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Constitution
Wednesday, 1st October, 2014

Contact: Democratic Services 

Items
No. Item

1.

Part 1 - Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 80 KB

2.

Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution

2.1

Article 1 - The Constitution pdf icon PDF 72 KB

2.2

Article 2 - Councillors pdf icon PDF 83 KB

2.3

Article 3 - Citizens and the Council pdf icon PDF 51 KB

2.4

Article 4 - The Council Meeting pdf icon PDF 93 KB

2.5

Article 5 - Mayor and Deputy Mayor pdf icon PDF 55 KB

2.6

Article 6 - Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 83 KB

2.7

Article 7 - The Executive pdf icon PDF 64 KB

2.8

Article 8 - Ordinary Committees pdf icon PDF 52 KB

2.9

Article 9 - Health & Wellbeing Board pdf icon PDF 75 KB

2.10

Article 10 - Solutions SK Contributors Committee/ Stockport Homes Member Committee/ The Funding Committee pdf icon PDF 56 KB

2.11

Article 11 - The Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 69 KB

2.12

Article 12 - Area Committees pdf icon PDF 77 KB

2.13

Article 13 - Joint Arrangements pdf icon PDF 72 KB

2.14

Article 14 - Officers pdf icon PDF 73 KB

2.15

Article 15 - Decision-Making pdf icon PDF 80 KB

2.16

Article 16 - Finance, Contracts And Legal Matters pdf icon PDF 62 KB

2.17

Article 17 - Review And Revision of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 66 KB

2.18

Article 18 - Suspension, Interpretation And Publication Of Constitution pdf icon PDF 55 KB

2.19

Article 19 - Partnership Working pdf icon PDF 67 KB

2.20

Schedule 1 - Description Of Executive Arrangements pdf icon PDF 38 KB

3.

Part 3 - Scheme of Delegation pdf icon PDF 75 KB

3.1

Appendix 1 - Functions Reserved To The Council Meeting pdf icon PDF 49 KB

3.2

Appendix 2 - Functions Of The Executive ("Collective Functions") pdf icon PDF 60 KB

3.3

Appendix 3 - Individual Member Functions pdf icon PDF 55 KB

3.4

Appendix 4 - Area Committee Functions pdf icon PDF 62 KB

3.5

Appendix 5 - Ordinary Committees pdf icon PDF 119 KB

3.6

Appendix 6 - Standards Committee pdf icon PDF 40 KB

3.7

Appendix 7 - Scrutiny Committees pdf icon PDF 64 KB

3.8

Appendix 8 - Joint Committees pdf icon PDF 43 KB

3.9

Annexure 1 - Joint Committee For Highway And Transportation Services pdf icon PDF 49 KB

3.10

Annexure 2 - Greater Manchester Police And Crime Panel (GMPCP) Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 149 KB

3.11

Annexure 3 - Constitution of the STaR Joint Committee pdf icon PDF 212 KB

3.12

Appendix 9 - Officer Functions pdf icon PDF 60 KB

3.13

Appendix 10 - General Delegations to all Directors pdf icon PDF 133 KB

3.14

Annex 1 - Schedule of Delegation Arrangements for Development and Related Matters pdf icon PDF 87 KB

3.15

Annex 2 - Appointments to School Governing Bodies pdf icon PDF 43 KB

3.16

Annex 3 - Property Transactions Process Flowchart pdf icon PDF 45 KB

4.

Part 4 - Procedure Rules

4.1

PR1 - Council Meeting Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 147 KB

4.2

PR2 - Policy Framework and Budget Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 97 KB

4.3

PR3 - Executive Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 97 KB

4.4

PR4 - Scrutiny Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 108 KB

4.5

PR5 - Financial Procedures Rules pdf icon PDF 227 KB

4.6

PR6 - Contract Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 206 KB

4.7

PR7 - Access To Information Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 120 KB

4.8

PR8 - Officer Employment Procedure Rules pdf icon PDF 92 KB

5.

Part 5 - Codes And Protocols

5.1

CP1 - Code of Conduct for Councillors and Co-Opted Members pdf icon PDF 105 KB

5.2

CP2 - Officers Code of Conduct pdf icon PDF 127 KB

5.3

CP3 - Protocol On Councillor/Officer Relations pdf icon PDF 136 KB

5.4

CP4 - Confidential Reporting Policy ("Whistleblowing") pdf icon PDF 120 KB

5.5

CP5 - Procedure for Question Time at Executive and Committee Meetings pdf icon PDF 54 KB

5.6

CP6 - Open Forum Procedure pdf icon PDF 40 KB

5.7

CP7 - Area Committees & Ward Committees - Protocol for Relationships with Executive Councillors, Scrutiny Committees, Officers and Others pdf icon PDF 51 KB

5.8

CP8 - Protocol for Executive Decisions pdf icon PDF 82 KB

5.9

CP9 - Code of Conduct for Councillors and Officers Dealing with Planning and Development Matters pdf icon PDF 197 KB

5.10

CP10 - Code of Practice for Visiting Team Inspections pdf icon PDF 47 KB

5.11

CP11 - Arrangements for Public Speaking on Planning Applications at Area Committees and the Town Centre Committee pdf icon PDF 51 KB

5.12

CP12 - Local Honours pdf icon PDF 35 KB

5.13

CP13 - Nominations of Mayor and Deputy Mayor pdf icon PDF 43 KB

5.14

CP14 - Monitoring Officer Protocol pdf icon PDF 59 KB

5.15

CP15 - Councillor Call For Action pdf icon PDF 96 KB

5.16

CP16 - Petition Scheme pdf icon PDF 64 KB

5.17

CP17 - Appointment of Substitute Members of Committees pdf icon PDF 37 KB

6.

Part 6 - Members' Allowances Scheme pdf icon PDF 66 KB

7.

Part 7 - Management Structure pdf icon PDF 32 KB

8.

Part 8 - Proper Officer Appointments pdf icon PDF 71 KB

9.

Part 9 - AGMA Constitution pdf icon PDF 683 KB