Koh Samui Municipality convened for an Ordinary Council Meeting on Friday, August 18, 2017. This article aims to provide an overview of the key points discussed and the decisions made during this meeting, broken down into subheadings for easier navigation.
Held at the Petcharat Samui meeting room, the Koh Samui Municipal Council Meeting was attended by Chairman Mr. Thanakom Reunphan, Deputy Mayor Mr. Sutham Samthong, and 18 members of the Municipal Council. Additionally, representatives from various government departments, legal officers, and security officers were present.
During the meeting, Certificates of Honorary “Sriphapa Good People” were awarded to local athletes and trainers who had brought recognition and success to the community.
Key Agenda Items and Resolutions
1. Draft Municipal Ordinance on Annual Budget Expenditure (B.E. 2567)
The council discussed and approved the draft municipal ordinance concerning the annual budget expenditure for the fiscal year B.E. 2567. The resolution passed with a majority vote of 17 to 0.
2. Approval of Budget Expenditure Transfer (B.E. 2566)
The council approved the transfer of budget expenditure for the fiscal year B.E. 2566 to set up new expenses and guarantee funds in case no debt obligation is created. This resolution passed with a majority vote of 13 to 0.
3. Transfer of Budget Expenditure for New Expenses (Social Welfare Division)
The council approved the transfer of budget expenditure for the fiscal year B.E. 2566 for the Social Welfare Division to set up new expenses. This resolution passed with a majority vote of 17 to 0.
4. Payment of Government Subsidies for School Lunch Fees
The council approved the payment of government subsidies for lunch fees for schools under the Office of the Basic Education Commission (OBEC). The resolution passed with a majority vote of 17 to 0.
5. Assessment Results of Minimum Standards for Public Services (B.E. 2566)
Lastly, the council acknowledged the report on the Summary of Assessment Results of Minimum Standards for Public Services for the Year B.E. 2566.
Overall, the Koh Samui Municipal Council Meeting proceeded smoothly, with members discussing and approving various agenda items. The decisions made during the meeting are expected to benefit the municipality and the community in the coming fiscal year.