Agenda and minutes

Standards Committee (HPBC)
Wednesday, 2nd September, 2020 6.30 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting

Contact: Linden Vernon Email:  linden.vernon@highpeak.gov.uk or Tel: 01538 395613 

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Items
No. Item

20/22

To receive Disclosures of Interest on any matters before the Committee

Minutes:

Councillor P Roberts declared an other interest in agenda item7 Outcome of Reports after Independent Investigations into alleged breaches of the Code of Conduct (Reason: one of the Parish Councillors mentioned had sent him a text).

20/23

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 93 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED: That the minutes of the meeting held on 11 March  2020 be approved as a correct record.

 

20/24

Local Government Association - Draft Model Member Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 69 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Consideration was given to an update with regards to the Local Government Association draft Model Member Code of Conduct.  Details of the LGA webinar on 17 September were available on their website and was recommended to members.

 

RESOLVED: That the report be noted.

 

20/25

Exclusion of the Press and Public

To resolve that the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following items of business as there may be disclosure of exempt information as defined in Part I of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972

 

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following items of business as there may be disclosure of exempt information as defined in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.

 

20/26

To approve the exempt minutes of the previous meeting

Minutes:

RESOLVED: That the exempt  minutes of the meeting held on 11 March  2020 be approved as a correct record.

 

20/27

Outcome of Reports after Independent Investigations into alleged breaches of the Code of Conduct

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the final reports issued by the independent Investigating Officer with regards to alleged breaches of the Code of Conduct by members of Chapel-en-le Frith Parish Council.

 

 

20/28

Complaints - Standards Committee Monitoring Report

Minutes:

Standards complaints received by the Monitoring Officer since the previous Committee meeting were discussed.