Medway Elects
Michael Franklin
Councillor for Luton and Wayfield
Provisional #Medway2019 Candidate

Luton and Wayfield

Terms of Office

Michael Franklin has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  Luton and Wayfield 6 Feb 2019 -
  Luton and Wayfield 7 May 2015 - 6 Feb 2019

Councillors' Allowances

All councillors are entitled to a basic allowance and to claim for certain travel and subsistence expenses. Some councillors have special responsibilities (e.g. a cabinet portfolio or chairing a committee) and receive an additional allowance. The amount Michael Franklin received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Michael Franklin's allowances compared to the other councillors.

Attendance at Council Meetings

In addition to cabinet and committee meetings, the full Council meets six times a year and, unless there are extenuating circumstances, all councillors are expected to attend these meetings. Michael Franklin's attendance record is as follows:

Term Present Absent Attendance
2015-2019 22 1 95.7%
Total 22 1 95.7%

Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards.

Recorded Votes

Most decisions taken by councillors at meetings of the whole Council are made by unanimous agreement or, if the decision is disputed, by show of hands. However, the Council's Constitution states that in certain circumstances, or if six or more members request, a "recorded vote" may be taken, where each councillor's vote is recorded in the minutes of the meeting. The votes recorded for Michael Franklin are as follows:

2015 to 2019

Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Michael Franklin voted during that term. Click on the subject of a vote to see the full details of the motion and how the other councillors voted.

Electoral History

Michael Franklin has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2019: Luton and Wayfield
  Michael Franklin Provisional
2015: Luton and Wayfield
  Michael Franklin 1,745 Elected
2011: Luton and Wayfield
  Mike Franklin 1,108 Not Elected
2007: Luton and Wayfield
  Michael Edward Franklin 782 Not Elected

Click on the election name to see the full election results.

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