Agenda and minutes
London Assembly (Plenary)
Thursday 4 July 2019 10.00 am

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

Contact: Clare Bryant, Committee Officer Telephone: 020 7983 4616; 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  Apologies for absence were received from Andrew Dismore AM, Len Duvall AM, Nicky Gavron AM and Susan Hall AM.

 

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:

 

(a)  That the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Item 3, be noted as disclosable pecuniary interests; and

(b)  That the non-pecuniary interest declared by Gareth Bacon AM  ...  view the full minutes text for item 2.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 149 KB

The Assembly is recommended to confirm the minutes of the London Assembly (Plenary) meeting held on 6 June 2019 to be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1  Resolved:

 

That the minutes of the 6 June 2019 (Plenary) meeting be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

4.

Question and Answer Session - Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation pdf icon PDF 38 KB

Part A:

 

The Assembly will put questions to the following guests on matters associated with the Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation (OPDC):

·  Liz Peace CBE, Chair, OPDC; and

·  David Lunts, Interim Chief Executive, OPDC.

 

Part B:

 

Motion submitted in the name of the Chair:

 

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

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Part A:

 

4.1  The Assembly put questions to Liz Peace CBE, Chair of Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation, (OPDC) and, David Lunts, Interim Chief Executive Officer, OPDC.

 

4.2  The record of the questions put by Assembly Members and the answers given is attached as Appendix 1.

 

4.3  ...  view the full minutes text for item 4.

5.

Petitions pdf icon PDF 116 KB

Report of: Executive Director of Secretariat 

Contact: Clare Bryant, [email protected], 020 7983 4616

 

The Assembly is recommended to note the petition listed in the report and to decide whether to refer the petition, and if so where to, and to seek a response to the points raised.

 

Minutes:

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

 

5.2  Navin Shah AM presented a petition with the following prayer:

We the undersigned residents, traders, businesses and stakeholders urge you to make Willesden Green Station step free as a matter of top priority.

 

The station with  ...  view the full minutes text for item 5.

6.

Motions pdf icon PDF 189 KB

Report of: Executive Director of Secretariat 

Contact: Clare Bryant, [email protected], 020 7983 4616

 

The Assembly is recommended to consider the motions submitted by Assembly Members.

Minutes:

6.1  Keith Prince AM moved, and Steve O’Connell AM seconded, the following motion:

 

“This Assembly notes that the GMB Union recently passed Motion 412 which called for the Mayor of London to appoint an independent investigation to review why TfL failed to supply critical tram safety evidence to the Croydon  ...  view the full minutes text for item 6.

7.

Date of Next Meeting

The next scheduled meeting of the London Assembly will be the Mayor’s Question Time meeting which will take place at 10.00am on Thursday, 18 July 2019 in the Chamber, City Hall.

Minutes:

7.1  The next scheduled meeting of the London Assembly was the Mayor’s Question Time meeting which would take place at 10.00am on Thursday, 18 July 2019 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 1.37pm.