing & Homelessness: 04 July 2022; 06 October 2022; 03 November 2022; 02 March 2023; 24 April 2023
Finance & Performance: 07 July 2022; 07 September 2022; 07 December 2022; 23 January 2023; 28 March 2023
Companies: 07 April 2022
All meetings start at 6.00 pm.