Racing Board and Racecourses Act, 1945

Accounts and reports of the Board.

19.—(1) The Board shall keep proper and usual accounts of all moneys received or expended by it.

(2) The Board shall, within ninety days after the end of each accounting period or such longer time as the Minister shall in any particular case allow, furnish to the Minister—

(a) the accounts of the Board for that accounting period, which accounts shall be in such form (if any) as the Minister may direct and shall be audited by a duly qualified auditor appointed by the Board, and

(b) a report of its proceedings during that accounting period.

(3) The Minister shall lay copies of the accounts and report of the Board for an accounting period before each House of the Oireachtas as soon as may be after they have been received by him.

(4) The Board shall furnish to the Minister such information with regard to the exercise of its powers and duties as the Minister may from time to time require.