Agenda

Standards Committee - Tuesday, 21st September, 2021 5.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, 52 Derby Street, Ormskirk L39 2DF. View directions

Contact: Kirsty Breakell 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

2.

Membership of the Committee

To be apprised of any changes to the membership of the Committee in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 4.  This rule should only apply to the Standards Committee in exceptional circumstances and if the nominated substitute has been appropriately trained.

3.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 299 KB

If a Member requires advice on Declarations of Interest, he/she is advised to contact the Legal and Democratic Services Manager in advance of the meeting.   (For the assistance of members a checklist for the use in considering their position on any particular item is included at the end of this agenda sheet).

4.

Urgent Business

Note: No other business is permitted unless, by reason of special circumstances, which shall be specified at the meeting, the Chairman is of the opinion that the item(s) should be considered as a matter of urgency.

5.

Public Speaking pdf icon PDF 243 KB

Residents of West Lancashire, on giving notice, may address the meeting to make representations on any item on the agenda except where the public and press are to be excluded during consideration of the item.  The deadline for submission is 10.00am on Friday 17 September 2021. A copy of the public speaking protocol and form to be completed is attached.

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6.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 260 KB

To receive as a correct record the minutes of the last meeting of the Committee held on 16 March 2021

7.

COMPLAINTS STATISTICS pdf icon PDF 29 KB

To consider the report of the Legal and Democratic Services Manager & Monitoring Officer.

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8.

Code of Conduct Seminar for Officers, Borough and Parish Councillors

To receive an update from the Legal and Democratic Services Manager.

9.

Standards Committee - Annual Report 2019-2020 pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To consider the report of the Legal and Democratic Services Manager & Monitoring Officer.

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10.

Update on Whistleblowing Code pdf icon PDF 158 KB

To consider the report of the Legal and Democratic Services Manager & Monitoring Officer.

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11.

Members Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 141 KB

To consider the report of the Legal and Democratic Services Officer & Monitoring Officer.

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12.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 189 KB