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Response to Referrals from this Committee

Meeting: 22/05/2019 - Safer Stronger Communities Select Committee (Item 3)

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Decision:

1.    That the report be noted.

 

2.    That the following information should be forwarded to the report author for the report on Disability Provision in Lewisham, scheduled for the meeting on 9th October to include in the report to Committee:

 

·         That the timeline for the accessibility commission, who will be responsible for it, and details of the costs and how it will be funded be included in the report.

 

3.    That the Committee did not require a formal response to their referral on 12th March on the item “Provision for the LGBT+ Community in Lewisham: 6-month update”.

 

Minutes:

3.1       The Chair introduced the response and members of the Committee agreed to note the report.

 

3.2       The Chair announced that regarding the Committee’s referral made at their meeting on 12th March on the item “Provision for the LGBT+ Community in Lewisham: 6-month update”; the response from Mayor and Cabinet was that “The Committee’s comments be noted, and the recommendations considered in another setting”.  The Committee agreed they did not need a further formal response to this.

 

3.3       The Chair noted that she had asked that the Cabinet Member for the Community Sector be invited to attend the meeting of Safer Stronger Communities Select Committee on the 16th July.

 

3.3       RESOLVED:

 

1.    That the report be noted.

 

2.    That the report author for the report on Disability Provision in Lewisham, scheduled for the meeting on 9th October, include the following in the report to Committee:

 

·         The timeline for the accessibility commission, who will be responsible for it, and details of the costs and how it will be funded.

 

3.    That the Committee do not require a formal response to their referral made on 12th March 2019 on the item “Provision for the LGBT+ Community in Lewisham: 6-month update”.