The Public Accounts Commission Press Notice


24 June 2008

Meeting on 2 July: Change of Time

The Commission's meeting on Wednesday 2 July has been brought forward slightly, and the public session will now begin at 10.45 am.

Date, Time and Location Wednesday 2 July, 10.30am (private) 10.45 (public) in Room 7 at the House of Commons

Witness The National Audit Office.

Subject Consideration of the NAO's Corporate Plan for 2009-10 to 2011-12.

NOTES FOR EDITORS: The Commission is appointed under the National Audit Act 1983 to oversee, and, if satisfied, lay before the House of Commons, the annual Estimates for the National Audit Office. It also examines once a year the NAO's Corporate Plan, which covers a three year period.

The Commission's members are:- Rt Hon Alan Williams (Chairman) (Labour, Swansea West), Mr Richard Bacon (Conservative, South Norfolk), Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC (Labour, Camberwell and Peckham), Mr Edward Leigh (Conservative, Gainsborough), Dr William McCrea (DUP, South Antrim), Mr John McFall (Labour, West Dunbartonshire), Mr Austin Mitchell (Labour, Great Grimsby), Dr Nick Palmer (Labour, Broxtowe) and Mr Andrew Tyrie (Conservative, Chichester).

CONTACT FOR THE COMMISSION: The Secretary of the Commission, Mr Dorian Gerhold, may be contacted on: 020 7219 6257.