Local Government Act 2001
Effective discharge of business.
F66[47.— A local authority shall seek to secure as regards—
(a) the establishment of committees under Part 7, and
(b) meetings of the authority and each of its committees and municipal district members,
that they are organised and operate so as to promote effectiveness and efficiency in the discharge of business.]
Substituted (1.06.2014) by Local Government Reform Act 2014 (1/2014), s. 40, S.I. No. 214 of 2014.
Modifications (not altering text):
Application of section extended with modifications (1.06.2014) by Local Government (Application of Certain Provisions of the Local Government Act 2001 to Municipal District Members) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 230 of 2014), reg. 9(2), in effect as per reg. 3.
Establishment of one or more than one committee.
(2) The provisions of section 47 shall apply and have effect in relation to the effective discharge of business of committees of municipal district members, with the following modifications:—
(a) as if the reference to “a local authority” were a reference to “municipal district members", and
(b) as if the reference in paragraph (b) to “meetings of the authority and each of its committees and municipal district members” were a reference to “meetings of each of its committees”.