Agenda and minutes

Licensing Sub-Committee A - Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019 5.30 pm

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Venue: Council Chamber

Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Chairman

Minutes:

Councillor Knight nominated Councillor Marsh as Chairman of the Committee for the

2019/20 Council year. This was seconded by Councillor Lea and with no further nominations put forward, this was agreed.

 

RESOLVED

 

That Councillor Marsh be elected Chairman of the Committee for the 2019/20 Council year.

 

2.

Appointment of Vice-Chairman.

Minutes:

Councillor Marsh nominated Councillor Knight as Vice-Chairman of the Committee for the 2019/20 Council year. This was seconded by Councillor Lea and with no further nominations put forward, this was agreed.

 

RESOLVED

 

That Councillor Knight be appointed Vice-Chairman of the Committee for the 2019/20 Council year.

 

3.

Apologies for Absence

Minutes:

Apologies were received from Councillor Graham Allen.

 

4.

To receive Declaration of Interests from Members in respect of any matter on the agenda

Minutes:

Councillor Marsh declared an interest in item 6, he stated that he would leave the chamber at the end of item 5 and Councillor Knight would then chair the meeting.

 

5.

To consider whether to exclude the Press and Public from the meeting during consideration of the following items in accordance with Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 1 and 7 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the said Act

Minutes:

RESOLVED

 

That the public and press be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following items on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 1 and 7 of Part I of Schedule 12(A) to the Local Government Act 1972.

 

6.

To confirm the Minutes of the meetings of the Committee held on 13 February and 24 April 2019.

Minutes:

The Minutes of the meeting of the Sub-Committee held on 3 December 2018 were approved as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

 

7.

Determination of Application for issue of a Private Hire or Hackney Carriage Drivers Licence.

Minutes:

The Sub-Committee considered whether applicant DW is not a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Drivers Licence.  

 

RESOLVED

 

That DW was not a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire or Hackney Carriage Drivers Licence and the application was refused.

 

8.

Review of a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers Licence

Minutes:

That SM was a not a fit and proper person to hold a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers Licence and his Private Hire Licences would be revoked with  immediate effect.