Constitution Change July 2019
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
The Chief Legal Officer submitted a report to amend the Council’s Constitution.
The amendments that the Chief Legal Officer suggested are as a result of a conflict of interest by members of the Standards Committee in considering a standards complaint necessitating changes to Part 2 of the Constitution.
Members of Working Arrangement Group were consulted and are supportive of the change.
Under rule 13.3 the recommendations of the report were agreed without being called for discussion.
To recommend that the amendment to the Council’s Constitution be adopted by Full Council.
Reasons for the decision:
The Council's Constitution is the basis for the Council's Corporate Governance.
Publication date: 08/08/2019
Date of decision: 08/07/2019
Decided at meeting: 08/07/2019 - Cabinet