Agenda and draft minutes

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Items
No. Item

1.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider passing the following resolution:

 

“That under Section 100(A)(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Act.”

Minutes:

RESOLVED: That under Section 100(a)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined by paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Act.

2.

Emergency Hearing Case

Minutes:

The Chair welcomed everyone to the Hearing and stated that the purpose of the Hearing was to consider immediate revocation or suspension of a Combined Drivers Licence following an urgent matter.  He introduced the Panel Members, Officers and Legal Advisor.

 

The Licence Holder introduced himself

3.

Procedure for Determining Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Licence applications and Disciplinary Hearings

Minutes:

The Legal Advisor outlined the procedure which would be followed at the Hearing.

4.

Report of the Licensing Officer

Minutes:

At the request of the Chair, the Licensing Officer presented her report and responded to questions from all parties.

5.

Licence Holders Case

Minutes:

At the request of the Chair, the Licence Holder presented his case and responded to questions from all parties.

6.

Summing Up - Licensing Officer

Minutes:

The Licensing Officer summed up her case and requested that the Panel consider the report and dispose of the matter by using one of the methods as set out in the report.

7.

Summing Up - Licence Holder

Minutes:

The Licence Holder summed up his case.

8.

Outstanding Matters

Minutes:

The Legal Advisor reported there were no outstanding matters.

9.

Decision

Minutes:

The Panel retired to make their decision in private.  In returning back to the room the decision was read out to the Licence Holder.

10.

Decision