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Constitution
Thursday 18th October 2018

Items
No. Item

1.

Part 1 - Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 60 KB

2.

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 13 KB

2a

Article 1 - The Constitution pdf icon PDF 54 KB

2b

Article 2 - Members of the Council pdf icon PDF 45 KB

2c

Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 39 KB

2d

Article 4 - The Full Council pdf icon PDF 62 KB

2e

Article 5 - Chairing the Council pdf icon PDF 50 KB

2f

Article 6 - Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 35 KB

2g

Article 7 - The Executive pdf icon PDF 48 KB

2h

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

2i

Article 9 - The Audit and Governance Committee pdf icon PDF 47 KB

2j

Article 10 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 36 KB

2k

Article 11 - Officers pdf icon PDF 53 KB

2l

Article 12 - Decision making pdf icon PDF 48 KB

2m

Article 13 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 33 KB

2n

Article 14 - Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 35 KB

2o

Article 15 - Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 40 KB

2p

Schedule 1 - Description of Executive Arrangements pdf icon PDF 36 KB

3.

Part 3 - Responsibility for Functions pdf icon PDF 14 KB

3a

Responsibilities for Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 87 KB

3b

Executive Members and Portfolios pdf icon PDF 105 KB

3c

Terms of Reference for Council, Executive and Regulatory Committees pdf icon PDF 74 KB

3d

Delegations to Officers and Deputies pdf icon PDF 171 KB

4.

Part 4 - Rules of Procedure pdf icon PDF 13 KB

4a

Index of Standing Orders pdf icon PDF 42 KB

4b

Council Standing Orders pdf icon PDF 154 KB

4c

Financial Regulations pdf icon PDF 128 KB

4d

Procurement and Contract Procedures pdf icon PDF 791 KB

Additional documents:

4e

Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 82 KB

4f

Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 55 KB

4g

Executive Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 68 KB

4h

Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 72 KB

4i

Terms of Reference for Scrutiny Committees and Joint Consultation and Negotiation Committee pdf icon PDF 71 KB

4j

Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 50 KB

4k

4.11 Strata - Terms of Reference and Rules of Procedure for the Joint Executive Committee and Joint Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 126 KB

4l

South East Devon Habitat Regulations Executive - Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 230 KB

5.

Part 5 - Codes and Protocols pdf icon PDF 13 KB

5a

The Exeter Conventions pdf icon PDF 32 KB

5b

The General Principles of Good Conduct pdf icon PDF 43 KB

5c

Members' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 81 KB

5d

Officers' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 77 KB

5e

Protocol on Member/Officer Relations pdf icon PDF 91 KB

5f

Media Protocol for Portfolio Holders and Scrutiny Chairs pdf icon PDF 56 KB

5g

Whistleblowing Policy pdf icon PDF 92 KB

5h

Counter Fraud Strategy pdf icon PDF 89 KB

5i

Local Planning Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 74 KB

5j

Petitions Scheme pdf icon PDF 77 KB

5k

Recording at Meeting Protocol pdf icon PDF 59 KB

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Part 6 - Members' Allowance Scheme pdf icon PDF 14 KB

6a

Members' Allowance Scheme pdf icon PDF 71 KB

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Part 7 - Management Structure pdf icon PDF 20 KB

7a

Management Structure