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Cabinet Decision: 21st June 2018
Title of Item/Report
Tees Valley Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order 2018
Record of the Decision
Consideration was given to a report that sought consent in principle to the making of the Tees Valley Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order 2018 in order to enable the devolution of statutory duties regarding the provision of adult education that was held by the Secretary of State for Education and the associated Adult Education Budget (AEB) to the Tees Valley Combined Authority (TVCA). These powers would support TVCA in delivering its aim of furthering the sustainable growth of the Tees Valley.

RESOLVED that:-

1. Consent be given in principle to the making of the Tees Valley Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order 2018.

2. Delegation be given to the Deputy Chief Executive in consultation with the Leader of the Council to give final consent to the Regulations, once requested by the Secretary of State.
Reasons for the Decision
The benefits of devolution for Tees Valley and the Combined Authority include enabling greater flexibility and responsiveness to demand for skills from both employers and learners.
Alternative Options Considered and Rejected
None.
Declared (Cabinet Member) Conflicts of Interest
Councillor Nigel Cooke declared a personal non prejudicial interest in respect of agenda item 7 - Tees Valley Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order 2018 as he was a member of the TVCA - The Land Commission and TVCA - The Education, Skills & Employment Committee.

Councillor Bob Cook declared a personal non prejudicial interest in respect of agenda item 7 - Tees Valley Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order 2018 as he was a member of the TVCA Cabinet.

Councillor Jim Beall declared a personal non prejudicial interest in respect of agenda item 7 - Tees Valley Combined Authority (Adult Education Functions) Order 2018 as he was a substitute member of the TVCA Cabinet.
Details of any Dispensations
N/A
Date and Time by which Call In must be executed
Midnight, 29 June 2018.
Attachment

Date of Publication: 25 June 2018


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