Terms of Reference
conduct scrutiny reviews or policy development
projects approved by the Overview and
Scrutiny Commission from an agreed work-programme developed by the
Panel, preparing such evidence-based reports and recommendations as
it deems necessary.
at the direction of the Overview and Scrutiny
review and/or scrutinise decisions made or actions
taken in connection with the discharge of any of the
consider any matter affecting the Borough or its
residents or businesses.
have responsibility for performance monitoring
activities such as:
to receive appropriate performance data reports on
the work of the relevant Department
to question any relevant Executive portfolio holder
and officers thereon.
to require reports on such topics / subjects in the
departments remit as they deem necessary.
Where appropriate refer to the Overview and
Scruitiny Commission any such issues,
arising from the outcome of the scrutiny process, that it considers
should be reported to Council.