Agenda and draft minutes

Standards Committee
Thursday, 6th June, 2019 7.00 pm

Venue: Front Committee Room - Town Hall, Reigate. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services (01737 276182)  Email: Democratic@reigate-banstead.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillor S. G. J. Rickman (substituted by Councillor D. Allcard).

2.

Election of Chairman

To agree the appointment of Chairman for the municipal year 2019-20.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that Councillor R. S. Turner be appointed as Chair for the 2019-20 municipal year.

3.

Election of Vice-Chairman

To agree the appointment of Vice-Chairman for the municipal year 2019-20.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that Councillor N. D. Harrison be appointed as Vice-Chair for the 2019-20 municipal year.

4.

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To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the previous meeting.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the previous meeting held on 11th April 2019 be confirmed and signed as a correct record.

5.

Declarations of interest

To receive any declarations of interest.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

6.

Any other business

To consider any item(s) which, in the opinion of the Chair, should be considered as a matter of urgency – Local Government Act 1972, Section 100B (4) (b),

(Note: Urgent business must be submitted in writing but may be supplemented by an oral update).

Minutes:

Members referenced the minutes of the Standards Committee meeting held on 25th June 2018 and sought to improve the transparency of those complaints which were not brought to the Standards Committee. With this in mind, the Committee expressed a desire to review the Code of Conduct and terms of reference of the Standards Committee, in view of the recent appointment of the Monitoring Officer.