Charity Commission: Cabinet Office consultation
The Cabinet Office has launched a consultation on extending the Charity Commission's powers to tackle abuse in charities.
The consultation is "about strengthening the Charity Commission’s powers to act where there is abuse of a charity and/or non-compliance with charity law, in particular where there is misconduct or mismanagement or risk to charity property, and considering whether the criteria for disqualification from acting as a charity trustee should be extended"
The consultation closes on 12 February 2014.
Key action point:
- You can view and respond to the Cabinet Office's consultation here.