Committee details

Health Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The purpose of this Committee is:

 

To review and scrutinise issues around public health and health inequalities. The Committee will review and scrutinise the work and performance of any relevant part of the County Council and its partners and the functions of the relevant Cabinet Members

 

To exercise the statutory functions of a health overview and scrutiny committee under the provisions of the National Health Service Act 2006. For this purpose the Committee shall include twelve non-voting Co-opted district council Members. 

 

To consider and respond to petitions in accordance with the Council's petitions scheme – see Appendix 'O' to the Constitution.

 

Membership

  • CC M Brindle   
  • CC F Craig-Wilson   
  • CC A Cullens   
  • CC G Dowding   
  • CC N Hennessy   
  • CC S Holgate  (Chair) 
  • CC M Iqbal   
  • CC Y Motala  (Deputy Chair) 
  • CC B Murray   
  • CC M Otter   
  • CC N Penney   
  • CC D Smith   
  • CC D Stansfield   
  • Councillor B Ashworth  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Rossendale Borough Council)
  • Councillor W Blackburn  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Pendle Borough Council)
  • Councillor S Green  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Fylde Borough Council)
  • Councillor C Hartley  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Lancaster City Council)
  • Councillor E Higgins  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Hyndburn Borough Council)
  • Councillor B Hilton  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Ribble Valley Borough Council)
  • Councillor G Hodson  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (West Lancashire Borough Council)
  • Councillor H Khan  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Chorley Borough Council)
  • Councillor L Khan  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Burnley Borough Council)
  • Councillor R Leeming  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Preston City Council)
  • Councillor J Robinson  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (Wyre Borough Council)
  • Councillor M J Titherington  (Co-optee Non-voting)  (South Ribble Borough Council)

Contact information

Support officer: Gary Halsall. Email:  gary.halsall@lancashire.gov.uk, Tel: 01772 536989

Postal address:
Legal and Democratic Services
PO Box 78
County Hall
Preston
PR1 8XJ