Standards Committee, Tuesday, 14 July 2020
This meeting will be held at 2 pm. This will be a virtual meeting.
A livestream link will be published here ahead of the meeting.
1 CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
- The Chair will give their announcements.
- The Chair will explain the procedure for Virtual Meetings.
- Mobile phones should be set to silent
2 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies from Members who are unable to attend the meeting
3 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
4 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
a) For items on the agenda
b) For items not on the agenda
5 PREVIOUS MINUTES
To agree the minutes of the meeting held on 28 January 2020
6 CONSTITUTIONAL UPDATES
To summarise minor changes made to the Constitution by the Monitoring Officer since the last meeting
7 GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY REGISTER
A report to advise the Committee of details of all entries in the Council's Gifts and
Hospitality Register in respect of the acceptance of gifts/hospitality made to Members and Officers of the Council during the period 1 June 2019 to 30 June 2020
8 LGA CONSULTATION ON THEIR REVISED MODEL MEMBER CODE OF CONDUCT
EXEMPT AND CONFIDENTIAL REPORTS
9 EXCLUSION OF THE PRESS AND PUBLIC
The Standards Committee is asked to consider whether a resolution should be passed to exclude the press and public from the meeting during item 10 on the grounds that exempt information (as defined in Schedule 12A Local Government Act 1972) of the following description is likely to be disclosed:
information relating to any individual
information which is likely to reveal the identity of an individual
10 REGISTER OF COMPLAINTS RECEIVED
A register of complaints received by the Monitoring Officer since the last meeting.
CIRCULATION OF PAPERS
In accordance with Section 100B(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, reports and documents relating to item 8 disclosing exempt or confidential information have been distributed only to Members of the Standards Committee, elected Members and officers of the Council.