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Lead Member

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Lead Members – Controlling Group

 

The Leader will be responsible for the appointment and removal of Lead Members who will advise and assist Portfolio Holders. The Leader will be responsible for determining the number of Lead Members and allocating their responsibilities and shall maintain a list setting out the responsibilities of each individual Lead member. Lead Members may not discharge any function of an Executive Member and are not members of the Executive.

 

Shadow Lead Members – Main Opposition Group

 

The Leader of the Opposition will be responsible for the appointment and removal of Shadow Lead Members who will advise and assist Shadow Cabinet Members. The Leader of Opposition will be responsible for determining the number of Shadow Lead Members and allocating their responsibilities.  

 

The names (and any amendments) of Lead Members and Shadow Lead Members shall be reported to the Council