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Election of a Chairman
To elect a Chairman of the Committee for the ensuing Council year.
The Democratic Services Officer called for nominations for the Chairman of the Licensing Committee.
It was proposed by Councillor K Mills and duly seconded that Councillor S Hill be elected Chairman for the ensuing municipal year.
It was proposed by Councillor O C de R Richardson and duly seconded that Councillor D G Beaney be elected Chairman for the ensuing municipal year.
On being put to the vote it was
RESOVED: That Councillor S H Hill be elected Chairman of the Committee for the ensuing municipal year.
Appointment of a Vice-Chairman
To appoint a Vice-Chairman of the Committee for the ensuing Council year.
The Chairman called for nominations for the Vice-Chairman of the Licensing Committee for the ensuing municipal year. It was moved by Councillor J L Pout, duly seconded and
RESOLVED: That Councillor S B Blair be appointed Vice-Chairman of the Committee for the ensuing municipal year.
To receive any apologies for absence.
Apologies for absence were received from Councillors P M Brivio, D G Cronk, M W Moorhouse, D P Murphy and D J Parks.
Appointment of Substitute Members
To note appointments of Substitute Members.
It was noted that, in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 4, Councillors E A Biggs, K Mills and J L Pout be appointed as substitute members for Councillors P M Brivio, D G Cronk and D J Parks respectively.
To receive any declarations of interest from Members in respect of business to be transacted on the agenda.
There were no declarations of interest made by Members.
To confirm the attached Minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 1 March 2023.
The Minutes of the meeting held on 1 March 2023 were approved as a correct record for signing by the Chairman.
To consider the attached report of the Strategic Director (Corporate & Regulatory).
Members considered the report of the Strategic Director (Corporate & Regulatory) which suggested the composition of the five Licensing Sub-Committees, each comprising of three members, to hear applications under the Licensing Act 2003 and Gambling Act 2005. Members were also asked to appoint the Chairmen of those sub-committees and it was
RESOLVED: That the five Licensing Sub-Committees and their Chairmen for the ensuing Council year be as follows:
(A) Councillors J P Loffman (Chairman), H M Williams, D P Murphy
(B) Councillors S B Blair (Chairman), D G Cronk, D J Parks
(C) Councillors S Hill (Chairman), P M Brivio, M F Hibbert
(D) Councillors D G Beaney (Chairman), O C de R Richardson, J S Back
(E) Councillors M W Moorhouse (Chairman), M P Porter, S C Manion