Memoranda 1904-1961

Scope and Content

Folder marked 'technical matters arising from the Society's proceedings'. Contains a statement by the District Auditors of England and Wales to the Joint Select Committee on Municipal Trading (1904), and reports/memoranda on: the position of the District Auditor in relation to criminal proceedings arising out of irregularities in the accounts of local authorities (1935); the privilege attaching to reports issued to local authorities by District Auditors (1935); loans / borrowing by local authorities (1938); control over borrowing and deferment of charge (1939); verification of real estate assets (1955); relation of District Audit to the General Law (1961); and the duty to report crime (1961), plus correspondence associated with the above.