Agenda item

Amendments to Standing Orders - Virtual meetings (JS)


The Democratic Services Manager introduced the report and confirmed that the proposals reflected the issues identified in a previous presentation to the Members Forum.  The report provided clarification on the temporary changes during the Covid-19 Lockdown to support the Governments emergency legislation which would end in May 2021.




  1. To approve the temporary amendments to Standing Orders as set out in Appendix 1 of the report.


  1. To note the etiquette for virtual meetings of the Authority and its Committees as set out in Appendix 2 of the report.



The meeting adjourned for a short break at 12.15 and reconvened at 12.25 with Cllr B Lewis and Cllr Mrs G Heath leaving the meeting during this time.


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