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Public expenditure and the select committees of the Commons by Vilma Flegmann

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Published by Gower in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons -- Committees.,
  • Government spending policy -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Appropriations and expenditures.

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Edition Notes

StatementVilma Flegmann.
LC ClassificationsHJ2096 .F55 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 74 p. ;
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2548217M
ISBN 100566050137
LC Control Number85030196

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The remit of the departmental select committees of the House of Commons, set out in Standing Order No. , ‘to examine the expenditure, policy and administration of the [principal government department] and associated public bodies’ has been glossed by the 10 ‘core tasks’ agreed by the Liaison Committee and endorsed by the House (House.   This book examines the key issues facing the House of Commons over the course of the Parliament - from the public finances to the UK's membership of the EU and from school places for children to climate change. The Committee notes the excellent work being carried out by the Public Accounts Committee in “after the event” oversight of spending on particular projects and programmes, and by the Treasury Committee in investigating fiscal and financial issues across its broad remit. In the Select Committee of Public Moneys, chaired by Sir Francis Baring, recommended a series of reforms to the appropriation and auditing procedures. In William Gladstone, who had become Chancellor of the Exchequer in , moved for the establishment of a Select Committee of Public .

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