Agenda and decisions

Adults and Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Monday, 23 January 2023 2.00 pm

Venue: Sparkenhoe Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield. View directions

Contact: Mrs. A. Smith (0116 305 2583)  Email: angie.smith@leics.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 137 KB

2.

Question Time.

3.

Questions asked by members under Standing Order 7(3) and 7(5).

4.

To advise of any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent elsewhere on the agenda.

5.

Declarations of interest in respect of items on the agenda.

6.

Declarations of the Party Whip in accordance with Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rule 16.

7.

Presentation of Petitions under Standing Order 35.

8.

Medium Term Financial Strategy 2023/24 - 2026/27. pdf icon PDF 610 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

(a)           That the report regarding the Medium Term Financial Strategy 2023/24 – 2026/27 and the information now provided be noted;

 

(b)           That the comments now made be forwarded to the Scrutiny Commission for consideration at its meeting on 30 January 2023.

 

(c)           That a glossary of terms describing the different services be developed as a living document for Members to be updated on a regular basis.

 

9.

National Performance Benchmarking 2021/22 and Performance Report 2022/23 - Position at November 2022. pdf icon PDF 406 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

(a)           That the Adults and Communities Department’s performance position in 2021/22, and update of the Department’s performance as at the end of November 2022 be noted.

 

(b)           That the Director be requested to bring a report to a future meeting providing more detail on the difference between safeguarding alerts and enquiries, the application of safeguarding thresholds and the requirement for investigations and the new Independent Chair of the Safeguarding Board be invited to the meeting.

10.

Outcome of Consultation on Eligibility for Care Technology Services. pdf icon PDF 872 KB

Decision:

(a)           That the report on the outcome of consultation on eligibility of care technology services be noted.

 

(b)           That the proposed Option four as the preferred approach be supported.

 

(c)           That the comments now made be forwarded to the Cabinet for consideration at its meeting on 10 February 2023.

11.

Date of next meeting.

The next meeting of the Committee is scheduled to take place on Monday 6 March 2023 at 2pm.

 

12.

Any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent.