Decision details

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider a report on committee appointments and proportionality


This report seeks approval to the proportionality arrangements for committees of Buckinghamshire Council established in the constitution, and the designation of elected members to individual committees.




Recommendations: That the Executive of Buckinghamshire Council: -


1. Approves the updated proportionality arrangements set out at table 2;


2. Subject to the Regulations coming into force:


a) agrees to designate appointments to Council committees at Appendix 2, and then confirm these on 11 May 2020;


b) notes the appointments to Select Committees at Appendix 3, as designated by the Chief Executive, following discussion with the Group Leaders.


3. Agrees to delegate to the Monitoring Officer powers to vary the membership of a Committee at any point on a permanent or casual basis upon the written nomination of a Group Leader..

Details of any conflict of interest declared: None.

Comment: This report will be taken under 'general exception'

Contact: Sarah Ashmead, Deputy Chief Executive Email:

Publication date: 30/04/2020

Date of decision: 30/04/2020

Decided at meeting: 30/04/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 08/05/2020

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