Manchester City Council



Constitutional and Nomination Committee - Tuesday, 27th October, 2020 10.00 am


Contact: Donna Barnes 


No. Item


Urgent Business

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



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.



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.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 9 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 29 January 2020.


Membership of Council committees and representation on Joint Boards and Joint Committees

To consider proposed changes to the membership of committees and joint boards / joint committees. Since the Committee last met the political balance of the Council has changed and this will lead to changes in the membership of the Council’s Committees and in the Council’s nomination and appointments to external bodies and other authorities, in order for the legal requirements on political balance to be complied with.



Proposal to award the Freedom of the City to 103 Royal Artillery Battery 209 (The Manchester Artillery) pdf icon PDF 113 KB

The report of the City Solicitor is enclosed.