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Public Accounts Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Public Accounts Committee examines the value for money of Government projects, programmes and service delivery. Drawing on the work of the National Audit Office the Committee holds government officials to account for the economy, efficiency and effectiveness of public spending.

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Farmers and taxpayers failed by dysfunctional leadership
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on failures to deliver subsidy payments to farmers
2 March 2016
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Accountability for taxpayers' money discussed by senior civil servants
Public Accounts Committee discusses the challenges of accounting officers in delivering value for money
26 February 2016
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Progress report is 'wake up call' over support for neurological patients
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on state of support for neurological patients
26 February 2016
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HMRC should lead way in reform of International tax rules
Public Accounts Committee publishes report following Google's tax settlement with HMRC
24 February 2016
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Action needed to improve oversight of fire and rescue services
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on financial sustainability of fire and rescue services
17 February 2016
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Franchising must form part of clear vision for rail network
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on rail franchising reform
12 February 2016
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Google's tax deal scrutinised
Public Accounts Committee examines corporate tax deals
5 February 2016
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Reform of cancer drugs fund must consider benefits to patients
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on funding for cancer drugs
5 February 2016
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Universal Credit: New concerns over delays and lack of clarity
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on delays in Universal Credit
3 February 2016
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Use of consultants and temporary staff examined
Public Accounts Committee reviews use of consultants and temporary staff in Government
29 January 2016
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Contracted out health and disability assessments examined
Public Accounts Committee examines contracted out health and disability assessments
29 January 2016
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Chair's statement on corporate tax deals
Meg Hillier, Public Accounts Committee Chair, issues statement on corporate tax deals
28 January 2016
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‘Real test still to come' for pensions auto-enrolment
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on automatic enrolment to workplace pensions
27 January 2016
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Disposal of public land for new homes examined
Public Accounts Committee reviews use of disposed public land for new homes
22 January 2016
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‘Significant action' needed now to combat diabetes
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on management of adult diabetes services in NHS: progress review
22 January 2016
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Eurostar sell-off raises concerns over handling of public assets
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on the sale of Eurostar
20 January 2016
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Sustainability and financial performance of acute hospital trusts examined
Public Accounts Committee questions Department of Health and NHS representatives
18 January 2016
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Water regulator must act to secure better deal for customers
Public Accounts Committee publishes report on economic regulation of the water sector
13 January 2016
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Chair's statement on use of consultants and temporary staff
Meg Hillier, Public Accounts Committee Chair, issues statement on use of consultants and temporary staff
13 January 2016
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Chair's statement on Contracted-out health and disability assessments
Chair of Public Accounts Committee issues statement on contracted-out health and disability assessments
8 January 2016
Total results 547 (page 24 of 28)