Agenda and minutes
Transport Committee
Tuesday 10 December 2013 10.00 am

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

Contact: Dale Langford, Senior Committee Officer; Telephone: 020 7983 4415; Email:  [email protected]; 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  There were no apologies for absence. 

2.

Declarations of Interests pdf icon PDF 86 KB

The Committee is recommended to:

 

(a)  Note the 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 104 KB

The Committee is recommended to confirm the minutes of the meeting of the Transport Committee held on 13 November 2013 to be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1  Resolved:

 

That the minutes of the meeting of the Transport Committee held on 13 November 2013 be signed by the Chair as a correct record of that meeting.

4.

Summary List of Actions pdf icon PDF 78 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Dale Langford, [email protected], 020 7983 4415

 
The Committee is recommended to note the outstanding actions
arising from previous meetings of the Committee.

Minutes:

4.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.  The Chair reported that since the agenda was published, the Committee had received details from the TSSA union about tube stations left unstaffed.  The Committee noted that the Chair would write to Transport for London asking them to  ...  view the full minutes text for item 4.

5.

Cycling in London pdf icon PDF 78 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Laura Warren, [email protected], 020 7983 6545

The Committee is recommended to:

 

(a)  Note the report, put questions on cycling in London to the invited guests and note the discussion; and

 

(b)  Delegate authority to the Chair, in consultation with party Group Lead Members, to agree the output from its work on cycling in London.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

5.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat as background to putting questions on cycling in London to the following invited guests:

·  Andrew Gilligan, the Mayor’s Cycling Commissioner; 

·  Garrett Emmerson, Chief Operating Officer, Surface Transport, Transport for London (TfL);

·  Ben Plowden, Director of Strategy & Planning, Surface  ...  view the full minutes text for item 5.

6.

Action Taken Under Delegated Authority pdf icon PDF 78 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Dale Langford, [email protected], 020 7983 4415

 

The Committee is recommended to note the recent action taken by the Chair under delegated authority, namely to agree a letter to the Airports Commission setting out the Assembly’s support for an independent aviation noise regulator and improved surface transport access at airports.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

6.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat setting out recent action taken by the Chair under delegated authority. 

 

6.2  Resolved: 

 

That the recent action taken by the Chair under delegated authority, namely to agree a letter to the Airports Commission setting out the Assembly’s support  ...  view the full minutes text for item 6.

7.

Transport Committee Work Programme pdf icon PDF 86 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Laura Warren, [email protected], 020 7983 6545

The Committee is recommended to agree its work programme, as set out in the report.

Minutes:

7.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat, setting out the Committee’s work programme. 

 

7.2  The Committee noted that proposals for site visits to London Bridge station to view the reconstruction work and to Aldgate East junction on Cycle Superhighway 2 would be arranged for the  ...  view the full minutes text for item 7.

8.

Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Committee is scheduled for Thursday 9 January 2014 at 10.00am in the Chamber.

Minutes:

8.1  The next meeting of the Committee was scheduled for Thursday 9 January 2014 at 10.00am in the Chamber.

9.

Any Other Business the Chair Considers Urgent

Minutes:

9.1  There was no other business.

10.

Close of Meeting

Minutes:

10.1  The meeting ended at 12.51pm.