P-04-681  Allow Public Recording of Local Government Meetings

In Wales 

This petition was submitted by Michael John Powell, having collected 186 signatures.

Textof the Petition

We the undersigned ask that the Welsh Government gives the people and electors of Wales the same ability to record their Local Government meetings as their English counterparts have.

Additional Information:

The detailed provisions are contained in the secondary legislation made under the 2000 Act, that is the Local Authorities (Executive Arrangements) (Meetings and Access to Information) (England) Regulations 2012. The regulations were enacted in September 2012 and announced on the Department for Communities and Local Government website.   

 Assembly Constituency and Region

·        Pontypridd

·        South Wales Central