§ Lord Lester of Herne Hill
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they are satisfied with the powers given to the Comptroller and Auditor-General and the National Audit Office to track the expenditure of public funds from United Kingdom sources. [HL636]
§ Lord McIntosh of Haringey
Parliament needs to be assured that public bodies and their finances are properly accounted for and managed. The Government92WA are open to discussion as to whether the powers of the Comptroller and Auditor—General and the National Audit Office need to be changed to meet new challenges, and have yet to form a firm view.