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Local Government and Elections (Wales) Act 2021

Section 115 and Schedule 10 – New name and functions of audit committees

512.Section 115 amends section 81 of the 2011 Measure (principal councils to appoint audit committees) to change the name of audit committees to “governance and audit committees” and confer additional functions on those committees.

513.As a result of the change of name a number of consequential amendments are made to the 2011 Measure and these are set out in Schedule 10, which is introduced by this section.

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