|7 December 2000|
Confirm the Minutes of the Meeting held on 30 October 2000 (copies previously circulated).
Submit report by the Chief Executive on the proposed response to a Scottish Executive consultation paper "Modernising the Complaints System - Consultation on Public Sector Ombudsmen in Scotland" (copy enclosed).
Submit report by the Chief Executive on the Scottish Executive's consultation paper on a statutory power of community initiative; a statutory basis for community planning; and proposed amendments to political restrictions on Council employees (copy enclosed).
Submit report by the Assistant Chief Executive (Legal & Regulatory) on the arrangements put in place for the discharge of business by Officers and for the proper financial management of the Council in terms of Sections 56, 81 and 95 of the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 (copy enclosed).
Submit report by the Assistant Chief Executive (Legal & Regulatory) on the results of the CCT exercise for Contracts for General Building Maintenance and Repair and recommending the award of the Contracts to North Ayrshire Council Building Services (copy enclosed).
Submit report by the Assistant Chief Executive (Finance) on proposals by the Scottish Executive to introduce a scheme to limit the increase in Water Service Charges for residents of certain properties and who are entitled to Council Tax rebates (copy enclosed).
Submit joint report by the Corporate Director (Property Services) and the Assistant Chief Executive (Finance) on an invitation by the DSS to introduce the Verification Framework in North Ayrshire (copy enclosed).
Submit notes of the recommendations made by the three Divisional Committees at their meetings held on 6 December 2000:-
(a) Garnock Valley, North Coast and Cumbrae;
(b) Three Towns and Arran; and
(c) Irvine, Kilwinning, Dreghorn and Springside
Any other items which the Chair considers to be urgent.