Standards Minutes

Date:
Thursday, 3rd July, 2014
Time:
7.00 pm
Place:
Front Committee Room, Town Hall, Reigate
 

Attendance Details

Present:
Councillors Mrs. D.A. Ross-Tomlin, (Chairman from Item 2 onwards), R.C. Newstead, Mrs. R. Renton and S. Rickman.
Min NoDescriptionResolution
Part I
1 ELECTION OF CHAIRMAN
To elect a chairman for the committee for the Municipal Year 2014/15

RESOLVED that Mrs. D.A. Ross-Tomlin be elected Chairman of the Committee for the Municipal Year 2014/15.

2 2. ELECTION OF VICE-CHAIRMAN
To elect a vice-chairman for the committee for the Municipal Year 2014/15

RESOLVED that Councillor Mrs. R. Renton be elected Vice-Chairman of the Committee for the Municipal Year 2014/15.

3 MINUTES
To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 3 April 2013.

RESOLVED that the Minutes of the meeting held on 3rd April 2013 be approved as a correct record.

4 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE AND SUBSTITUTIONS

Member: Councillor Mrs. J.S. Bray.
Co-opted Member: Councillor S. Norton and Mrs. J. Cook.
Others: Mr R. Pett (Independent Person).
 

5 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

None.

6 STANDARDS UPDATE
To receive a report from the Deputy Monitoring Officer.

The Committee received an update on Standards matters. The report covered:


• Appointment of Monitoring Officer;
• Code of Conduct – informal stage;
• Group Leader meetings;
• Complaints;
• Member training; and
• Registerable interests.

 

Members noted the process for considering complaints if they are received. It was agreed that the complaints process be circulated to Members of the Committee.
 

RESOLVED that the report be noted.

7 MEETINGS: 2014/15
To note the meetings of the committee scheduled for 2014/15:
11 September 2014
20 November 2014
18 March 2015

The Committee noted the meetings of the Committee scheduled for 2014/15: 11 September 2014, 20 November 2014 and 18 March 2015.

8 ANY OTHER URGENT BUSINESS

None.

The meeting closed at 7.11 p.m.