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Dear Dover District Council,

The Social Media policy for members states - 'At least annually, the Monitoring Officer will report to the Standards Committee in anonymized form any breaches of this policy that don’t result in a breach of the Code of Conduct' (10.2).

Could you please share with me all annual reports to date in accordance with this policy statement?

Yours faithfully,

Charlie Milton

DDC FreedomOfInformation, Dover District Council

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Dear Mr Milton

 

I am writing in respect of your enquiry for information held by this
Authority received on 12 October 2018 and to confirm that we have
completed the search for the information that you requested.  The
information you have sought is set out below.

 

·        The Social Media policy for members states - 'At least annually,
the Monitoring Officer will report to the Standards Committee in
anonymized form any breaches of this policy that don’t result in a breach
of the Code of Conduct' (10.2).  Could you please share with me all annual
reports to date in accordance with this policy statement?

As there have been no breaches of the Social Media Policy for Members, no
report has been prepared.  Any breaches would be contained within the
Annual Report of the Standards Committee (now the Governance Committee). 
The Annual Reports for the past two years are on our website at:

[1]Annual Report of the Governance Committee 2016/17

[2]Annual Report of the Governance Committee 2017/18

 

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Kerry

 

 

Kerry Scott
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Dover District Council
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No breaches of the social media policy which includes -

7. PROHIBITED USE
7.1 Members must avoid making any social media communications that could reasonably be regarded as bringing their office of the Council into disrepute.
7.2 Members must not use social media to
(a) defame or disparage any person;
(b) nor to harass, bully or unlawfully discriminate against any person:

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