Skip to main content

National Audit Office

Volume 448: debated on Monday 3 July 2006

24. To ask the Chairman of the Public Accounts Commission what assessment the Commission has made of whether the National Audit Office has sufficient resources available to enable it to examine the value for money of claims handling agreements for miners' compensation. (81387)

The Comptroller and Auditor General has decided to include an examination of the Coal Health Compensation Schemes in his 2007-08 value for money programme, which will be considered by the Public Accounts Committee on 12 July. Work is planned to begin later this year. The forward National Audit Office programme is a matter for the Comptroller and Auditor General and the Public Accounts Committee.