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Constitution - Thursday, 30th January 2020

Items
No. Item

Foreword pdf icon PDF 54 KB

Foreword

Part 1 - Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 89 KB

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution

Article 1

The Constitution pdf icon PDF 56 KB

Article 2

Members of the Council pdf icon PDF 76 KB

Article 3

Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 43 KB

Article 4

The Full Council pdf icon PDF 50 KB

Article 5

Chairing the Council pdf icon PDF 45 KB

Article 6

Overview and Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 45 KB

Article 7

The Leader and Cabinet pdf icon PDF 64 KB

Article 8

Regulatory and other Committees pdf icon PDF 71 KB

Article 9

Area Committees and Forums pdf icon PDF 52 KB

Article 10

Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 64 KB

Article 11

Officers pdf icon PDF 78 KB

Article 12

Decision Making pdf icon PDF 70 KB

Article 13

Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 68 KB

Article 14

Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 39 KB

Article 15

Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 41 KB

Part 3 Responsibility for Functions

PART 3A

Introduction pdf icon PDF 58 KB

PART 3B

Council Functions pdf icon PDF 76 KB

PART 3C

Committee Functions pdf icon PDF 125 KB

PART 3D

Officer Non-Executive Functions pdf icon PDF 94 KB

PART 3E

Executive Functions pdf icon PDF 156 KB

Part 4 - Rules of Procedures

Council Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 201 KB

Council Procedure Rules

Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 56 KB

Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules

Financial Regulations pdf icon PDF 246 KB

Financial Regulations

Contract Rules pdf icon PDF 202 KB

Contract Rules

Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 84 KB

Cabinet Procedure Rules

Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 96 KB

Overview and Scrutiny Procedure Rules

Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Access to Information Procedure Rules

Arrangements for Dealing with Standards Allegations under the Localism Act 2011 pdf icon PDF 115 KB

Arrangements for Dealing with Standards Allegations under the Localism Act 2011

Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Officer Employment Procedure Rules

Part 5 - Codes and Protocols

Code of Corporate Governance pdf icon PDF 152 KB

Code of Governance

Code of Members' Conduct pdf icon PDF 126 KB

Code of Members’ Conduct

Declaring Interests Flowchart pdf icon PDF 55 KB

Declaring Interests Flowchart

Officer Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 99 KB

Officer Code of Conduct

Member/Officer Protocol pdf icon PDF 96 KB

Member/Officer Protocol

Monitoring Officer's Protocol pdf icon PDF 58 KB

Monitoring Officer’s Protocol

Protocol for the Independent Person pdf icon PDF 61 KB

Protocol for the Independent Person

Planning and Development - Code of Practice pdf icon PDF 299 KB

Planning and Development - Code of Practice

Probity in Licensing and Enforcement - Code of Practice pdf icon PDF 189 KB

Probity in Licensing and Enforcement - Code of Practice

Protocol on Recording at Meetings pdf icon PDF 79 KB

Protocol on Recording at Meetings

Petitions Scheme pdf icon PDF 113 KB

Petitions Scheme

Part 6 - Members' Allowance Scheme

Members’ Scheme of Allowances

Schedule 1 – Outside Bodies

Part 7 - Proper Officers and Scheme of Sub Delegation

Proper Officers pdf icon PDF 88 KB

Proper Officers

Scheme of Sub Delegation pdf icon PDF 138 KB

Scheme of Sub Delegation

Management Structure pdf icon PDF 62 KB

Management Structure

Appendices

Diagram of Committees pdf icon PDF 69 KB

Diagram of Committees

Size of Committees pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Size of Committees

Joint Committees and Working Groups pdf icon PDF 139 KB

Joint Committees and Working Groups

Glossary of Terms pdf icon PDF 119 KB

Glossary of Terms

Abbreviations and Acronyms pdf icon PDF 54 KB

Abbreviations and Acronyms

Gloucester City Ward Boundaries pdf icon PDF 2 MB

City of Gloucester Ward Boundaries