P-04-454 Call to end Councillor and Assembly Member Dual Role

The petitioner asks the Welsh Government to bring forward legislation to bar the practice currently exhibited by 7 currently serving Assembly Members to hold TWO elected positions simultaneously,namely holding office as a Councillor witin the Welsh Jurisdiction and also holding office as an elected Assembly Member in the National Assembly of Wales.


Petition raised by: Nortridge Perrott


Date petition first considered by Committee:  29 January 2013

Number of signatures: 52

The Committee considered this petition on 23 February 2016 under Agenda Item 4 – Petitions Proposed for Closure, and agreed to close the petition.


Business type: Petition

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

First published: 16/05/2016