Consultation on legislation
Before laws are passed by the National Council, citizens as well as all public entities generally have the opportunity to comment on them. The Austrian Court of Auditis also involved in this process. In the framework of consultations on legislation it mainly assesses if the ministries in charge have conducted a realistic evaluation of the financial implications. Additionally, the Austrian Court of Auditpays attention to whether the new laws represent an implementation of its recommendations.
You can find our current expert comments related to the consultation on legislation here (in German).