Agenda and minutes

Appeals Committee
Tuesday, 30th June, 2020 10.00 am

Venue: Skype Meeting

Contact: Democratic Services  Email: democratic.services@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

To receive any apologies for absence from Members.

Minutes:

Apologies had been received from Councillor Hedges. 

2.

Declarations of Interests

Councillors are requested to declare any interests on items included in this agenda. Please refer to the workflow on the preceding page for guidance.

Declarations received will be reported at the meeting.

Minutes:

There had been no declarations received on this occasion. 

3.

Confirmation of Minutes pdf icon PDF 268 KB

To confirm and sign as a correct record the minutes of the Meeting held on 10 March 2020.

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on were agreed to be signed as an accurate record. 

4.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

In relation to the items of business appearing below, the Committee is asked to consider the following resolution: -

‘That under Section 100(A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1 and 2 in Part I of Schedule 12A of the Act and that the public interest in withholding the information outweighs such interest in disclosing the information.’

Minutes:

RESOLVED that under Section 100 (A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1 and 2 in Part I of Schedule 12A of the Act and that the public interest in withholding the information outweighs such interest in disclosing the information.

5.

Personnel-related appeal

To consider an appeal in respect of a disciplinary decision resulting in dismissal.

Minutes:

10:07 – 10:14 adjournment

The Committee considered an appeal in respect of a disciplinary decision resulting in dismissal.

In considering the appeal, the Committee had regard to all the supporting information provided on behalf of the appellant and by the Local Authority, including verbal submissions made by the Local Authority and the appellant at the meeting.

11:58 – meeting adjourned

13:10 - meeting reconvened

RESOLVED that having taken careful note of all the evidence presented by all parties, the appeal, in respect of the appellant named in Report at ‘6’, not be upheld.