Skip to main content

Local Audit and Accountability Act

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, session 2013-14

Last updated: 31 January 2014 at 09:05

See full passage

Long title

A 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.

Sponsoring departments

Department for Communities and Local Government
Baroness Hanham
Conservative, Life peer
Department for Communities and Local Government
Mr Eric Pickles
Conservative, Brentwood and Ongar

Current version of the Bill

Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 c.2
5 February 2014
Commons

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Lords
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Bill in the House of Commons
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Final stages
Consideration of amendments
Royal Assent
Key
Complete
In progress
Not applicable
Not yet reached