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Volume 450: debated on Monday 23 October 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what guidance the Government have published on the procedures to be followed in order to move from a directly-elected mayor to a cabinet system. (94719)

Guidance on this matter is included in “New Council Constitutions: Guidance to English Local Authorities” which was published in 2001 as part of the guidance on new constitutional arrangements introduced by the Local Government Act 2000. This is available at: