1 Citation and commencement

These Regulations may be cited as the Local Probation Boards (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 and shall come into force on 1st June 2007.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 June 2007: see above.

2 Amendment to the Local Probation Boards (Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2001

2Amendment to the Local Probation Boards (Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2001

For regulation 7(3) of the Local Probation Boards (Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2001 there is substituted—

“(3)    An audit committee shall have a maximum of 6 and a minimum of 4 members.

(3A)    At least 4 members of the audit committee shall also be members of the local probation board.”

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 June 2007: see reg 1.

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Signature

Gerry Sutcliffe

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

Home Office

26th April 2007

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Regulations)

These Regulations amend regulation 7 of the Local Probation Boards (Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2001 to correct a drafting error identified in the 14th Report of the Joint Committee for Statutory Instruments for the Parliamentary Session 2000–01. The Regulations make clear the maximum (6) and minimum (4) membership of an audit committee of a local probation board. They also make clear that at least 4 members of the audit committee must be members of local probation board.

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