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Constitution - Wednesday, 19th May, 2021 10.00 pm

Items
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Part 1 - Summary and Explanation

1.

Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 455 KB

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution

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Article 1 - The Constitution pdf icon PDF 153 KB

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Article 2 - Councillors pdf icon PDF 354 KB

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Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 253 KB

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Article 4 - The Full Council pdf icon PDF 312 KB

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Article 5 - The Mayor and Deputy Mayor pdf icon PDF 248 KB

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Article 6 - The Cabinet pdf icon PDF 460 KB

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Article 7 - Overview and Scrutiny Arrangements pdf icon PDF 582 KB

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Article 8 - Regulatory and Other Committees pdf icon PDF 364 KB

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Article 9 - Governance and Ethics Committee pdf icon PDF 111 KB

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Article 10 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 406 KB

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Article 11 - Employees pdf icon PDF 309 KB

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Article 12 - Decision Making pdf icon PDF 546 KB

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Article 13 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 253 KB

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Article 14 - Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 80 KB

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Article 15 - Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 233 KB

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

PART 3 - Responsibility for Functions

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Responsibility for Functions pdf icon PDF 416 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 364 KB

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Delegations to the Director of Children's Services pdf icon PDF 450 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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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 410 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 711 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

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Protocol for webcasting pdf icon PDF 132 KB

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

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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 619 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 417 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 377 KB

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Parental Leave Policy for Councillors pdf icon PDF 254 KB

Glossary of Terms pdf icon PDF 180 KB