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Constitution - Tuesday, 29th June, 2021 11.55 am

Venue: 52 Derby Street, Ormskirk

Contact: Jill Ryan 

Items
No. Item

1.

Constitution 1: Contents pdf icon PDF 237 KB

2.

Constitution 2: Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 218 KB

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution

3.1

Constitution 3.1: Article 1 - The Constitution pdf icon PDF 8 KB

3.2

Article 2 - Members of the Council pdf icon PDF 227 KB

3.3

Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 185 KB

3.4

Article 4 - The Full Council - Section pdf icon PDF 203 KB

3.5

Article 5 - Chairing the Council pdf icon PDF 174 KB

3.6

Article 6 - Overview and Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 220 KB

3.7

Article 7 - The Leader and Cabinet pdf icon PDF 203 KB

3.8

Article 8 - Other Committees pdf icon PDF 82 KB

3.9

Article 9 - The Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 202 KB

3.10

Article 10 - Area Committees pdf icon PDF 181 KB

3.11

Article 11 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 184 KB

3.12

Article 12 - Officers pdf icon PDF 198 KB

3.55

Article 13 - Decision Making & Article 13A Monitoring Officer Protocol pdf icon PDF 301 KB

Additional documents:

3.14

Article 14 - Finance, Contracts & Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 181 KB

3.15

Article 15 - Review & Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 183 KB

3.16

Article 16 - Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 180 KB

3.17

Schedule 1 - Description of the Executive Arrangements - Section 3.S1 pdf icon PDF 85 KB

Part 3 - Responsibility of the Executive Arrangements

4.1

Constitution 4.1: Responsibility for Functions pdf icon PDF 580 KB

Additional documents:

4.2

Constitution 4.2 Proper Officer Provisions and Scheme of Delegation to Chief Officers pdf icon PDF 300 KB

Additional documents:

4.3

Constitution 4.3 Scheme of Delegation to Cabinet and Portfolio Holders pdf icon PDF 118 KB

Part 4 - Rules of Procedure

5.1

Council Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 282 KB

5.2

Remote Meetings Procedure pdf icon PDF 203 KB

6.

Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 248 KB

7.

Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 126 KB

8.

Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 214 KB

9.1

Overview and Scrutiny Committee Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 153 KB

9.2

Members' Update Procedure Rules - Information Items pdf icon PDF 198 KB

10.

Committee Procedure Rules - Section 10 pdf icon PDF 116 KB

11.1

Financial Regulations - Section 11.1 pdf icon PDF 251 KB

12.

Contracts Procedure Rules - Section 12 pdf icon PDF 326 KB

12.1

Temporary Changes to Contracts Procedure Rules - COVID pdf icon PDF 169 KB

13.1

Pay Policy Statement - Section 13.1 pdf icon PDF 667 KB

13.2

Officer Employment Procedure Rules - Section 13.2 pdf icon PDF 128 KB

14.

Procedure for the public and applicants who wish to speak at the Planning Committee on Planning Applications that might affect them - Section 14 pdf icon PDF 136 KB

14.1

Public Speaking - Protocol - Section 14.1 pdf icon PDF 321 KB

15.

Part 5 - Codes, Protocols and Schemes

16.1

Members' Code of Conduct - Section 16.1 pdf icon PDF 309 KB

16.2

Protocol on Member/Officer Relations - Section 16.2 pdf icon PDF 224 KB

16.3

Planning Code of Good Practice - Section 16.3 pdf icon PDF 340 KB

16.4

Protocol on the use of ICT by Members - Section 16.4 pdf icon PDF 241 KB

16.5

Independent Person Protocol - Section 16.5 pdf icon PDF 158 KB

17.1

Officers' Code of Conduct - Section 17.1 pdf icon PDF 393 KB

17.2

Whistleblowing Code - Section 17.2 pdf icon PDF 141 KB

17.3

Indemnity 1996 - Section 17.3 pdf icon PDF 121 KB

18.

Conventions for the Management of Council Business pdf icon PDF 160 KB

18.1

Protocol - Arrangements for Crime and Disorder Scrutiny - Section 18.1 pdf icon PDF 142 KB

18.2

Petitions Scheme - Section 18.2 pdf icon PDF 215 KB

18.3

Members Items/Councillor Call for Action (CCFA) - Section 18.3 pdf icon PDF 248 KB

Part 6 - Members' Allowances Scheme

19.

Members Allowances Scheme & Guidance - Section 19 pdf icon PDF 286 KB

Part 7 - Management Structure

20.

Management Structure - Section 20 pdf icon PDF 116 KB

20.1

Management Structure for RIPA - Section 20A pdf icon PDF 61 KB