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Christine Godwin

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Terms of Office

Christine Godwin has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council

Luton and Wayfield
  5 May 2011 - 7 May 2015

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 Christine Godwin received each year for these was:

2015/2016 2015/2016 2015/2016 £1,021.00

Basic £992.00
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £29.00
All councillors

2014/2015 2014/2015 2014/2015 £8,867.38

Basic £8,730.84
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £136.54
All councillors

2013/2014 2013/2014 2013/2014 £8,791.92

Basic £8,730.84
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £61.08
All councillors

2012/2013 2012/2013 2012/2013 £8,859.25

Basic £8,755.37
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £103.88
All councillors

2011/2012 2011/2012 2011/2012 £8,167.81

Basic £8,079.01
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £88.80
All councillors

Total Total £35,707.36

Basic £35,288.06
Special Responsibility £0.00
Travel & Subsistence £419.30

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see a detailed breakdown of Christine Godwin's allowances. Click on "all councillors" to see how Christine Godwin'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. Christine Godwin's attendance record is as follows:

Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards. Click on "present" to see which meetings Christine Godwin attended in each term or click on "absent" to see which meetings Christine Godwin 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 Christine Godwin are as follows:

23 Feb 2012
Council Plan 2012/2013 Against

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

Christine Godwin has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council

7 May 2015
Luton and Wayfield
  Christine Janice Godwin 1,685 Defeated

5 May 2011
Luton and Wayfield
  Christine Janice Godwin 1,467 Elected

3 May 2007
Strood South
  Christine Janice Godwin 1,395 Defeated

4 May 2000
Parkwood
  Christine Godwin 229 Defeated

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

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