Agenda

Virtual Live Streamed Meeting (At present, members of the public are unable to attend), Standards Committee - Wednesday, 15th December, 2021 2.00 pm

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Contact: Shirley Cooke 

Items
No. Item

1.

Declaration of Interest

To receive any declaration of interest from a Member or Officer regarding any item of business.

2.

Minutes of Meeting pdf icon PDF 335 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meetings held as follows:

 

  Minutes of the Standards Committee held on 16 June 2021.

  Minutes of the Dispensation Panel held on 12 November 2021 - To be

   approved by the three Panel Members only.

Additional documents:

3.

Member Development and Training

A report by the Human Resources Training Manager on Member training.

4.

Members' Annual Reports pdf icon PDF 10 KB

A report by the Head of Democratic Services to provide an update on various Member related issues.

5.

Conduct Complaints to the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales pdf icon PDF 645 KB

A report by the Director of Function (Council Business)/Monitoring Officer in relation to (a) County Councillors, and (b) Town/Community Councillors for Quarter 2 2021/2022.

6.

Adjudication Panel for Wales Decisions pdf icon PDF 313 KB

A report by the Director of Function (Council Business)/Monitoring Officer on the APW’s decisions since the last Standards Committee on 16 June 2021.

 

7.

Applications for Dispensations pdf icon PDF 454 KB

A report by the Director of Function (Council Business)/Monitoring Officer on the applications for dispensations considered by the Standards Committee.

 

8.

Responses from the Town and Community Councils regarding the Standard Committee's Newsletter pdf icon PDF 371 KB

A report by the Director of Function (Council Business)/Monitoring Officer on the responses received from the Town and Community Councils in relation to the general findings report distributed to all Town and Community Councils.

9.

S62-63 of the Local Government and Elections (Wales) Act 2021 pdf icon PDF 110 KB

A report by the Director of Function (Council Business) Monitoring Officer is appended setting out implications for the Standards Committee of new duties and Responsibilities under the legislation.

10.

Ethical Standards Framework pdf icon PDF 491 KB

A Report by the Director of Function (Council Business)/Monitoring Officer on the Ethical Standards Framework following receipt of a Report by Richard Penn published on the 14 October 2021. The Standards Committee to consider what actions they may wish to take forward in the light of the Report’s findings and recommendations.