4th June 2003
THE DRAFT PUBLIC AUDIT (WALES) BILL
ORAL EVIDENCE SESSIONS
MONDAY 9 JUNE FROM 3.00 PM AT THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY FOR WALES, CARDIFF, COMMITTEE ROOM 1
3.00 pm - Welsh Local Government Association
3.45 pm - Ann Lloyd, Director, NHS Wales
4.30 pm - Prof Colin Talbot, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Glamorgan
5.00 pm - Sue Essex AM, Minister for Finance, Local Government and Public Services
The meeting will be open to the public; no prior reservation is necessary.
WEDNESDAY 11 JUNE FROM 3.00 PM AT THE HOUSE OF COMMONS
3.00 pm - Sir John Bourn KCB, Auditor General for Wales, and Ian Summers, Financial Director National Audit Office, Wales
4.15pm - Audit Commission
Date for Oral Evidence from the Under-Secretary of State for Wales will be announced in due course
The meetings at the House of Commons will be open to the public. They will take place in Committee Rooms either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House. Those wishing to attend should confirm the venue by calling the House of Commons Committee Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.
The Committee intends to publish the transcript of these meetings on its homepage as soon as practically possible: (
For further information about the work of the Committee, please contact Paul Derrett, Assistant to the Committee, on 020 7219 3264 or e-mail
Membership of the Committee: Mr Martyn Jones MP (Chairman), Mr Martin Caton MP, Dr Hywel Francis MP, Ms Julie Morgan MP, Mr Albert Owen MP, Mr Adam Price MP, Mr Mark Prisk MP, Mr Huw Edwards MP, Mr Bill Wiggin MP, Mrs Betty Williams MP and Mr Roger Williams MP.