Decision details

Constitution update

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The following update to the Councils Constitution was agreed:

That Council agree to delete paragraph 2.1.3 at page 55 of Part 3 of the Constitution which reads:

“A Member of the Cabinet is excluded from membership of any Regulatory Committee.”


And insert a new clause 2.1.3 to read :


“A Member of the Cabinet is permitted to be a  member of any Regulatory Committee but shall not attend any committee meeting which is hearing an appeal or review against a decision which is made by a service which falls within their Portfolio”


Publication date: 28/01/2020

Date of decision: 22/01/2020

Decided at meeting: 22/01/2020 - Council

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