The Committee was established on 22 June 2011. The Finance Committee’s role is to carry out the functions set out in Standing Order 19. This includes consideration of the use of resources by the Assembly Commission or Welsh Ministers, and in particular reporting during the annual budget round. The Committee may also consider any other matter relating to expenditure from the Welsh Consolidated Fund.
The Finance Committee’s remit also includes specific statutory powers under the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2013 relating to responsibilities for governance oversight of the Wales Audit Office.
Legislation currently under scrutiny
Forward work programme
The Forward Work Programme sets out the work that the Committee intends to carry out in the following weeks and months.
Work completed by the Finance Committee
Last updated: 2 February 2016
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National Assembly for Wales
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