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.

AGENDA

Icon for pdf Item 00 Standards Committee Agenda 14.07.20 [173.5KB]

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

Icon for pdf Item 05 Draft Standards Committee Minutes 28.01.20 [166.35KB]

6          CONSTITUTIONAL UPDATES

To summarise minor changes made to the Constitution by the Monitoring Officer since the last meeting

Icon for pdf Item 06 Updates to the Constitution [153.14KB]

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

Icon for pdf Item 07a Annual Report - Gifts and Hospitality - 1 June 2019 to 30 June 2020 [125.42KB]
Icon for pdf Item 07b District Member Register - Gifts and Hospitality - Appendix 1 [78.08KB]
Icon for pdf Item 07c Register - Gifts and Hospitality - Appendix 2 Officers [80.95KB]

8         LGA CONSULTATION ON THEIR REVISED MODEL MEMBER CODE OF CONDUCT

Icon for pdf Item 08 Standards Model Code Report [79.05KB]

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:

Category 1

information relating to any individual

Category 2

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.