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Comments on "Devon County Council Cabinet rejects own health watchdog's recommendations on new care system"

1. At 06:21 pm on 12th Apr Jenny Shepherd wrote:

How can they overrule the Overview and Scrutiny Committee’s decision? That implies that the OSC has no real powers of Overview - surely that can’t be the case?

2. At 10:14 am on 13th Apr Sue Matthews wrote:

I can only assume that the democratic process has failed at Devon CC and that by ignoring the HACOSC resolution, the centralised political mantra is more important than the needs and wishes of the public of Devon.
The role of HACOSC has been completely undermined by this decision.