Agenda and minutes

Appeals Committee (Equipment and Adaptations)
Tuesday, 17th February, 2015 10.00 am

Venue: Members' Meeting Room - Civic. View directions

Contact: Lori Hughes 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies For Absence

Minutes:

There were no apologies for absence received.

 

2.

Urgent Business

Urgent business, if any, introduced by the Chair

Minutes:

There were no items of urgent business received.

 

3.

Declarations of Interest

To Receive Declarations of Interest in any Contract or matter to be discussed at the meeting.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest received.

 

4.

Appeal Procedure pdf icon PDF 18 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the Appeals Procedure be noted.

 

5.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

That, in accordance with Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they contain exempt information under paragraphs 1 and 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act, and it would not, on balance, be in the public interest to disclose the reports.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that, in accordance with Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they contain exempt information under paragraphs 1 and 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act, and it would not, on balance, be in the public interest to disclose the reports.

6.

Aids and Adaptations Appeal

Minutes:

The appeal had been reconvened following the adjournment of the meeting held on 25th November 2014.

 

The Equipment and Adaptations Team Manager presented the supplemental information on behalf of the Authority with the support of the Community Occupational Therapy Team Leader.  The appellant with support from a family member presented their case.   The Committee asked questions of the local authority’s officers and the appellant’s representative.

 

The Committee adjourned the meeting whilst deliberations took place regarding their decision.

 

RESOLVED that the appeal be dismissed.