Decision details

Review of Constitution

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Monitoring Officer submitted a report reviewing the Council’s Constitution and proposing various amendments. 


The proposed amendments related to various sections as follows:


·               Financial Regulations

·               Procurement Regulations

·               The Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2015


Other minor amendments related to legislative changes and the establishment of a new scrutiny committee earlier at this meeting (Minute 6 refers).


Council approved the amendments as now submitted.


RESOLVED – that (A) the revised Financial Regulations and the Procurement Regulations, as now submitted, be approved; and


(B)      the other amendments to the Constitution set out in the report now submitted, be approved.


Publication date: 01/06/2015

Date of decision: 20/05/2015

Decided at meeting: 20/05/2015 - Council

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