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Constitution - Thursday 25th August 2022

Items
No. Item

1.

Part 1 - Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 191 KB

2.

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 31 KB

2a

Article 1 - The Constitution pdf icon PDF 108 KB

2b

Article 2 - Members of the Council pdf icon PDF 115 KB

2c

Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 86 KB

2d

Article 4 - The Full Council pdf icon PDF 151 KB

2e

Article 5 - Chairing the Council pdf icon PDF 95 KB

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Article 6 - Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 57 KB

2g

Article 7 - The Executive pdf icon PDF 147 KB

2h

Article 8 - Regulatory and other Committees pdf icon PDF 71 KB

2i

Article 9 - The Audit and Governance Committee pdf icon PDF 128 KB

2j

Article 10 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 70 KB

2k

Article 11 - Officers pdf icon PDF 185 KB

2l

Article 12 - Decision making pdf icon PDF 127 KB

2m

Article 13 - Finance, Contracts and Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 52 KB

2n

Article 14 - Review and Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 57 KB

2o

Article 15 - Suspension, Interpretation and Publication of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 88 KB

2p

Schedule 1 - Description of Executive Arrangements pdf icon PDF 56 KB

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Part 3 - Responsibility for Functions pdf icon PDF 21 KB

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Responsibilities for Local Choice Functions pdf icon PDF 488 KB

3b

Executive Members and Portfolios pdf icon PDF 56 KB

3c

Terms of Reference for Council, Executive and Regulatory Committees pdf icon PDF 471 KB

3d

Delegations to Officers and Deputies pdf icon PDF 1 MB

4.

Part 4 - Rules of Procedure pdf icon PDF 30 KB

4a

Index of Standing Orders pdf icon PDF 170 KB

4b

Council Standing Orders pdf icon PDF 1 MB

4c

Financial Regulations pdf icon PDF 691 KB

4d

Procurement and Contract Procedures pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Additional documents:

4e

Access to Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 457 KB

4f

Budget and Policy Framework Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 219 KB

4g

Executive Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 281 KB

4h

Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 313 KB

4i

Terms of Reference for Scrutiny Committees and Joint Consultation and Negotiation Committee pdf icon PDF 311 KB

4j

Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 143 KB

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4.11 Strata - Terms of Reference and Rules of Procedure for the Joint Executive Committee and Joint Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 872 KB

4l

South East Devon Habitat Regulations Executive - Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 2 MB

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Part 5 - Codes and Protocols pdf icon PDF 30 KB

5a

The Exeter Conventions pdf icon PDF 59 KB

5b

The General Principles of Good Conduct pdf icon PDF 93 KB

5c

Members' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 761 KB

5d

Officers' Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 340 KB

5e

Protocol on Member/Officer Relations pdf icon PDF 416 KB

5f

Media Protocol for Portfolio Holders and Scrutiny Chairs pdf icon PDF 146 KB

5g

Whistleblowing Policy pdf icon PDF 371 KB

5h

Counter Fraud Strategy pdf icon PDF 442 KB

5i

Local Planning Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 303 KB

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Dispensations pdf icon PDF 58 KB

5k

Petitions Scheme pdf icon PDF 308 KB

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Recording at Meeting Protocol pdf icon PDF 181 KB

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Part 6 - Members' Allowance Scheme pdf icon PDF 32 KB

6a

Members' Allowance Scheme pdf icon PDF 170 KB

6b

Members Parental Leave Policy pdf icon PDF 172 KB

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Part 7 - Management Structure pdf icon PDF 39 KB

Additional documents:

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Management Structure pdf icon PDF 249 KB

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Covid19 Supplementary Update pdf icon PDF 102 KB