Broadcasting Act 2009

178.

Final accounts of BCI.

178.— (1) Final accounts of the BCI shall be drawn up by the Authority as soon as may be after the establishment day in such form as may be approved of by the Minister, and in respect of such period or periods as may be specified by the Minister.

(2) Accounts prepared under this section shall be submitted as soon as may be by the Authority for audit, and, immediately after the audit, a copy of the income and expenditure account and of the balance sheet and of such other (if any) of the accounts as the Minister may direct and a copy of the auditor’s report on the accounts shall be presented to the Minister who shall cause copies of them to be laid before each House of the Oireachtas.