Agenda item

Members' Questions

5.1      Questions relating to urgent business – Council Procedure Rule 16.6(ii).


5.2      Questions on the discharge of the functions of the South Yorkshire Joint Authorities for Fire and Rescue and Pensions – Section 41 of the Local Government Act 1985 – Council Procedure Rule 16.6(i).


          (NB. Minutes of recent meetings of the two South Yorkshire Joint Authorities have been made available to all Members of the Council via the following link -


5.3      Supplementary questions on written questions submitted at this meeting   – Council Procedure Rule 16.4.





Urgent Business




There were no questions relating to urgent business under the provisions of Council Procedure Rule 16.6(ii).




South Yorkshire Joint Authorities




The Lord Mayor (Councillor Gail Smith) reported that Councillor Martin Phipps had given advance notice of a question relating to the South Yorkshire Pensions Authority’s investment in factory farming.  This had enabled Councillor Garry Weatherall, the Council’s Spokesperson on the Pensions Authority, to provide a written response, and copies of the question and response had been circulated at the meeting and would be published on the Council’s website.




Written Questions




A schedule of questions to Executive Members, submitted in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 16, and which contained written answers, was circulated.  Supplementary questions, under the provisions of Council Procedure Rule 16.4, were asked and were answered by the appropriate Executive Members.





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