Financial Accountability Bill 1997 (Hon. P.G. Pendal)

Bill No.59

The purpose of this Bill is to require financial accountability in relation to Government support for non-public sector bodies. It seeks to entrench in law the practice that within 28 days of a Minister signing an instrument of assistance details must be tabled in both Houses. There is also a role for the Public Accounts and Expenditure Review Committee and the Auditor General.

StatusLegislative Assembly Second Reading 09/10/1997
This Act comes into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent

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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 08/20/1997  
First Reading 08/20/1997  
Second Reading 09/10/1997  
Second Reading Speech