Agenda

Standards Committee - Monday, 24th January, 2022 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, The Arc, Clowne

Contact: Nicola Calver  Governance Manager

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies For Absence

2.

Urgent Items of Business

To note any urgent items of business which the Chairman has consented to being considered under the provisions of Section 100(B) 4(b) of the Local Government Act 1972.

3.

Declarations of Interest

Members should declare the existence and nature of any Disclosable Pecuniary Interest and Non Statutory Interest as defined by the Members’ Code of Conduct in respect of:

 

a)  any business on the agenda

b)  any urgent additional items to be considered

c)  any matters arising out of those items

and if appropriate, withdraw from the meeting at the relevant time.

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 207 KB

To consider the minutes of the last meeting held on 8th November 2021.

5.

Review of the Council's Constitution pdf icon PDF 403 KB

Report of the Monitoring Officer suggesting changes to the Council’s Constitution.

Additional documents:

6.

Whistleblowing Policy pdf icon PDF 303 KB

Report of the Monitoring Officer setting out the Annual Review of the Whistleblowing Policy.

Additional documents:

7.

Gifts and Hospitality Annual Report pdf icon PDF 295 KB

Report of the Monitoring Officer setting out the Annual Report of Gifts and Hospitality declared by officers and Members.

Additional documents:

8.

Complaints Update

Report of the Monitoring Officer on statistics of complaints received by the Council against District and Parish Councillors. TO FOLLOW.

9.

Draft Parish Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 407 KB

Report of the Monitoring Officer suggesting a draft of a Code of Conduct for Parish Councils for Member’s comments.

10.

Review of the RIPA Policy

Report of the Monitoring Officer containing the Annual Review of the Council’s policy for powers utilised under the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (RIPA) 2000.

11.

Work Programme 2021/2022 pdf icon PDF 185 KB

To consider the Standards Committee Work Programme for the remainder of the 21/22 municipal year.