Decision Maker: Executive, Council
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
To receive a report requesting Member approval to allow a legal officer to represent the Council at the County and Magistrates' Courts. In accordance with Section’s 222 and 223 of the Local Government Act 1972.
RESOLVED that in accordance with Section's 222 and 223 of the Local Government Act 1972 and Section 60 of the County Courts Act 1984, the following officer be authorised to represent Exeter City Council at the County and Magistrates' Courts:-
RECOMMENDED that Council approve the amendment to the Council’s Scheme of Delegation to give delegated authority to the Service Lead, Legal Services, to authorise legal officers to represent Exeter City Council in the Magistrates’ and County Court in accordance with sections 222 and 223 of the Local Government Act 1972 and section 60 of the County Courts Act 1984.
Reason for Decision: As set out in the report.
Report author: Simon Copper
Publication date: 09/02/2022
Date of decision: 08/02/2022
Decided at meeting: 08/02/2022 - Executive