Memorandum by the Lord Chancellor's Department
CHILDREN AND FAMILY COURT ADVISORY AND SUPPORT SERVICE
(MEMBERSHIP, COMMITTEE AND PROCEDURE) REGULATIONS 2000 (S.I. 2000/3374)
1. The Lord Chancellor's Department submits this
memorandum in response to the request dated 24 January 2001 on
the following point:
Paragraph (7) of regulation 10
requires minutes of the proceedings of a meeting to be signed
by the chairman at the following meeting. Should not "chairman"
have read "member presiding" given that, in absence
of the chairman, the meeting is to be presided over by the deputy
chairman or the member elected to preside (paragraph (6)(b) and
2. It is accepted that "chairman" should
have read "member presiding" and steps are being taken
to make this amendment.
26 January 2001