Fiscal Responsibility Act 2010

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Fiscal Responsibility Act 2010
Long title An Act to make provision for and in connection with the imposition of duties for securing sound public finances.
Citation 2010 c. 3
Introduced by Alistair Darling (Chancellor of the Exchequer) and Lord Myners [1]
Territorial extent England and Wales
Northern Ireland
Royal assent 10 February 2010
Commencement 10 February 2010
Repealed 23 March 2011
Other legislation
Repealed by Budget Responsibility and National Audit Act 2011, section 10(c)
Status: Repealed
History of passage through Parliament
Text of statute as originally enacted
Text of the Fiscal Responsibility Act 2010 as in force today (including any amendments) within the United Kingdom, from

The Fiscal Responsibility Act 2010 (c.3) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that received Royal Assent on 10 February 2010. The Act was repealed by section 10(c) of the Budget Responsibility and National Audit Act 2011 on 23 March 2011.[2]

It was first presented (first reading) in the House of Commons on 10 December 2009 and received its third reading on 20 January 2010.[3] It was first read in the House of Lords on 21 January 2010 and received its second and third readings on 10 February 2010.[3]