Meeting documents

SCC Standards Committee
Thursday, 2nd February, 2023 10.00 am

Venue: Luttrell Room - County Hall, Taunton. View directions

Contact: Andrew Melhuish Email: or Clare Rendell Email: 

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Appointment of Chair for this meeting

**Public guidance notes contained in agenda annexe** pdf icon PDF 498 KB

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Apologies for Absence

To receive members apologies


Minutes of the Previous Meeting of the Standards Committee held on 8 December 2022 pdf icon PDF 95 KB

To note the minutes of the previous meeting of the Standards Committee, circulated within the agenda.


Declarations of Interest

Details of all Members’ interests in District, Town and Parish Councils can be viewed on the Council Website


The Statutory Register of Member’s Interests can be inspected via request to the Democratic Service Team. Any new or updated declarations of interest will be received.


Public Question Time

The Chair will allow members of the public to ask a question or make a statement about any matter on the agenda for this meeting. These questions may be taken during the meeting, when the relevant agenda item is considered, at the Chair’s discretion.


Proposed dispensation to all members to enable them to participate and vote in Council budget meeting pdf icon PDF 73 KB


Gifts and Hospitality pdf icon PDF 49 KB

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Annual Report of the Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 56 KB


Standards Committee and Hearing Panel Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 70 KB

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Complaints regarding Councillors Procedure - Report To Follow


Update from the Priority Groups