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Sovereign Grant Act 2011

Savings for audit of the Queen’s Civil List

143.Paragraph 4 ensures that the audit powers for the civil list continue until all the audit duties for the civil list have been completed, including after the Civil List Audit Act 1816 has been repealed on 1 April 2012 by this Act.

144.Paragraph 5 provides that the disqualifications under the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975 and the Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975 remain in force until all the duties of the Auditor of the Civil List have been completed.

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