Information

Constitution
Wednesday, 18th December, 2019 8.00 pm

Items
No. Item

Part 1 - Summary and Explanation

1.

Glossary of Terms pdf icon PDF 178 KB

2.

Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 216 KB

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution

21.

Article 1 - The Constitution pdf icon PDF 152 KB

22.

Article 2 - Councillors pdf icon PDF 258 KB

23.

Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 252 KB

24.

Article 4 - The Full Council pdf icon PDF 285 KB

25.

Article 5 - The Mayor and Deputy Mayor pdf icon PDF 242 KB

26.

Article 6 - The Cabinet pdf icon PDF 405 KB

27.

Article 7 - Overview and Scrutiny Arrangements pdf icon PDF 454 KB

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Article 8 - Regulatory and Other Committees pdf icon PDF 173 KB

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Article 9 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 405 KB

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Article 10 - Employees pdf icon PDF 287 KB

211.

Article 11 - Decision Making pdf icon PDF 263 KB

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Article 12 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 236 KB

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Article 13 - Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 76 KB

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Article 14 - Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 231 KB

PART 3 - Responsibility for Functions

3.

Responsibility for Functions pdf icon PDF 293 KB

31.

Schedule 1 Description of Cabinet Arrangements pdf icon PDF 142 KB

32.

Delegations to the Cabinet pdf icon PDF 386 KB

33.

Delegations to the Cabinet (Resources) Panel pdf icon PDF 262 KB

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Delegations to the Cabinet (Performance Management) Panel pdf icon PDF 333 KB

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Functions which are Reserved to the Full Council pdf icon PDF 246 KB

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Delegations to all Regulatory or Other Committees pdf icon PDF 118 KB

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Delegations to the Planning Committee pdf icon PDF 315 KB

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Delegations to the Statutory Licensing Committee pdf icon PDF 128 KB

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Delegations to the Non-Statutory Licensing Committee pdf icon PDF 325 KB

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Delegations to the Appeals Panel pdf icon PDF 6 KB

311.

Delegations to the Pensions Committee pdf icon PDF 124 KB

312.

Terms of Reference Pensions Board pdf icon PDF 116 KB

313.

Delegations to the Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 117 KB

314.

Delegations to the Audit and Risk Committee pdf icon PDF 127 KB

315.

Terms of Reference for the Governance Committee pdf icon PDF 381 KB

316.

Terms of Reference for the Corporate Parenting Board pdf icon PDF 313 KB

317.

Terms of Reference for the Health and Wellbeing Together Board pdf icon PDF 486 KB

318.

Terms of Reference for Councillor Champions pdf icon PDF 379 KB

319.

Delegations to Employees pdf icon PDF 342 KB

320.

Delegations to the Chief Executive, Deputy Chief Executive and Directors pdf icon PDF 352 KB

321.

Delegations to the Chief Executive pdf icon PDF 368 KB

322.

Delegations to the Director of Governance and Solicitor to the City Council pdf icon PDF 159 KB

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Delegations to the Director of Finance pdf icon PDF 364 KB

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Delegations to the Director of Education pdf icon PDF 356 KB

325.

Delegations to the Director of Children's Services pdf icon PDF 414 KB

326.

Delegations to the Director of Adults Services pdf icon PDF 352 KB

327.

Delegations to the Director of Public Health pdf icon PDF 360 KB

328.

Delegations to the Director for Regeneration pdf icon PDF 391 KB

329.

Director of City Assets and Housing pdf icon PDF 368 KB

330.

Delegations to the Director of City Environment pdf icon PDF 408 KB

331.

Delegations to the Director of Pensions pdf icon PDF 251 KB

332.

Schedule of Human Resources Delegations pdf icon PDF 263 KB

Part 4 - Procedure Rules

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Full Council Meetings Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 443 KB

42.

Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 381 KB

43.

Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 240 KB

44.

Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 357 KB

45.

Protocol for Recording and Filming of Meetings and the Use of Social Media pdf icon PDF 110 KB

46.

Protocol for webcasting pdf icon PDF 133 KB

47.

Budget and Policy Framework and Policy Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 127 KB

48.

Protocol for Appointing to the Offices of Mayor and Deputy Mayor pdf icon PDF 336 KB

49.

Financial Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 380 KB

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Contract Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 458 KB

411.

Employee Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 371 KB

Part 5 - Codes of Conduct and Protocols

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Code of Conduct for Councillors pdf icon PDF 386 KB

52.

Planning Committee Code of Conduct for Councillor and Employees pdf icon PDF 480 KB

53.

Code of Conduct for Employees pdf icon PDF 389 KB

54.

Protocol for Councillors/Employee Relations pdf icon PDF 480 KB

Part 6 - Councillors' Allowance Scheme

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Councillors' Allowances Scheme pdf icon PDF 376 KB

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Parental Leave Policy for Councillors pdf icon PDF 254 KB