Decision details

Emergency Decision Making Arrangements

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




The provisions set out below be incorporated in the Council's Procedure Rules for a time limited period expiring at the end of the 2021/22 Municipal Year:


i)             the Chief Executive Officer, in consultation with the Monitoring Officer, the Director of Public Health, the Leader of the Council and the Leader of the Opposition, be authorised to make any temporary adjustments to the arrangements for meetings of Council and its Committees as may be required in the interests of public safety where the urgent need arises between meetings of Council; and


ii)            Any such adjustments approved under the above delegation which have the effect of temporarily modifying aspects of the Constitution be subject to subsequent review at the next meeting of Council.


Publication date: 14/07/2021

Date of decision: 13/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/07/2021 - Corporate and Resources Committee

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