Information about the role of the committee, who sits on it, who chairs the sub committee, when the meetings are, are they open to the public, can members of the public speak, what topics are being scrutinised and how and when can you view the agenda and minutes.
The role of the Overview Management Committee is to:
The committee's full terms of reference and delegated functions can be viewed in the council's constitution.
The committee is made up of the chairs and vice-chairs of each overview and scrutiny sub-committee and three other councillors.
Meetings are chaired by Councillor O'Neil.
Yes. Meetings are open to the public but there may be some matters which will be considered in private. During such situations members of the public will be asked to leave the meeting at this point. The circumstances under which we can consider matters in private are tightly controlled by law.
Yes, new legislation means that you can film, record, take photos and use social media during open meetings. For more information please visit the photography, filming and social media use page.
Under certain circumstances members of the public may be permitted to speak. For more information on this please contact a member of the Overview and Scrutiny Team.
Telephone: (01482) 393205
Yes. The Council welcomes suggestions from members of the public for items for scrutiny.
To suggest a topic please contact the Overview and Scrutiny Team:
East Riding of Yorkshire Council Democratic Services Overview and Scrutiny County Hall Beverley HU17 9BA
The work programme document below lists the topics being considered by the committee:
Overview Management Committee Work Programme (pdf 99kb opens in new window)
Agendas and reports are placed on public deposit five clear working days before each meeting and can be downloaded by selecting the relevant agenda or minute below.
Reports containing exempt or confidential matters will not, however, be available.
Minutes are placed on public deposit no later than five clear working days after each meeting and can be downloaded by selecting the relevant agenda or minute below.
Please note: agendas and minutes of meetings prior to those available online may be obtained by contacting the Principle Committee Services Manager, Sarah Baxter:
East Riding of Yorkshire Council Democratic Services County Hall Beverley HU17 9BA
Please note: that there may be a charge for copying any information.
The most recent Overview and Scrutiny reports can be viewed below:
Overview and Scrutiny Report 2012/13 (pdf 1.5mb opens in new window)
Overview and Scrutiny Report 2011/12 - 2013 (pdf 3mb opens in new window)
Overview and Scrutiny Report 2009/10 - 2010/11 (pdf 3mb opens in new window)
Overview and Scrutiny Report 2008/09 (pdf 1mb opens in new window)