The House of Commons Library has published a Briefing Paper on the Bank of England and Financial Services Bill (Reform Bill) summarising the Bill’s progress through the House of Lords at the Second Reading debate, Committee and Report stages. The paper covers issues such as the focus on the role of the Comptroller and Auditor General and the powers being given to Treasury to make recommendations to FCA about aspects of government economic policy. (Source: Parliament Publishes BoE Bill Briefing Paper)