Agenda

Standing Orders Task and Finish Group - Thursday, 26th November, 2020 3.00 pm

Venue: This will be a remote meeting held via Microsoft Teams in accordance with The Local Authorities and Crime Panels (Coronavirus)(Flexibility of Meetings)(England and Wales) Regulations 2020

Contact: Committee Officer  01525 631920 or Email: info@leightonlinslade-tc.gov.uk

Note: https://tinyurl.com/y46fg5fr 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

Schedule 12 of the Local Government Act 1972 requires a record be kept of the Members present and that this record form part of the minutes of the meeting. Members who cannot attend a meeting should tender apologies to the Town Clerk.

2.

APPOINTMENT OF CHAIR (for duration of T&F Group)

3.

DECLARATIONS OF INTERESTS

(i)         Under the Localism Act 2011 (sections 26-37 and Schedule 4) and in accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct, Members are required to declare any interests which are not currently entered in the Member’s Register of Interests or if he/she has not notified the Monitoring Officer of it.

(ii)        Should any Member have a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest in an item on the agenda, the Member may not participate in consideration of that item unless a Dispensation has first been requested (in writing) and granted by the Council (see Dispensation Procedure).

4.

QUESTIONS FROM THE PUBLIC

To receive questions and statements from members of the public in respect of any item of business included in the agenda, as provided for in Standing Order No.s 3(f) and 3(g).

5.

MODEL STANDING ORDERS pdf icon PDF 558 KB

As the first part of the process of reviewing Standing Orders, to receive the Model Standing Orders issued by the National Association of Local Councils (attached) and to formulate a list of questions and/or matters for further consideration.