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Public Audit (Wales) Act 2013

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In this Act—

  • “Auditor General” (“Archwilydd Cyffredinol”) means the Auditor General for Wales (see Chapter 1 of Part 1);

  • “enactment” (“deddfiad”) means any enactment whenever passed or made, including—

    (a)

    an enactment contained in this Act, any other Act of the Assembly or an Assembly Measure, and

    (b)

    subordinate legislation (within the meaning given in the Interpretation Act 1978), whether made under an Act of the Assembly, an Assembly Measure or otherwise;

  • “financial year” (“blwyddyn ariannol”) means the 12 months ending with 31 March;

  • “local government body” (“corff llywodraeth leol”) has the meaning given in section 12 of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004;

  • “National Assembly” (“Cynulliad Cenedlaethol”) means the National Assembly for Wales;

  • “National Assembly Commission” (“Comisiwn y Cynulliad Cenedlaethol”) means the National Assembly for Wales Commission;

  • WAO” (“SAC”) means the Wales Audit Office (see Chapter 1 of Part 2);

  • “Welsh Government” (“Llywodraeth Cymru”) means the Welsh Assembly Government.

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