St Helena : St Helena: EXCO REPORT: 17 SEPTEMBER 2013
Submitted by Saint Helena Herald (Public Relations Information Office) 21.09.2013 (Article Archived on 19.10.2013)
Executive Council met today Tuesday 17 September to consider one item on the open agenda. There were two members of the public in the gallery.
REPORT: 17 SEPTEMBER 2013
Council met today Tuesday 17 September to consider one item on the open agenda.
There were two members of the public in the gallery.
Council was asked to approve the following appointments to the Electronic
Communications Consultative Committee (ECCC) in accordance with Clause 11 of
the Telecommunications Licence and the TV Re-broadcasting Licence.
Licensee ‘Sure’ will appoint two members.
committee is a technical committee to report on Sure’s compliance with the
terms of, and conditions of these licences.
Council agreed to the appointments as it is important that Sure’s compliance
with the licences is monitored.
question was asked as to how members of the public might raise any concerns
with the committee about the services provided by Sure. At present there is no
formal process and the undertaking was given that this will be discussed at the
first meeting of the ECCC.
this item of business the remainder of the meeting was closed to the public.
Paul McGinnety gave an update on the restructuring of the Environmental and
Natural Resources Directorate. This was very informative and Executive
Councillors were made aware of the progress in restructuring.
was noted that further contracts will be going out to tender in the private
sector in the near future.