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Items
No. Item

1.

Appointment of Substitutes

To receive details of any Member nominated to attend the meeting in place of a Member of the Committee.

2.

Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.

3.

Public Representations

Up to a total of fifteen minutes can be allowed, with each speaker being allocated a maximum of five minutes, for members of the public to present a petition, ask a question or comment on any matter on the Agenda or within the remit of the Committee.

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 80 KB

Of the meeting held on 4th March 2024 to be approved and signed.

5.

Draft Worcester City Air Quality Action Plan (2024 - 2029) pdf icon PDF 127 KB

That the Committee:

 

1.     Notes the contents of the report, and in particular the Draft Worcester City Council Air Quality Action Plan (2024 – 2029) included at Appendix 1; and

 

2.     Notes that the Draft Worcester City Council Air Quality Action Plan (2024 – 2029) will be presented to Environment Committee on 4th June 2024 for approval to:

 

a)   Undertake a public consultation exercise in respect of the Draft Action Plan, and

 

b)   Submit the Draft Action Plan to DEFRA for initial appraisal and feedback.

Additional documents:

6.

Licensing Act 2003 - Review of Statement of Licensing Policy pdf icon PDF 108 KB

That the Committee:

 

1.     Notes the responses received during the consultation period on the revised Statement of Licensing Policy and included at Appendix 1;

 

2.     Notes that a summary of the main changes proposed are included at Appendix 2; and

 

3.     Recommends to Council that the revised Statement of Licensing Policy 2024–2029 included at Appendix 3 be approved and published.

Additional documents:

7.

Gambling Act 2005 - Review of Statement of Principles pdf icon PDF 133 KB

That the Committee:

 

1.     Considers and approve the draft revised Statement of Principles shown at Appendix 1, for the purpose of a 6-week public consultation exercise; and

 

2.     Notes that a report will be presented to this Committee in September 2024 with the outcome of the consultation.

Additional documents:

8.

Review of the Worcester City Sex Establishment Licensing Policy pdf icon PDF 108 KB

That the Committee:

 

1.     Notes the responses received during the consultation on the Draft Sex Establishment Licensing Policy, included at Appendix 1; and

 

2.     Resolves that the Draft Sex Establishment Licensing Policy included at Appendix 2 be approved and published.

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9.

Any Other Business

Which in the opinion of the Chair is of sufficient urgency as to warrant consideration.