Full Meeting, Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 7th January, 2020 2.00 pm app available
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Venue: Council Chamber, Barnsley Town Hall

Contact: Anna Marshall,  Scrutiny Officer

No. Item

Full Meeting of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee

All Members of the Committee Should Attend.

Administrative and Governance Issues for the Committee


Apologies for Absence - Parent Governor Representatives

To receive apologies for absence in accordance with Regulation 7 (6) of the Parent Governor Representatives (England) Regulations 2001.


Declarations of Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Interest

To invite Members of the Committee to make any declarations of pecuniary and non-pecuniary interest in connection with the items on this agenda.


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 106 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous workstream meetings as follows:

·           Full Committee, held on 10th September, 2019 (Item 3a attached)

·           Thriving and Vibrant Economy, held on 1st October 2019 (Item 3b attached)

·           People Achieving Their Potential, held on 5th November 2019 (Item 3c attached)

·           Strong & Resilient Communities, held on 3rd December 2019 (Item 3d to follow)


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Overview and Scrutiny Issues for the Committee


LGA Corporate Peer Challenge - Outcome and Actions pdf icon PDF 134 KB

To consider a report of the Chief Executive and the Executive Director Core Services (Item 4 attached) in respect of the LGA Corporate Peer Challenge Report (Item 4 - Appendix 1 attached).


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Provisional Education Outcomes in Barnsley 2019 pdf icon PDF 260 KB

To consider a report of the Executive Director Core Services and the Executive Director People (Item 5 attached) in respect of the Provisional Education Outcomes in Barnsley for the 2018/19 academic year.



Referral to Sheffield City Region (SCR) Mayoral Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee (OSC) Regarding Transport in Barnsley - Item For Information Only pdf icon PDF 68 KB

The report at Item 6a provides an overview and update regarding Barnsley OSC’s referral to SCROSC regarding transport and invites Members to share any further information with the OSC Chair. Item 6b and the accompanying Appendices are copies of the reports which have been presented to SCROSC regarding this matter.


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Exclusion of the Public and Press

The public and press will be excluded from this meeting during consideration of the items so marked because of the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined by the specific paragraphs of Part I of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 as amended, subject to the public interest test.


Children's Social Care Performance

To consider the Children’s Social Care Performance Cover Report (Item 8a attached) in respect of the Data Report (Item 8b attached) and Explanatory Document (Item 8c attached).


Enquiries to Anna Marshall, Scrutiny Officer