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Bimonthly Report Update

 

August 2006

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Hawker Britton’s Bimonthly Report Update presents the latest audits from the NSW Auditor-General and developments in NSW Parliamentary Committees.

NSW Audit-General Reports to Parliament

Performance Audits Tabled
Report No

Date

Agency or Issue Examined

Title

155

19 July 2006

Follow-up of 2002 Performance Audit

Regulating the Clearing of Native Vegetation

154

29 June 2006

Follow-up of 2002 Performance Audit

Managing Sick Leave in NSW Police and the Department of Corrective Services

153

21 June 2006

Performance Information

Agency Use of Performance Information to Manage Services

Performance Audits in Progress
Title

Planned Tabling Date

Roads and Traffic Authority – Condition of our Roads

16 August 2006

Special Education

6 September 2006

Managing Nursing Resources

3rd quarter of 2006

The distribution of Legal Aid in NSW

4th quarter of 2006

Infectious Disease Outbreaks – Readiness to Respond

4th quarter of 2006

Helping Elderly People access residential care

4th quarter of 2006

Managing Young Offenders

1st quarter of 2007

Dealing with Break and Entry

2nd quarter of 2007

Services for the Homeless

2nd quarter of 2007

NSW Parliamentary Committee Inquiries and Reports

Reports Tabled
Committee

Report

Date Tabled

Tobacco Smoking Committee

Tobacco Smoking in NSW

30 June 2006

Social Issues

Public Disturbances at Macquarie Fields

16 June 2006

Legislation Review

The Right to Silence: Responses to the Discussion Paper

 8 June 2006

GPSC 5

A Sustainable Water Supply for Sydney

 8 June 2006

Public Accounts

Inquiry into Public Private Partnerships

 8 June 2006

Snowy Hydro Inquiry

Proposed Sale of Snowy Hydro Ltd

 7 June 2006

GPSC 3

Issues relating to the operations and management of the Department of Corrective Services

 5 June 2006

Current Inquiries
Committee

Inquiry

Interim Report Due

Final Report Due

GPSC 1-5

Budget Estimates 2006-2007

 

30 November 2006

Public Accounts

Home and Community Care Program Inquiry

 

TBA

GPSC 2

Health impacts of air pollution in the Sydney Basin

 

TBA

Public Works

Inquiry into Sportsground Management in NSW

 

TBA

Legislation Review

Strict and Absolute Liability

 

TBA

Snowy Hydro Continued Public Ownership Committee

Continued Public Ownership of Snowy Hydro Ltd

 

27 October 2006

Joint Select Committee on the Cross City Tunnel

Cross City Tunnel – now extended to include the Lane Cove Tunnel

28 Feb 2006 (tabled)
18 May 2006 (tabled)

 

Ombudsman and Police Integrity Commission

Scrutiny of NSW Police Counter-terrorism and other powers

 

TBA

Ombudsman and Police Integrity Commission

Ten Year review of the police oversight system in NSW

 

TBA

Electoral Matters Committee

Voter Enrolment

 

30 September 2006

Children and Young People

Children Young People and the Built Environment

 

TBA

GPSC 2

Health Care Complaints Inquiry Review

 

TBA

Social Issues

Impact of Commonwealth Workchoices Legislation

 

23 Nov 2006

Health care Complaints

Inquiry into the adequacy of internal complaint handling systems and other methods to measure consumer satisfaction in relation to practices and clinics outside the hospital system

 

TBA

Public Bodies Review

Inquiry into Allocation of Social Housing

 

TBA

Staysafe Committee

Review of Road Safety Administration in NSW

 

TBA

Public Accounts

Tender for the Review of the Audit Office of NSW

 

TBA

Public Works

Inquiry into Municipal Waste Management in NSW

 

TBA

Public Bodies Review

Inquiry into the Public Trustee of NSW

 

TBA

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