Commentary on Sections

Part 6 – Overview and Scrutiny

Section 63 – Reference of matters to overview and scrutiny committee etc

77.Amends section 21A of the 2000 Act to enable a councillor of a principal council in Wales to refer a matter to an overview and scrutiny committee which relates to the discharge of any of the functions of the council or which  affects all or part of the electoral area which the councillor represents. The committee must consider the matter and report back to the member.