Agenda

Standards Committee - Thursday, 15th April, 2021 2.00 pm

Venue: Remote Meeting

Contact: Lesley Bennett 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

DISCLOSURES OF INTEREST

Unless already entered in the Council’s Register of Members’ interests, members are required to disclose any personal interest, (which includes any disclosable pecuniary interest), they may have in any of the items included on the agenda for the meeting in accordance with the Code of Conduct adopted by the Council on 4 July 2012, and are reminded that if they have any personal interests of a prejudicial nature (as defined under paragraph 17 of the Code of Conduct) they must not participate in any discussion or vote on the matter and must leave the room.

 

N.B.    Any member needing clarification must contact the Legal Services Manager on Tel: 01670 623324.  Please refer to the guidance on disclosures at the rear of this Agenda letter.

3.

MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING pdf icon PDF 81 KB

Minutes of the meeting of the 16 July 2021, as circulated, to be confirmed as a true record and signed by the Chairman.

4.

MODEL CODE OF CONDUCT pdf icon PDF 664 KB

To update and provide to Members on the new Model Code of Conduct prepared by the Local Government Association and for the Standards Committee to consider its contents.

5.

CODE OF CONDUCT COMPLAINTS - PROGRESS REPORT pdf icon PDF 242 KB

To receive a report on the progress with complaints received by the authority under the arrangements adopted by the authority for dealing with standards allegations under the Localism Act 2011. 

6.

URGENT BUSINESS (IF ANY)

To consider such other business as, in the opinion of the Chair, should, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.

7.

DATE OF NEXT MEETING

The next remote meeting will be held on Thursday, 15 July 2021, at 2.00 p.m.