|Date||Wednesday 18 January 2006|
|Location||Council Chamber, Salford Civic Centre, Swinton|
Members are requested to ensure that their mobile telephones are switched off during the Council meeting
|2||Apologies for absence.|
|3||Declarations of interest. |
Members attending this meeting with a personal interest in an item on the agenda must disclose the existence and nature of that interest and, if it is a prejudicial interest, withdraw from the chamber during the discussion and voting on the item
|4||Mayor's Citizens Award |
To be presented to Joan Murray
|5||Minutes of the meeting held on 21st December, 2005. |
Mins of 211205
|6||Receipt of petitions/communications|
|7||Nomination for the Office of Mayor for 2006/07 |
Councillor B.P. Murphy will be proposed by Councillor Merry and seconded by Councillor King with support from Councillors Karen Garrido and Owen.
|8||Nomination for the Office of Deputy Mayor for 2006/07 |
Councillor Val Burgoyne will be proposed by Councillor Smyth and seconded by Councillor Cullen with support from Councillors Karen Garrido and Owen.
|10||Questions and Comments on the discharge of functions of the undermentioned authorities and bodies to be answered by the Members indicated:|
(a) Police - Councillor Lancaster
(b)Waste Disposal - Councillor Maureen Lea.
(c)Fire and Rescue - Councillor Wilson.
(d)Outside Bodies - Appropriate Councillors - Councillor Pennington will report on the Greater Manchester Pension Fund.
(e)Passenger Transport - Councillor Warner.
(In addition, Councillor Wilson will present a report giving a brief overview on current issues concerning the Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Authority).
|11||General Questions and Comments to Lead Members on the discharge of responsibilities within their portfolios, including the cross-cutting issues shown in brackets. Members may refer to any matter contained in the appendices to this agenda.|
(a)Councillor Merry-Leader of the Council (Communications andMarketing; Performance and Best Value; Policy,Regeneration Matters; Strategic Overview
(b)Councillor Lancaster-Deputy Leader of the Council (Community Safety;Crime and Disorder; Electoral Matters; Property;Service Reviews; Targets and Pledges; and WasteDisposal)
(c)Councillor Sheehy-Adult Services (Asylum Seekers and Refugees assisting Councillor Mann)
(d)Councillor Warmisham -Children's Services
(e)Councillor Warner - Culture and Sport
(f)Councillor Hinds -Customer and Support Services (Implementation of the Gershon Report)
(g)Councillor M. Lea Environment
(h)Councillor Connor -Housing
(i) Councillor Antrobus Planning
(j)Councillor Mann -Service Development/Neighbourhood Management (Asylum Seekers and Refugees
|12||Issues for Chairs of Scrutiny Committees.|
|13||Council Constitution |
Rules of Procedure
|14||Notice of Motion.|
To consider the undermentioned Notice of Motion proposed by Councillor Merry and seconded by Councillor Karen Garrido -
'THAT authority be given for the Council to do everything within its power to prevent the closure of the neo-natal unit at Hope Hospital'.
|15||APPENDED, FOR INFORMATION, ARE -|
(a)List of Lead Member Decisions;
(b)Minutes of Regulatory Panels;
(c)Minutes of Community Committees;
(d)Scrutiny Committee Action Sheets
(e)Minutes of the Standards Committee ; and
|Contact officer||Lynne Slamon|
|Title||Senior Committee Administrator|
|Telephone||(0161) 793 3007|
|Fax||(0161) 793 3160|