Agenda and minutes
London Assembly (Plenary)
Monday 3 September 2018 2.00 pm

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

Contact: Lorena Alcorta, Principal Committee Manager; Telephone: 020 7983 4425; Email:  [email protected]; Minicom: 020 7983 4458 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Chairman's Announcements

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

Minutes:

1.1  Apologies for absence were received from the Deputy Chair of the Assembly, Jennette Arnold OBE AM, Andrew Dismore AM and Peter Whittle AM.

 

1.2  The Chairman made a statement extending his condolences, on behalf of the Assembly, to the families of the former Chairman of the Greater London Council  ...  view the full minutes text for item 1.

2.

Declarations of Interests pdf icon PDF 84 KB

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  The Assembly received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat. 

2.2  Resolved:

 

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

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 157 KB

The Assembly is recommended to confirm the minutes of the London Assembly (Plenary) meeting held on 5 July 2018 and the London Assembly (Mayor’s Question Time) meeting held on 19 July 2018 to be signed by the Chairman as  correct records.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1  Resolved:

 

That the minutes of the London Assembly’s (Plenary) meeting of 5 July 2018 and the London Assembly’s (Mayor’s Question Time) meeting held on 19 July 2018 be signed by the Chairman as a correct record.

4.

The Mayor's Draft Health Inequalities Strategy pdf icon PDF 72 KB

Report of: Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Lorena Alcorta, [email protected], tel: 020 7983 4425

 

Part A:

 

The Assembly will receive an opening statement from the Mayor regarding his draft Health Inequalities Strategy.

 

Part B:

 

The Assembly will receive an opening statement from the Chair of the Health Committee regarding the Committee’s response to the consultation on the draft Health Inequalities Strategy.

 

Part C:

 

The Assembly is recommended to receive and, in accordance with Section 42B of the Greater London Authority Act 1999 (as amended), consider its response to the Draft Health Inequalities Strategy and determine whether to use its power to reject the draft strategy.

 

The Assembly will put questions to Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London.

 

Part D:

 

Motion submitted in the name of the Chairman:

 

“That the Assembly notes the Draft Health Inequalities Strategy.”

 

The appendices to this item are attached for Members and officers only, but are available from the following area of the Assembly’s website:

https://www.london.gov.uk/Mayor-Assembly/london-assembly/whole-assembly

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Part A:

 

4.1  The Chairman explained that the principal purpose of the meeting was for the Assembly formally to receive and, in accordance with Section 42B of the Greater London Authority Act 1999 (as amended), consider its response to the Mayor’s Draft Health Inequalities Strategy.

 

4.2  The Assembly put questions  ...  view the full minutes text for item 4.

5.

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 Thursday 6 September in the Chamber, City Hall.

Minutes:

5.1  The next scheduled meeting of the London Assembly was the Plenary meeting of the Assembly on Thursday 6 September 2018 in the Chamber, City Hall.

 

5.2  The Chairman also informed the Assembly that the meeting would be used for a question and answer session with the Mayor and representatives  ...  view the full minutes text for item 5.

6.

Any Other Business the Chairman Considers Urgent

Minutes:

6.1  There were no items of urgent business.

7.

Close of Meeting

Minutes:

7.1  The meeting closed at 15.52pm.