Graham Butland

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  • Election History
  • Party History
  • Division History
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  • Committees
  • Outside Bodies
  • Training History
  • Hospitality and Gifts
  • Allowances and Expenses
Graham Butland
06 May 2021
First Elected
04 June 2009
Conservative Party
Three Fields with Great Notley
Members' Suite
Essex County Council
PO Box 11
County Hall
Mobile Telephone No:
07768 357571

Roles and Responsibilities

01.07.23 Special Lead Member (Devolution) - accountable to the Leader, Cllr Kevin Bentley

Previous Roles

 Cabinet Member for Health and Deputy Cabinet Member for Adults and Children

Cabinet Member for Devolution, the Arts, Heritage and Culture

Link to Division Profiles (via Essex Open data – select division name from drop down box)
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Election History

Thu 4 Jun 2009 Wed 1 May 2013 Re-elected
Thu 2 May 2013 Wed 3 May 2017 Re-elected
Thu 4 May 2017 Wed 5 May 2021 Re-elected
Thu 6 May 2021  

Party Representation History

Conservative PartyThu 4 Jun 2009

Division Representation History

Braintree TownThu 4 Jun 2009 Wed 3 May 2017
Three Fields with Great NotleyThu 4 May 2017

Current Outside Body Appointments

Past Outside Body Appointments

Personal Register of Interests

Date of NoticeReceipt by Monitoring OfficerView
15 May 202011 June 2020

Meeting Declarations

Committee NameMeeting DateNatureView
Health Overview Policy and Scrutiny Committee07 April 2010Personal
Health Overview Policy and Scrutiny Committee07 April 2010Personal
Thu, 15 Dec 2022Code of Conduct 
Wed, 7 Dec 2022Member Briefing on Devolution 
Mon, 21 Nov 2022Green Infrastructure Briefing 
Mon, 18 Jul 2022Short Breaks Commissioning Strategy Briefing (Children and Families) 
Fri, 3 Dec 2021Trading Standards Briefing 
Mon, 11 Oct 2021Highways Winter Service Briefing 
Thu, 23 Sep 2021My Oracle Demonstration 
Mon, 19 Jul 2021Summer Covid Fund Induction 
Tue, 15 Jun 2021Cabinet and Deputy Cabinet Member Induction 
Wed, 9 Jun 2021Allowances, Expenses and ePayroll Induction 
Tue, 8 Jun 2021Social Media Induction 
Mon, 7 Jun 2021Highways Induction 
Thu, 27 May 2021Member Enquiries Induction 
Thu, 27 May 2021Locality Fund Induction 
Fri, 21 May 2021Adult Social Care Intro 
Mon, 17 May 2021Highways Induction 
Thu, 13 May 2021Code of Conduct and Standards 
Thu, 13 May 2021Children, Safeguarding and Education 
Tue, 11 May 2021Introduction to ECC 
Tue, 9 Mar 2021COVID Briefing 
Thu, 3 Dec 2020Polling Dates 
Mon, 30 Nov 2020COVID-19 Winter Grant 
Thu, 30 Jul 2020Training on Covid-19 
Tue, 7 Jul 2020Economic Development 
Tue, 23 Jun 2020Minerals and Waste Planning  
Mon, 2 Mar 2020Report It Tool 
Mon, 9 Dec 2019Essex Record Office 
Tue, 18 Dec 2018Garden Communities 
Tue, 13 Nov 2018Children in Care Council: working with us 
Wed, 28 Feb 2018E-Learning - Who we are and how we operate 
Wed, 28 Feb 2018E-Learning - Health and Safety  
Wed, 28 Feb 2018E-Learning - Anti Bribery and money Laundering 
Wed, 28 Feb 2018E-learning: Anti-Fraud and Corruption 
Wed, 28 Feb 2018E-learning: Equality and Diversity 
Wed, 28 Feb 2018E-learning: How we behave 
Wed, 28 Feb 2018E-learning: Information Governance 
Wed, 31 Jan 2018Prevent Training 
Tue, 16 Jan 2018Briefing on Gangs 
Thu, 29 Jun 2017Code of Conduct and Standards 
Tue, 26 May 2015Community Agents 
Tue, 19 May 2015Care Act 
Wed, 7 Jan 2015Police and Crime Panel Training Course 
Wed, 2 Apr 2014The role of the Health and Wellbeing Board 
Thu, 17 Oct 2013Overview and Scrutiny Realising the Potential: Developing the Scrutiny Board and the Chairman’s Role 
Mon, 3 Jun 2013The Health System 
Tue, 28 May 2013Children's Services 
Tue, 28 May 2013Education 
Tue, 14 May 2013ePayroll 
Tue, 14 May 2013Information Technology 
Fri, 10 May 2013Information Governance 
Thu, 9 May 2013Information Technology 
Wed, 8 May 2013Code of Conduct 
Wed, 8 May 2013Introductory Session 
Tue, 7 May 2013Welcome to the Council 
Thu, 24 Jan 2013Community Right to Challenge 
Thu, 1 Nov 2012Code of Conduct 
Wed, 31 Oct 2012Social Media 
Tue, 16 Oct 2012Economic Growth Strategy 
Wed, 25 Apr 2012Emergency Planning and the Olympics 
Thu, 29 Mar 2012School Improvement and Education 
Tue, 13 Mar 2012E-learning: Good Decision Making 
Tue, 21 Feb 2012Essex Waste Strategy 
Thu, 2 Feb 2012Essex Whole Place Community Budget 
Tue, 31 Jan 2012ESH Member Briefing 
Tue, 13 Dec 2011Member Development Charter Introductory Workshop 
Tue, 25 Oct 2011Council Protocols 
Tue, 12 Jul 2011Corporate Vision 
Tue, 5 Apr 2011Freedom of Information Requests 
Fri, 1 Apr 2011Transforming Essex - Member Briefing 
Tue, 11 May 2010Member Expenses and Allowances 
Mon, 7 Dec 2009Diversity and Equality 
Wed, 22 Jul 2009Corporate Parenting 
Tue, 9 Jun 2009Introductory Session One 
There are no hospitality and gift records for this member.

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Member Attendance

Attendance Summary

Expected attendances15 
Present as expected1387%
Apologies received2100% of absences
In attendance (as a visitor)1 

Attendance Details

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