1. Present: Dave Simpson Solihull MBC - Chair; Andy Johnson South Staffordshire Council - Sec/Vice C; David Feeney Leeds City Council; Peter Yates Herefordshire Council; Alan Gomm Kings Lynn & West Norfolk BC; Don Gobbett Dorset CC; Dave Carter Birmingham City Council; Maria Duffy Sheffield City Council; Adam Dodgshon Planning Advisory Service.
2. Apologies for absence: Catriona Riddell; Alex yendole,; Andrew meddle, Darren Richards; Phil Abbott; Stuart Hylton3. Minutes of the meeting of 16 April 2010 and matters arising
Item 7 The Chair advised the meeting that Andy Johnson had volunteered to take on the role of Secretary of the POS Spatial Planning & Policy Committee. In addition Dave reminded the Committee that the post of Vice Chair remained vacant. Andy has also volunteered to take on this role. These appointments were agreed by the Committee. Dave Simpson to action.
4. Implications of RSS Revocation/CLG Committee InquiryThe Chair introduced this item and advised that a CLG Committee has launched an Inquiry into the abolition of RSS and that interested parties are invited to submit evidence by 15 September 2010.