Information

Constitution
Wednesday, 16th September, 2020 10.00 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 353 KB

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution

21.

Article 1 - The Constitution pdf icon PDF 152 KB

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Article 2 - Councillors pdf icon PDF 258 KB

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

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Article 4 - The Full Council pdf icon PDF 285 KB

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

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Article 6 - The Cabinet pdf icon PDF 405 KB

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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

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Schedule 1: Description of Cabinet Arrangements pdf icon PDF 142 KB

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Responsibility for Functions pdf icon PDF 293 KB

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Delegations to the Cabinet pdf icon PDF 386 KB

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

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Delegations to the Pensions Committee pdf icon PDF 146 KB

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Terms of Reference Pensions Board pdf icon PDF 116 KB

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Delegations to the Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 117 KB

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

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

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

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

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Terms of Reference for Councillor Champions pdf icon PDF 379 KB

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Delegations to Employees pdf icon PDF 343 KB

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Delegations to the Chief Executive, Deputy Chief Executive and Directors pdf icon PDF 353 KB

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Delegations to the Chief Executive pdf icon PDF 368 KB

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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 368 KB

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Delegations to the Director of Children's Services pdf icon PDF 448 KB

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

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

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Delegations to the Director for Regeneration pdf icon PDF 392 KB

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Delegations to the Director of City Assets and Housing pdf icon PDF 368 KB

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

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Delegations to the Director of Pensions pdf icon PDF 251 KB

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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 719 KB

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Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 381 KB

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Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 240 KB

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Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 357 KB

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

56.

Protocol for webcasting pdf icon PDF 132 KB

57.

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

58.

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

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Financial Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 380 KB

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Contract Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 459 KB

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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

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Planning Committee Code of Conduct for Councillor and Employees pdf icon PDF 369 KB

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Code of Conduct for Employees pdf icon PDF 389 KB

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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