To determine appeals by parents and students against the decision
of the Director of Children's Services on pupil and
To determine appeals by parents against the decision of the
Director of Children's Services on boarding education
In respect of school and college transport, to determine
against the decision of the Director of Children's
Services in cases of need and in special circumstances
on safety grounds.
To determine appeals against the decision of the Director
of Children's Services on the provision of transport to
To consider applications for discharge from mental health
To refuse or revoke parking concessions for disabled and blind
people on the grounds of misuse.
To determine disputes arising from financial assessments of persons
admitted to the County Council's residential accommodation or any
registered residential or nursing home where the County Council is
responsible for funding all or part of the persons care.
Within the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998, to review
the Authority's decision, when required to do so by an individual
who is the subject of personal data held by the Authority for the
performance of its education, social services (and housing)
functions and who is aggrieved by any decision concerning his/her
access to or rectification or erasure of that personal
To determine appeals in respect of applications for disabled
7 members of the County Council (not being members of the
Reserve members for each political group represented on the
committee are also appointed to ensure that meetings can be
arranged at short notice.