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Constitution
Friday, 22nd May, 2015

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 20 KB

Article 2 - Members of the Council pdf icon PDF 19 KB

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

Article 4 - The Full Council and Policy Framework pdf icon PDF 24 KB

Article 5 - The Mayoralty pdf icon PDF 15 KB

Article 6 - Overview and Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 35 KB

Article 7 - The Cabinet pdf icon PDF 28 KB

Article 8 - Regulatory and Other Committees pdf icon PDF 36 KB

Article 9 - The Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 19 KB

Article 10 - Area Committees pdf icon PDF 28 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 24 KB

Article 14 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 21 KB

Article 15 - Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 14 KB

Article 16 - Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 18 KB

Article 17 - Whitby Harbour Management Board pdf icon PDF 38 KB

3.

Responsibility for Functions

3.1 Explanatory Note pdf icon PDF 17 KB

3.2 Functions of the Full Council pdf icon PDF 10 KB

3.3 Functions of the Committees, Sub Committees and Panels pdf icon PDF 22 KB

3.4 Cabinet Functions pdf icon PDF 17 KB

3.5 Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 9 KB

Schedule 1 - Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 23 KB

Schedule 2 - Individual Cabinet Member Delegation Scheme pdf icon PDF 35 KB

Schedule 3 - Scheme of Delegation to Officers pdf icon PDF 91 KB

Schedule 4 - Proper Officer Appointments pdf icon PDF 39 KB

4.

Rules of Procedure

4.1 Council Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 86 KB

4.2 Appointment of Members to External Bodies pdf icon PDF 30 KB

4.3 Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 93 KB

4.4 Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 33 KB

4.5 Additional Cabinet Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 28 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 39 KB

4.8 Financial and Contract Procedure Rules

Section I - Financial Regulations pdf icon PDF 82 KB

Section II - Financial Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 288 KB

Section III - Contract Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 109 KB

Additional documents:

Section IV - Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 43 KB

5.

Codes and Protocols

5.1 Members Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 72 KB

5.2 Officers' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 135 KB

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

5.4 Monitoring Officer Protocol pdf icon PDF 103 KB

5.5 Irregularity Response Plan pdf icon PDF 49 KB

5.6 Member and Officer Indemnity pdf icon PDF 22 KB

6.

Members Allowances pdf icon PDF 22 KB

7.

Management Structure pdf icon PDF 10 KB