Agenda

GMCA Overview & Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 24th July, 2024 1.00 pm

Venue: GMCA, Broadhurst House , 1st Floor, 56 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6EU

Contact: Karen Chambers, Senior Governance & Scrutiny Officer  Email: karen.chambers@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk

Media

Items
No. Item

Annual Meeting Business

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Appointment of the Chair

To appoint a Chair to the GMCA Overview and Scrutiny Committee for the 2024/25 municipal year.

 

3.

Membership of the GMCA Overview and Scrutiny Committee 2024/25

 

To note that at its meeting on 14 June 2024 the GM Combined Authority appointed the following Members to the GMCA Overview & Scrutiny Committeefor the 2023/24 municipal year:

Members:

District

Name

Bolton

Nadim Muslim (Con)

Peter Wright (Independent)

Bury

Russell Bernstein (Con)

Imran Rizvi (Lab)

Manchester

John Leech (Lib Dem)

Basil Curley (Lab)

Mandie Shilton Godwin (Lab)

Oldham

Colin McLaren (Lab)

Rochdale

Dylan Williams (Lab)

Terry Smith (Lab)

Salford

Lewis Nelson (Lab)

Joshua Brooks (Lab)

Stockport

Rachel Wise (Lab)

Tameside

Naila Sharif (Lab)

Claire Reid (Lab)

Trafford

Sean Ennis (Lib Dem)

Ged Carter (Lab)

Jill Axford (Lab)

Wigan

Joanne Marshall (Lab)

Fred Walker (Lab)

 

Substitutes:

District

Name

Bolton

Mohammed Iqbal (Lab)

Robert Morrisey (Lab)

Bury

Gavin McGill

To be confirmed

Manchester

John Hughes (Lab)

Anthony McCaul (Lab)

Oldham

Louie Hamblett (Lib Dem)

Junaid Hussain (Lab)

Rochdale

Ashley Dearnley (Con)

Sameena Zaheer (Lab)

Salford

Neil Reynolds (Lab)

Maria Brabiner (Lab)

Stockport

Steve Gribbon (Lib Dem)

Helen Hibbert (Lab)

Tameside

Liam Billington (Con)

Theresa Smith (Lab)

Trafford

George Delvin (Lab)

Keleigh Glenton (Lab)

Wigan

Mary Callahan (Lab)

 

Debra Wailes (Lab)

 

4.

Members Code of Conduct and Annual Declaration of Interest Form pdf icon PDF 96 KB

To note the requirements under the Members Code of Conduct and request that all members complete their Annual Declaration of Interest Form and return it to the Governance & Scrutiny Officer.

 

Additional documents:

5.

Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 90 KB

To note the Terms of Reference of the GMCA Overview & Scrutiny Committee.

Ordinary Business

6.

Chair's Announcements and Urgent Business

7.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 106 KB

To receive declarations of interest in any item for discussion at the meeting.

A blank form for declaring interests has been circulated with the agenda; please ensure that this is returned to the Governance & Scrutiny Officer at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting.

8.

Minutes of the meeting held 20 March 2024 pdf icon PDF 222 KB

To consider the approval of the minutes of the meeting held on 20 March 2024 as a correct and accurate record.

9.

GMCA Overview & Scrutiny Committee Annual Report 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 155 KB

Report of Councillor Nadim Muslim, Chair of the GMCA Overview & Scrutiny Committee for 2023/24.

Additional documents:

10.

A New Greater Manchester Strategy pdf icon PDF 209 KB

Report of Andy Burnham, GM Mayor and Amy Foots, Head of Strategy & Transformation, GMCA

11.

GM Devolution Trailblazer Update pdf icon PDF 198 KB

Report of Andy Burnham, GM Mayor and John Wrathmell, Director, Strategy Economy and Research, GMCA

 

12.

Work Programme and Forward Plan of Key Decisions pdf icon PDF 100 KB

Report of Nicola Ward, Statutory Scrutiny Officer, GMCA

Additional documents:

13.

Future Meeting Dates

Future meetings will be held at 1pm to 3.30pm on the following dates:

 

·       14 August 2024

·       25 September 2024

·       23 October 2024

·       27 November 2024

·       11 December 2024

·       29 January 2025

·       12 February 2025

·       26 February 2025

·       26 March 2025

 

 

14.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

That, under section 100 (A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 the press and public should be excluded from the meeting for the following items on business on the grounds that this involved the likely disclosure of exempt information, as set out in the relevant paragraphs of Part 1, Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 and that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighed the public interest in disclosing the information.

15.

GM Devolution Trailblazer Update (Part B)

Report of Andy Burnham, GM Mayor and John Wrathmell, Director, Strategy  Economy and Research, GMCA