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Local Government (Democracy) (Wales) Bill

Purpose of the consultation

A Government Bill, introduced by Carl Sargeant, Minister for Local Government and Communities. Following a change in ministerial portfolios in March 2013, the First Minister authorised Lesley Griffiths AM, Minister for Local Government and Government Business, as the new Member in Charge of the Bill, from 18 March 2013. The Business Committee has remitted the Bill to the Communities, Equality and Local Government Committee.


About the Bill


The provisions of the Bill are intended to reform the organisation and functions of the Local Government Boundary Commission for Wales. The Bill also contains provisions which would amend the Local Government (Wales) Measure 2011 in relation to the responsibilities of the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales and the structure of local authority audit committees.


Supporting documents

Contact details

Should you wish to speak to someone regarding this consultation, please use the below contact details:

Bethan Davies