12 U.S. Code § 5496a - Annual audits

(a) Annual independent audit
The Bureau shall order an annual independent audit of the operations and budget of the Bureau.
(b) Annual GAO audit
The Comptroller General of the United States shall conduct an annual audit of the Bureau’s financial statements in accordance with generally accepted government accounting standards.


(Pub. L. 111–203, title X, § 1016A, as added Pub. L. 112–10, div. B, title V, § 1573(a),Apr. 15, 2011, 125 Stat. 138.)
Initial Audits

Pub. L. 112–10, div. B, title V, § 1573(c),Apr. 15, 2011, 125 Stat. 139, provided that: “The initial audits described under section 1016A of the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 [12 U.S.C. 5496a] shall be completed not later than the end of the 180-day period beginning on the date of the enactment of this Act [Apr. 15, 2011].”

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