Agenda and minutes

Standards Committee
Tuesday, 23rd April, 2019 10.45 am

Venue: Committee Room, County Hall, Lewes

Contact: Andy Cottell  01273 481955

Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Chair

Minutes:

1.1                   It was RESOLVED that Councillor O’Keeffe be elected as Chair for  the meeting.

2.

Minutes of meeting held on 24 April 2018 pdf icon PDF 66 KB

Minutes:

2.1       It was RESOLVED to agree the minutes of the last meeting of the Committee held on 24 April 2018 as a correct record.

3.

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

3.1       Apologies for absence were received from Councillors Belsey and Stogdon. It was noted that Councillor Martin Clarke was substituting for Councillor Belsey.

4.

Code of Conduct for Members - proposed amendments pdf icon PDF 100 KB

Report by Assistant Chief Executive

Additional documents:

Minutes:

4.1       The Committee considered a report by the Assistant Chief Executive regarding proposed amendments to the Code of Conduct for Members.

4.2       It was RESOLVED to:

1) note the proposed amendments to the Code of Conduct and agree that no  amendments other than those proposed would be suggested at this time; and

2) recommend the County Council to agree the amendments to the Code of Conduct for Members as set out in Appendix 2 of the report

 

 

5.

Annual Report pdf icon PDF 145 KB

Report by the Assistant Chief Executive

Additional documents:

Minutes:

5.1       The Committee considered a report by the Assistant Chief Executive that provided an update in relation to Member conduct issues and the work of the Standards Committee.

5.2       It was RESOLVED to:

1) note the report; and

2) agree the report for submission to the County Council for consideration