Decision details

Governance Task Group - Terms of Reference 2019/20

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To agree terms of reference for the Governance Task Group for the 2019/20 Municipal Year.


Council received a report, set out on the Order Paper, concerning proposed terms of reference for the Governance Task Group.

RESOLVED that the following terms of reference for the Governance Task Group be adopted and incorporated into the Council’s Constitution for the 2019/20 Municipal Year:

-       To consider governance changes suggested by Members and Officers;

-       To review areas of the Constitution to ensure they are fit for purpose, putting forward appropriate changes;

-       To recommend proposed changes to Council for approval; and

-       To agree its own work programme at its first meeting of the Municipal Year.   

Corporate Priorities : A great council.;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Christian Scade, Deputy Democratic Services Manager Email: Tel: 01737 276128.

Report author: Christian Scade

Publication date: 17/06/2019

Date of decision: 29/05/2019

Decided at meeting: 29/05/2019 - Council