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Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Wendy Morton

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Lords 2nd reading: House of Lords | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 115 (as introduced) | PDF version, 60KB 27.03.2017

Latest news on the Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Bill 2016-17

First reading took place on 27 March. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

Summary of the Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to extend public access to certain local audit documents under section 26 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014.

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