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Update on Scrutiny Review

Meeting: 20/07/2021 - Children & Young People Overview and Scrutiny Committee (Item 5)

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The Chair welcomed Nic Vine (Strategy and Commissioning manager – Legal and Democratic) to the meeting. The key elements of the published report were set out to the committee. It was explained that a consultant had been commissioned to undertake the review and that her findings had been very positive. A series of recommendations had been developed for how scrutiny could be improved at the County Council.


Councillor Jerry Roodhouse suggested that scrutiny should have a closer alignment to data and performance.




That the Committee notes the findings of the independent review into Overview and Scrutiny.