Decision details

Draft Revised Council Constitution

Decision Maker: Standards and Constitutional Oversight Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Resolved – That


1.  the draft revisions to the Constitution of the Council be noted (Appendix A to the report); and  


2.  (a)  That the draft revised Constitution be referred to an extraordinary meeting of this Committee to be held on or about the 31st March 2020, for recommendation to Council for adoption at an extraordinary meeting to be held on or about the 15th April 2020.


(b)  That it be noted:


(i)  a workshop and a workshop and training session will be held for Members, on 26th February and 11th March, the second presented by the Centre for Public Scrutiny on behalf of the Local Government Association, and


(ii)  the publication of the draft revised Constitution will allow for further consultation and meetings of the Governance Member Working Group prior to final recommendation of the revised Constitution.

Publication date: 25/02/2020

Date of decision: 25/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 25/02/2020 - Standards and Constitutional Oversight Committee

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