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Annual Report 2017-2018

January 10, 2019

The Local Government Commissioner for Standards, Marie Anderson, has today issued her Annual Report for 2017-18. The Commissioner is responsible for the investigation and adjudication of complaints about alleged breaches of the Northern Ireland Local Government Code of Conduct for Councillors (the Code). The Code aims to ensure the proper use of council’s resources and … Continue reading Annual Report 2017-2018

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Councillor suspended over conflict of interest breaches

December 14, 2018

The Local Government Commissioner for Standards, Marie Anderson, has imposed a 3 month suspension on Councillor George Duddy (Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council) following an Adjudication Hearing held yesterday (13 December). The decision follows an investigation by Deputy Commissioner Paul McFadden into allegations that Councillor Duddy had breached the rules of the Local Government … Continue reading Councillor suspended over conflict of interest breaches

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