Delegated Powers under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013
Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Request for amendments to the Breckland
Council Constitution to exercise its functions in accordance with
the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013
That the amendments to the Breckland Council Constitution to exercise functions in accordance with the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 be authorised as follows:
“All the powers and functions of the Council under the Scrap Metal Act 2013 to be delegated to Chief Officers from Cabinet”.
Reasons for the decision:
To meet legislative requirements and to ensure all decisions are correct.
Alternative options considered:
- Make amendments to the Constitution as proposed;
- Make alternative amendments to the Constitution; or
- Leave the delegation in respect of the Scrap Metal Act 2013 as it currently stands.
Report author: Tiffany Bentley
Publication date: 25/03/2015
Date of decision: 24/03/2015
Decided at meeting: 24/03/2015 - Cabinet
Effective from: 03/04/2015