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Expenses bill to soar as MPs force watchdog to relax rules – Daily Telegraph

“MPs will be able to claim millions of pounds more in expenses under reforms to the system to be announced today.”

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Daily Telegraph, 25th March 2011

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

MPs’ expenses: strict new rules to be eased – Daily Telegraph

“The rules governing MPs’ expenses are to be relaxed this week following months of complaints that the current system is unfair.”

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Daily Telegraph, 21st March 2011

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

MPs face fines for abusing expenses – The Independent

“MPs who abuse their expenses face being fined under new proposals to beef up the role of Parliament’s standards watchdog.”

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The Independent, 10th December 2009

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Lawyer will head new body to oversee MPs’ expenses – Daily Telegraph

“Professor Sir Ian Kennedy has not been offered the job, but his appointment was approved by the Speaker’s Committee, the group of senior MPs in charge of selecting the board of the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) which will replace the fees office. That clears the way for his name to be put before MPs today.”

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Daily Telegraph, 4th November 2009

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Parliamentary Standards Act 2009

Parliamentary Standards Act 2009 published

Full text of Act (PDF)

Source: www.opsi.gov.uk

MPs’ expenses and allowances: new Parliamentary Standards Bill introduced – Ministry of Justice

“The old system of MPs’ self regulation is to end and a new system of robust, independent and transparent statutory regulation will be brought forward in urgent legislation introduced to Parliament today by Harriet Harman and Jack Straw.”

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Ministry of Justice, 23rd June 2009

Source: www.justice.gov.uk


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