Terms of Reference
1. To consider allegations of misconduct against councillors and co-opted members of the Council and to impose appropriate sanctions in the case of a breach being found.
2. To specify whether any sanction should take effect immediately or at a later date and whether the sanction should be time limited.
Code of Conduct Panels have no power to suspend or disqualify a councillor or co-opted member, or to withdraw basic or special responsibility allowances.
Any three councillors drawn from the Governance & Audit Committee based on their availability. In addition there will be one non-voting co-opted member on each Panel.
Support officer: Hannah Harding. 01344 354068