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Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Act 2017

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsors:
Wendy Morton
Baroness Eaton

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

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Act 2017 c.25 27.04.2017

Latest news on the Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Act 2017

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 27 April 2017.

The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

 

Summary of the Local Audit (Public Access to Documents) Act 2017

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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