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Public Audit (Wales) Act 2013

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2Office of Auditor General for Wales

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(1)The office of Auditor General for Wales (the “Auditor General”) is to continue.

(2)It is for Her Majesty to appoint a person to be Auditor General on the nomination of the National Assembly.

(3)No nomination is to be made until the National Assembly is satisfied that reasonable consultation has been undertaken with such bodies as appear to the Assembly to represent the interests of local government bodies in Wales.

(4)The person appointed holds office for up to 8 years.

(5)The person may not be appointed again.

(6)The validity of any act or omission of a person appointed as Auditor General is not affected by any defect in the person’s nomination or appointment.

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