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Sylvia Griffin

Councillor for Rochester South and Horsted

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Sylvia Mary Griffin
Rochester South and Horsted
Conservative

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Terms of Office

Sylvia Griffin has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council

Rochester South and Horsted
  3 May 2007 -

Warren Wood
  4 May 2000 - 1 May 2003

Committee Appointments

Sylvia Griffin serves on the following committees:

Regeneration, Culture and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee
School Transport and Curriculum Appeals Committee

Click on the name of a committee above to see all its members and find out what role the committee plays on the Council.

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 Sylvia Griffin received each year for these was:

2017/2018 2017/2018 2017/2018 £8,889.00

Basic £8,889.00
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2016/2017 2016/2017 2016/2017 £9,029.00

Basic £8,836.00
Special Responsibility £193.00
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2015/2016 2015/2016 2015/2016 £8,847.00

Basic £8,783.00
Special Responsibility £64.00
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2014/2015 2014/2015 2014/2015 £8,826.18

Basic £8,730.84
Special Responsibility £95.34
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2013/2014 2013/2014 2013/2014 £8,826.18

Basic £8,730.84
Special Responsibility £95.34
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2012/2013 2012/2013 2012/2013 £8,787.15

Basic £8,755.37
Special Responsibility £31.78
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2011/2012 2011/2012 2011/2012 £9,090.90

Basic £9,025.20
Special Responsibility £65.70
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2010/2011 2010/2011 2010/2011 £9,025.20

Basic £9,025.20
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £0.00
All councillors

2009/2010 2009/2010 2009/2010 £9,416.25

Basic £9,025.20
Special Responsibility £376.65
Travel & Subsistence £14.40
All councillors

2008/2009 2008/2009 2008/2009 £12,866.08

Basic £8,935.80
Special Responsibility £3,749.28
Travel & Subsistence £181.00
All councillors

2007/2008 2007/2008 2007/2008 £11,247.86

Basic £7,901.79
Special Responsibility £3,119.27
Travel & Subsistence £226.80
All councillors

Total Total £104,850.80

Basic £96,638.24
Special Responsibility £7,790.36
Travel & Subsistence £422.20

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see a detailed breakdown of Sylvia Griffin's allowances. Click on "all councillors" to see how Sylvia Griffin's allowances compared to the other councillors for that year.

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. Sylvia Griffin's attendance record is as follows:

Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards. Click on "present" to see which meetings Sylvia Griffin attended in each term or click on "absent" to see which meetings Sylvia Griffin missed in each term.

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 Sylvia Griffin are as follows:

Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Sylvia Griffin 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

Sylvia Griffin has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council

2 May 2019
Rochester South and Horsted
  Sylvia Mary Griffin Upcoming

7 May 2015
Rochester South and Horsted
  Sylvia Mary Griffin 2,679 Elected

5 May 2011
Rochester South and Horsted
  Sylvia Griffin 2,042 Elected

3 May 2007
Rochester South and Horsted
  Sylvia Mary Griffin 1,518 Elected

1 May 2003
River
  Sylvia Mary Griffin 387 Defeated

4 May 2000
Warren Wood
  Sylvia Mary Griffin 848 Elected

1 May 1997
Earl
  Sylvia Mary Griffin 801 Defeated

Click on the ward name to see the full results for that ward.

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