Agenda

Agenda

Standards Committee - Thursday, 17th June, 2021 10.30 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension. View directions

Contact: Andrew Woods 

Items
No. Item

1.

Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.

2.

Appeals

To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.

3.

Interests

To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 18 March 2021.

5.

Annual Governance Statement pdf icon PDF 298 KB

The report of the Deputy Chief Executive and City Treasurer is enclosed.

Additional documents:

6.

Review of the Operation and Efficacy of the Arrangements for dealing with Code of Conduct complaints against Members pdf icon PDF 204 KB

The report of the City Solicitor and Monitoring Officer is enclosed.

Additional documents:

7.

Review of the Operation and Efficacy of the Use of Resources Guidance for Members pdf icon PDF 195 KB

The report of the City Solicitor is enclosed.

Additional documents:

8.

Membership of the Standards (Hearing) Sub-Committee pdf icon PDF 217 KB

The report of the City Solicitor is enclosed.

9.

Review of Procedure for the Hearing of Allegations of Breaches of the Council's Code of Conduct for Members pdf icon PDF 208 KB

The report of the City Solicitor is enclosed.

Additional documents:

10.

Terms of Office of the Independent Members of the Standards Committee and the Independent Persons pdf icon PDF 302 KB

The report of the City Solicitor and Monitoring Officer is enclosed.

11.

Standards Committee Work Programme pdf icon PDF 98 KB

The report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit is enclosed.

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