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Province to introduce Accountability Act
Wynne will make the announcement Thursday morning
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Newstalk 1010 has learned the province will be introducing legislation which will strengthen accountability in the broader public sector.

Premier Kathleen Wynne and Minister of Government Services John Milloy will make the announcement Thursday morning.

The proposed legislation will focus on increasing accountability and transparency in government agencies. It will also strengthen oversight.

Government sources say there will be a focus on political accountability as well.

Since being in the Premier's post, Wynne has stressed a need for more government accountability.

The Liberals have already put in place a Financial Accountability Officer to consult on the province's finances and spending initiatives.

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Newstalk 1010 has learned the province will be introducing legislation which will strengthen accountability in the broader public sector.

Premier Kathleen Wynne and Minister of Government Services John Milloy will make the announcement Thursday morning.

The proposed legislation will focus on increasing accountability and transparency in government agencies. It will also strengthen oversight.

Government sources say there will be a focus on political accountability as well.

Since being in the Premier's post, Wynne has stressed a need for more government accountability.

The Liberals have already put in place a Financial Accountability Officer to consult on the province's finances and spending initiatives.

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