Agenda and minutes
London Assembly (Mayor's Question Time)
Wednesday 19 March 2014 10.00 am

Venue: Chamber, City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA. View directions

Contact: John Barry, Senior Committee Officer Telephone: 020 7983 4425; E-mail:  john.barry@london.gov.uk; Minicom: 020 7983 4458. 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Chair's Announcements

To receive any apologies for absence and any announcements from the Chair.

Minutes:

1.1  Apologies for absence were received from Nicky Gavron AM, Murad Qureshi AM and Navin Shah AM.

 

1.2  The Chair welcomed to the meeting students from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina; Kingsley Primary School, Croydon; St Christina’s Primary School, Westminster; St Lawrence University, New York; and St  ...  view the full minutes text for item 1.

2.

Declarations of Interests pdf icon PDF 87 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

Contact: John Barry, john.barry@london.gov.uk, 020 7983 4425

 

The Assembly is recommended to:

 

(a)  Note the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Agenda Item 2, as disclosable pecuniary interests;

 

(b)   Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any disclosable pecuniary interests in specific items listed on the agenda and the necessary action taken by the Member(s) regarding withdrawal following such declaration(s); and

 

(c)   Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any other interests deemed to be relevant (including any interests arising from gifts and hospitality received which are not at the time of the meeting reflected on the Authority’s register of gifts and hospitality, and noting also the advice from the GLA’s Monitoring Officer set out at Agenda Item 2) and to note any necessary action taken by the Member(s) following such declaration(s).

Minutes:

2.1  Resolved:

 

That the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Agenda Item 2, be noted as disclosable pecuniary interests.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 78 KB

The Assembly is recommended to confirm the minutes of the London Assembly (Mayor's Question Time) meeting held on 26 February 2014 to be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1  Resolved:

 

That the minutes from the London Assembly (Mayor’s Question Time) meeting held on 26 February 2014 be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

4.

Mayor's Report pdf icon PDF 154 KB

The Assembly is recommended to note the Mayor’s Report covering the period from 13 February to 5 March 2014.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

4.1  The Assembly noted the Mayor’s Report covering the period from 13 February to 5 March 2014.

 

4.2  In accordance with Standing Order 5.4A, the Mayor gave an oral update on matters occurring since the publication of his report. The record of the oral update is attached as Appendix 1  ...  view the full minutes text for item 4.

5.

Questions to the Mayor pdf icon PDF 385 KB

(To be circulated separately)

 

Part A:

The Assembly will put questions to the Mayor.

 

Part B:

Motion submitted in the name of the Chair:

 

“That the Assembly notes the answers to the questions asked.”

Additional documents:

Minutes:

5.1  The record of the discussion with the Mayor, including oral answers given by the Mayor to Members’ questions, is attached as Appendix 2.

 

5.2  The written answers to those questions not asked or unanswered during the meeting is attached as Appendix 3.

 

5.3  During the course of  ...  view the full minutes text for item 5.

6.

London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority - Mayor's Consultation on Future Governance Arrangements pdf icon PDF 71 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

Contact: John Barry, john.barry@london.gov.uk, 020 7983 4425

 

The Assembly is recommended to note the report.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

6.1  The Assembly received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat setting out details of the Mayor’s consultation on the future governance arrangements of the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority.

6.2  Fiona Twycross AM moved and Valerie Shawcross CBE AM seconded the following amendment:

 

“This Assembly also notes  ...  view the full minutes text for item 6.

7.

Date of Next Meeting

The next scheduled meeting of the London Assembly will be the Plenary meeting which will take place at 10.00am on Wednesday 2 April 2014 in the Chamber, City Hall.

 

This meeting will be used principally to put questions to the Mayor, the Deputy Mayor for Housing, Land and Property, and the Executive Director of Housing and Land on the Mayor’s draft Housing Strategy.

Minutes:

7.1  The next meeting of the London Assembly would be the Plenary meeting scheduled to take place at 10.00am on Wednesday 2 April 2014 in the Chamber, City Hall.

8.

Any Other Business the Chair Considers Urgent

Minutes:

8.1  There were no items of urgent business.

9.

Close of Meeting

Minutes:

9.1  The meeting ended at 1.40pm.

 

Share with