Information

West Suffolk Council Constitution
Friday 25 October 2019

Contact: Leah Mickleborough: Monitoring Officer  Email: leah.mickleborough@westsuffolk.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

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Cover Page (October 2019) pdf icon PDF 42 KB

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Summary and Explanation (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 55 KB

2.

Articles

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Article 1 - The Constitution (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 32 KB

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Article 2 - Members of the Council (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 36 KB

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Article 3 - The Public and the Council (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 44 KB

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Article 4 - The Council (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 48 KB

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Article 5 - Chairing the Council (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 35 KB

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Article 6 - The Cabinet (May 2019) pdf icon PDF 63 KB

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Article 7 - Scrutiny Committees (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 52 KB

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Article 8 - Regulatory and Standards Committees (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 28 KB

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Article 9 - Joint Arrangements and Working Groups (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 37 KB

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Article 10 - Officers (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 46 KB

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Article 11 - Decision Making (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 60 KB

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Article 12 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 37 KB

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Article 13 - Review and Revision of the Constitution (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 28 KB

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Article 14 - Suspension, Interpretation, Maintenance and Publication of the Constitution (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 29 KB

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Schedule 1 - Description of Executive Arrangements (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 29 KB

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Functions and Responsibilities

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Section 1 - Responsibility for Local Choice Functions (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 45 KB

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Section 2 - Responsibility for Council (Non Executive) Functions (May 2019) pdf icon PDF 264 KB

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Section 3 - Responsibility for Executive Functions (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 57 KB

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Section 4 - Budget Setting and Medium Term Planning, Budget Monitoring and Control and Resources Allocations (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 48 KB

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Section 5 - Scheme of Delegation to Officers (October 2019) pdf icon PDF 44 KB

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Section 6 - Member Role Descriptions (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 63 KB

4.

Rules of Procedure

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Council Procedure Rules and Petition Scheme (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 113 KB

Additional documents:

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Committee Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 104 KB

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Cabinet Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 47 KB

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Scrutiny Committees Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 121 KB

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Access to Information Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 94 KB

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Officer Employment Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 51 KB

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Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 62 KB

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West Suffolk Financial Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 67 KB

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West Suffolk Contract Procedure Rules (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 118 KB

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Codes and Protocols

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Suffolk Local Code of Conduct for Members (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 75 KB

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Code of Conduct for Employees (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 138 KB

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Member and Officer Protocol (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 74 KB

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West Suffolk Planning Code of Practice (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 61 KB

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West Suffolk Licensing Code of Practice (April 2019) pdf icon PDF 62 KB

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Members' Allowances Scheme (May 2019) pdf icon PDF 152 KB