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Agenda

Regulations allow Committees to meet in virtual form online. Following Council approval on 13 October 2020, all meetings of the Council, its Committees and Sub-Committees will take place virtually until May 2020, subject to the prevailing public health situation.

The Response and Recovery Committee, established on 19 May this year, will continue to operate. It will discharge the functions of the Finance and Regeneration and Community and Engagement Committees, determine matters related to the Council’s Covid 19 response and determine any urgent matter which falls within the remit of another Strategic Committee. The Culture, Housing, Environment & Planning Committee has been established to discharge the functions of the Environment and Sustainable Transport and Place and Culture Committees for the remainder of the 2020/21 Municipal Year. Meetings of the Children’s and Adult’s Care and Education Committee will resume.

Regulatory Committees including Development Control Committee, Neighbourhood Planning-Sub Committees and Licensing Sub-Committees will also continue to take place virtually.

Prior to the regulations coming into effect, decisions were taken under emergency powers.

See here for all decisions taken under special urgency powers and other officer decisions taken between March - May 2020.

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Items
No. Item

1.

Election of a Chair and Vice Chair for 2020-21

The Committee are required to annually elect a Chair and Vice Chair, the last elections to these positions were held at the previous meeting in July 2019.

2.

Apologies for Absence

3.

Declaration of Interests

4.

Minutes of the last meeting of the Committee - July 2019 pdf icon PDF 38 KB

5.

Update on the SW London Clinical Commissioning Group, the Integrated Care System, and the Improving Healthcare Together Programme pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Report of the South West London Health and Care Partnership on:-

 

(a)  an overview of South West London CCG and the governance structure at SWL and borough level;

 

(b)  what Integrated Care System (ICS) status means for the South West London Health and Care Partnership

 

-       Examples of how working as the South West London system has benefits for local people:

 

(i)            Children and Young People’s Mental Health Programme  

(ii)          Highlights of the measures put in place in response to Covid-19 & outline of the next phase of managing Covid-19  

(iii)         Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI); and  

 

(c)  an update on the Improving Healthcare Together (IHT) Programme and next steps (including approval of a new IHT Sub-Committee looking at the future IHT work programme and scrutiny).  

6.

Dates of Meetings

The Committee are asked to approve the following proposed dates of meetings (7pm start):-

 

Wednesday 11 November

Wednesday 17 February

Wednesday 16 June