Local Audit and Accountability Bill [HL] 2013-14
- Type of Bill:
- Government Bill
- Baroness Hanham
Department for Communities and Local Government
- Mr Eric Pickles
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Lords
- House of Lords
- House of Commons
- Royal Assent
- Report stage: House of Commons | 17.12.2013
|Bill 129 2013-14 as amended in Public Bill Committee | PDF version, 490KB||26.11.2013|
Latest news on the Local Audit and Accountability Bill [HL] 2013-14
The Bill is due to have its report stage and third reading on 17 December 2013.
The Bill completed its committee stage on 21 November 2013. It had its second reading debate on 28 October 2013.
Summary of the Local Audit and Accountability Bill [HL] 2013-14A Bill to make provision for, and in connection with, the abolition of the Audit Commission for local authorities and the National Health Service in England; to make provision about the accounts of local and certain other public authorities and the auditing of those accounts; to make provision about the appointment, functions and regulation of local auditors; to make provision about data matching; to make provision about examinations by the Comptroller and Auditor-General relating to English local and other public authorities; to make provision about the publication of information by smaller authorities; to make provision for directions to comply with codes of practice on local authority publicity; to make provision about council tax referendums; and for connected purposes.
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