Committee of Public Accounts Press Notices

Session 2006-07

The Session began on 15 November 2006

Date Inquiry Announcement
30 Oct 2007Reducing the reliance on landfill in England 57th report published
26 Oct 2007The Pensions Regulator Chairman's statement
26 Oct 2007Helping newly registered businesses meet their tax obligations 53rd report published
25 Oct 2007Committee of Public Accounts Recommendations accepted by Government
23 Oct 2007Heritage Lottery Fund 54th report published
18 Oct 2007The Academies Programme 52nd report published
16 Oct 2007Legal aid and mediation 51st report published
12 Oct 2007Assets Recovery Agency 50th report published
11 Oct 2007The Efficiency Programme: A second review of progress 48th report published
10 Oct 2007Introduction of ePassports 49th report published
9 Oct 2007Jobcentre Plus: Delivering effective services through Personal Advisers 56th report published
4 Oct 2007Improving Procurement in Further Education Colleges in England 41st report published
20 Sept 2007The Shareholder Executive and Public Sector Businesses 42nd report published
13 Sept 2007Clinical governance in primary care 47th report published
11 Sept 2007Ministry of Defence: Major Projects Report 2006 46th report published
6 Sept 2007The delays in administering the 2005 Single Payment Scheme in England 55th report published
27 July 2007NAO Report: Leaving the Services Chairman's statement
26 July 2007Standard Report on the accounts of HM Revenue and Customs: 45th report published
25 July 2007NAO Report: Department for Work and Pensions Accounts 2006-07 Chairman's statement
24 July 2007Tackling Anti-Social Behaviour 44th report published
20 July 2007NAO report: The Budget for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games Chairman's statement
19 July 2007NAO report: Helping people from workless households into work Chairman's statement
19 July 2007The restructuring of British Energy 43rd report published
18 July 2007Dr Foster Intelligence 40th report published
18 July 2007NAO report: Coal health compensation schemes Chairman's statement
17 July 2007Sure Start Children's Centres 38th report published
13 July 2007NAO Report: Government on the internet: Progress in delivering information and services online Chairman's statement
12 July 2007NAO Report: HMRC Standard Report 2006-07 Chairman's statement
12 July 2007Reserve Forces 36th report published
10 July 2007Preparations for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games - risk assessment and management 39th report published
6 July 2007NAO report: Accuracy in Processing Income Tax Chairman's statement
5 July 2007Child Support Agency: Implementation of the Child Support Reforms 37th report published
4 July 2007NAO report: Improving services for people with dementia Chairman's statement
3 July 2007Committee of Public Accounts - recommendations accepted Government accepts 95% of Committee's recommendations
3 July 2007Recruitment and retention in the Armed Forces 34th report published
28 June 2007BBC outsourcing: the contract between the BBC and Siemens Business Services 35th report published
26 June 2007Assessing the value for money of 33rd report published
21 June 2007The right of access to the open countryside 32nd report published
19 June 2007Central government's use of consultants 31st report published
15 June 2007NAO report: Building and maintaining river and coastal flood defences in England Chairman's statement
14 June 2007The modernisation of the West Coast Main Line 30th report published
12 June 2007ASPIRE - the re-competition of outsourced IT services 28th report published
7 June 2007Improving the use of temporary nursing staff in NHS acute and foundation trusts 29th report published
5 June 2007Delivering successful IT-enabled business change 27th report published
23 May 2007NAO report: Thames Gateway: Laying the foundations Chairman's statement
18 May 2007NAO report: Prescribing costs in primary care Chairman's statement
17 May 2007Progress in tackling pensioner poverty €“ encouraging take-up of entitlements 26th report published
15 May 2007Update on PFI debt refinancing and the PFI equity market 25th report published
10 May 2007Ofwat: Meeting the demand for water 24th report published
9 May 2007Tax Credits 22nd report published
8 May 2007The office accommodation of the DCMS and its sponsored bodies 23rd report published
1 May 2007Progress in combat identification 21st report published
27 April 2007NAO report: Helping individuals understand and complete their tax forms Chairman's statement
20 April 2007NAO report: Building for the future: sustainable construction and refurbishment on the government estate Chairman's statement
19 April 2007NAO report: Pay modernisation: A new contract for NHS consultants in England Chairman's statement
17 April 2007NAO report: Financial Management of the European Union Chairman's statement
17 April 2007Department of Health: The National Programme for IT in the NHS 20th report publlished
27 March 2007Belfast to Bangor Railway Meeting on 28 March cancelled
27 March 2007A Foot on the Ladder: Low cost home ownership assistance 19th report published
23 March 2007NAO report: Managing the Defence Estate: Quality and Sustainability Chairman's statement
22 March 2007DFID: Working with non-governmental and other civil society organisations to promote development 18th report published
20 March 2007Financial Management in the NHS 17th report published
16 March 2007NAO report: Heritage Lottery Fund Chairman's statement
15 March 2007NAO report €“ Estimating and monitoring the costs of building roads in England Chairman's statement
14 Mar 2007The provision of out-of-hours care 16th Report published
14 Mar 2007NAO report: Tackling rural poverty in developing countries Chairman's statement
13 Mar 2007National Physical Laboratory 15th Report published
8 Mar 2007NAO report: Improving the PFI tendering process Chairman's statement
8 Mar 2007Delivering digital tactical communications through the Bowman CIP Programme14th Report published
6 Mar 2007Smarter food procurement in the public sector 13th Report published
28 Feb 2007NAO report: The Shareholder Executive and public sector businesses Chairman's statement
21 Feb 2007NAO report: The Assets Recovery Agency Chairman's statement
21 May 2007NAO report: The Academies Programme Chairman's statement
8 Feb 2007NAO report: The Efficiency Programme: a second review of progress Chairman's statement
7 Feb 2007NAO report: Identity and Passport Service: Introduction of ePassports Chairman' statement
6 Feb 2007NAO Report: Dr Foster Intelligence: A joint venture between the Information Centre and Dr Foster LLP Chairman's statement
6 Feb 2007Supporting small business 11th Report published
2 Feb 2007NAO Report: Preparations for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games €“ Risk assessment and management Chairman's statement
31 Jan 2007Fines Collection 10th Report published
30 Jan 2007The Paddington Health Campus scheme 9th Report published
25 Jan 2007Tackling child obesity €“ first steps 8th Report published
24 Jan 2007NAO report - Big Science: Public investment in large scientific facilities Chairman's comment
23 Jan 2007DWP: Using leaflets to communicate with the public about services and entitlements 7th Report published
16 Jan 2007Gaining and retaining a job: the Department for Work and Pensions€™ support for disabled people 6th Report Published
11 Jan 2007NAO report: Improving quality and safety: progress in implementing clinical governance in primary care Chairman's comment
11 Jan 2007Gas distribution networks: Ofgem's role in their sale, restructuring and future regulation 4th Report Published
20 Dec 2006NAO Memorandum Chairman's statement
13 Dec 2006Collections management in the National Museums and Galleries of Northern Ireland 3rd Report Published
12 Dec 2006Postcomm and the quality of services 5th Report Published
11 Dec 2006NAO Report: Home Office Resource Accounts 2005-06 Chairman's statement
8 Dec 2006Improving literacy and numeracy in schools (Northern Ireland) 2nd Report Published
6 Dec 2006NAO report: Helping newly registered businesses meet their tax obligations Chairmans' statement
29 Nov 2006NAO report: Jobcentre Plus: Delivering effective services through Personal Advisers Chairman's report
24 Nov 2006NAO report: Major Projects Report 2006 Chairman's statement
23 Nov 2006Tsunami: provision of support for humanitarian assistance 1st Report Publication
22 Nov 2006NAO report: The modernisation of the West Coast Main Line Chairman's comment