Agenda

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Contact: Debbie Bunce Email:  dbunce@tendringdc.gov.uk or Telephone  01255 686573

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Substitutions

The Committee is asked to note any apologies for absence and substitutions received from Members.

2.

Minutes of the Last Meeting pdf icon PDF 239 KB

To confirm and sign as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Standards Committee, held on Wednesday 6 April 2022.

3.

Declarations of Interest

Councillors are invited to declare any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Personal Interest, and the nature of it, in relation to any item on the agenda.

 

4.

Questions on Notice pursuant to Council Procedure Rule 38

Subject to providing two working days’ notice, a Member of the Committee may ask the Chairman of the Committee a question on any matter in relation to which the Council has powers or duties which affect the Tendring District and which falls within the terms of reference of the Committee.

5.

Report of the Monitoring Officer - A.1 - Local Government Association Model Members' Code of Conduct - Exploration of the differences between declaring Interests pdf icon PDF 240 KB

To continue the review of the elected Members’ Model Code of Conduct (the Model Code) as authored by the Local Government Association (LGA), in comparison to Tendring District Council’s Members’ Code of Conduct (the TDC Code), for eventual determination as to whether to recommend the Model Code to Full Council for adoption.

Additional documents:

6.

Report of the Deputy Chief Executive & Monitoring Officer - A.2 - Independent Remuneration Panel and Independent Persons Recruitment pdf icon PDF 233 KB

To enable the Committee to comment on the Independent Remuneration Panel’s and Independent Persons’ term of office, exploring alternative options and future recruitment, with consideration to recommendations to full Council.

7.

Report of the Head of Democratic Services & Elections - A.3 - Town & Parish Councils' Standards Sub-Committee: Appointment of Tendring District Council Members pdf icon PDF 160 KB

To enable the Committee to appoint Tendring District Council’s members to serve on the Town and Parish Councils’ Standards Sub-Committee for the 2022/2023 Municipal Year.

8.

Quarterly Complaints Update and other General Matters pdf icon PDF 129 KB

The Committee will receive the Monitoring Officer’s quarterly update regarding standards complaints together with an update on other pertinent matters.