Localism Bill

AMENDMENT
TO BE MOVED
ON REPORT

Clause 17

LORD WILLS

 

Page 23, line 2, leave out subsection (1) and insert—

“( ) A relevant authority must adopt a code dealing with the conduct that is expected of members and co-opted members of the authority when they are acting in that capacity (referred to in this section as a “financial code of conduct”) and where there is an actual or perceived conflict of interest between their position and their private financial interests.

( ) A relevant authority may also adopt a code dealing with other conduct that is expected of members and co-opted members of the authority when they are acting in that capacity (referred to in this section as a “code of conduct”).”

Prepared 29th July 2011