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Constitution
Monday, 5th November, 2012

Items
No. Item

1.

Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 34 KB

2.

Articles of the Constitution

Article 1 - The Constitution including the Mission Statement and Corporate Objectives pdf icon PDF 19 KB

Article 2 - Members of the Council pdf icon PDF 20 KB

Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 23 KB

Article 4 - The Full Council & Policy Framework pdf icon PDF 51 KB

Article 5 - The Mayoralty pdf icon PDF 14 KB

Article 6 - Overview and Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 39 KB

Article 7 - The Cabinet pdf icon PDF 29 KB

Article 8 - Regulatory and other Committees pdf icon PDF 35 KB

Article 9 - The Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 17 KB

Article 10 - Area Committees pdf icon PDF 27 KB

Article 11 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 27 KB

Article 12 - Officers pdf icon PDF 31 KB

Article 13 - Decision Making pdf icon PDF 55 KB

Article 14 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 56 KB

Article 15 - Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 13 KB

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

Article 17 - Whitby Harbour Management Board pdf icon PDF 43 KB

3.

Responsibility for Functions

3.1 Explanatory Note pdf icon PDF 15 KB

3.2 Functions of the Full Council pdf icon PDF 11 KB

3.3 Functions of the Committees, Sub Committees and Panels pdf icon PDF 18 KB

3.4 Cabinet Functions pdf icon PDF 17 KB

3.5 Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 27 KB

Schedule 1 - Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 22 KB

Schedule 2 - Individual Cabinet Member Delegation Scheme pdf icon PDF 38 KB

Schedule 3 - Scheme of Delegation to Officers pdf icon PDF 129 KB

Schedule 4 - Proper Officer Appointments pdf icon PDF 51 KB

4.

Rules of Procedure

4.1 Council Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 125 KB

4.2 Appointment of Members to External Bodies pdf icon PDF 27 KB

4.3 Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 84 KB

4.4 Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 29 KB

4.5 Additional Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 26 KB

4.6 Additional Area Committee Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 22 KB

4.7 Additional Overview and Scrutiny Committee Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 37 KB

4.8 Financial & Contract Procedure Rules

Section I - Financial Regulations pdf icon PDF 70 KB

Section II - Financial Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 297 KB

Section III - Contract Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 363 KB

Section IV - Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 71 KB

5.

Codes and Protocols

5.1 Members' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 50 KB

5.2 Officers' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 4 MB

5.3 Protocol on Member/Officer Relations pdf icon PDF 35 KB

5.4 Monitoring Officer Protocol pdf icon PDF 104 KB

5.5 Irregularity Response Plan pdf icon PDF 49 KB

5.6 Member and Officer Indemnity pdf icon PDF 21 KB

6.

Members' Allowances pdf icon PDF 26 KB

7.

Management Structure