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Constitution
Monday, 7th November, 2011

Items
No. Item

1.

Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 34 KB

Additional documents:

2.

Articles of the Constitution

Article 1 - The Constitution including the Mission Statement and Corporate Objectives pdf icon PDF 56 KB

Article 2 - Members of the Council pdf icon PDF 52 KB

Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 16 KB

Article 4 - The Full Council & Policy Framework pdf icon PDF 26 KB

Article 5 - The Mayoralty pdf icon PDF 40 KB

Article 6 - Overview and Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 77 KB

Article 7 - The Cabinet pdf icon PDF 61 KB

Article 8 - Regulatory and other Committees pdf icon PDF 72 KB

Article 9 - The Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 70 KB

Article 10 - Area Committees pdf icon PDF 56 KB

Article 11 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 66 KB

Article 12 - Officers pdf icon PDF 59 KB

Article 13 - Decision Making pdf icon PDF 55 KB

Article 14 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 53 KB

Article 15 - Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 37 KB

Article 16 - Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 41 KB

Article 17 - Whitby Harbour Management Board pdf icon PDF 77 KB

3.

Responsibility for Functions

3.1 Explanatory Note pdf icon PDF 29 KB

3.2 Functions of the Full Council pdf icon PDF 27 KB

3.3 Functions of the Committees, Sub Committees and Panels pdf icon PDF 44 KB

3.4 Cabinet Functions pdf icon PDF 42 KB

3.5 Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 29 KB

Schedule 1 - Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 52 KB

Schedule 2 - Individual Cabinet Member Delegation Scheme pdf icon PDF 75 KB

Schedule 3 - Scheme of Delegation to Officers pdf icon PDF 127 KB

Schedule 4 - Proper Officer Appointments pdf icon PDF 75 KB

4.

Rules of Procedure

4.1 Council Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 117 KB

4.2 Appointment of Members to External Bodies pdf icon PDF 55 KB

4.3 Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 114 KB

4.4 Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 56 KB

4.5 Additional Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 59 KB

4.6 Additional Area Committee Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 57 KB

4.7 Additional Overview and Scrutiny Committee Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 60 KB

4.8 Financial & Contract Procedure Rules

Section I - Financial Regulations pdf icon PDF 142 KB

Section II - Financial Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 283 KB

Section III - Contract Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 186 KB

Section IV - Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 66 KB

5.

Codes and Protocols

5.1 Members' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 82 KB

5.2 Officers' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 4 MB

5.3 Protocol on Member/Officer Relations pdf icon PDF 61 KB

5.4 Monitoring Officer Protocol pdf icon PDF 141 KB

5.5 Irregularity Response Plan pdf icon PDF 75 KB

5.6 Member and Officer Indemnity pdf icon PDF 40 KB

6.

Members' Allowances pdf icon PDF 59 KB

7.

Management Structure pdf icon PDF 17 KB