(1) Councillors are advised to contact their Research Officer for details of any Group Meetings which are planned for this meeting.
(2) Members of the public wishing to inspect "Background Papers" referred to in the reports on the agenda or Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act should contact:-
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(3) Persons making a declaration of interest should have regard to the Code of Conduct and the Council’s Standing Orders. Those declaring must indicate whether their interest is personal or prejudicial and the reasons for the declaration. Any Member or Officer who declares a prejudicial interest in an item must withdraw from the meeting during discussion and voting upon it, unless a dispensation has been granted.
Members or Officers requiring clarification on whether to make a declaration of interest are invited to contact Sara Allmond (Tel. 0115 977 3794) or a colleague in the Governance Team prior to the meeting.
(4) Members are reminded that Committee and Sub-Committee papers, with the exception of those which contain Exempt or Confidential Information, may be recycled.