Manchester City Council

Standards Committee meeting

Agenda

Minutes

Minutes: Read the Minutes

Minutes from 1 February 2006

Present:

  • Lord Mayor - In the Chair
  • Councillors Burns, Carroll, A.Jones and Whitmore. Mr. A. Wright - Independent Member

(Apologies were received from John Worstencroft-Parr, who is currently in hospital and Members sent him their best wishes)

ST/06/9 Minutes

Decision

To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 16 January 2006.

ST/06/10 Exclusion of Public

Decision

To exclude the public during consideration of the following item, which contains confidential information as defined in Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 and as indicated in these Minutes. At this point Mr. Wright took over as Chair of the meeting.

ST/06/11 Report SBE10571.05

[Public excluded by virtue of the disclosure of exempt information of the type referred to in Paragraphs 16 &19, Part 1,Schedule 12A Local Government Act 1972 (as amended)]

The Committee considered a detailed report of the Monitoring Officer following an investigation undertaken by the Investigating Officer into an allegation of misconduct of a Council Member.

Decision

To concur with the Investigating Officer's findings that the circumstances of the complaint do not represent a breach of the Council's Code of Conduct.