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Bimonthly Report Update

October 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 Auditor General Report to Parliament
Performance Audits
Report No

Date

Agency or Issue Examined

Title

158

6 September 2006

Department of Education

Educating Primary School Children with Disabilities

157

16 August 2006

NSW Roads and Traffic Authority

Condition of State Roads

156

20 July 2006

Fraud Control Executive Brief

Fraud Control Improvement Kit: Meeting Your Fraud Control Obligations

Performance Audits in Progress
Title

Planned Tabling Date

Managing Nursing Resources

4th 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

Police Assistance Line: Follow-up Performance Audit

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

Readiness to Respond, Ambulance Services of NSW: Follow-up Performance Audit

2nd quarter of 2007

NSW Parliamentary Committee Inquiries and Reports
Current Inquiries
Committee

Inquiry

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

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

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 November 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 Works

Inquiry into Municipal Waste Management in NSW

TBA

Public Bodies Review

Inquiry into the Public Trustee of NSW

TBA

Staysafe (Road Safety)

Inquiry into the road safety situation in NSW over the period 2000-2005- Mid Tern Review of Road Safety 2010 strategic plan

TBA

GPSC 4

Operations of the Home Building Service

22 February 2007

Law and Justice

Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts

TBA

Law and Justice

Impacts of the Family Law Amendment (Shared Responsibility) Act 2006 (Cth)

1 December 2006

Reports Tabled
Committee

Report

Date Tabled

Electoral Matters

Inquiry into Voter Enrolment

27 September 2006

Public Review Bodies

Report on Corporate Governance

21 September 2006

Law and Justice

Review of the exercise of the functions of the Motor Accidents Authority and the Motor Accidents Council- Seventh Report

20 September 2006

Cross City Tunnel

The Lane Cove Tunnel Third Report

23 August 2006

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