The Airports Authority of India Act, 1994
28.Accounts and audit.-
- The Authority shall maintain proper accounts and other relevant records and prepare and annual statement of accounts including the profit and loss account and the balance - sheet in such form as may be prescribed by the Central Government in consultation with the Comptroller and Auditor - General of India.
- The accounts of the authority shall be audited annually by the comptroller and Auditor - General of India and any expenditure incurred by him in connection with such audit shall be payable by the authority to the Comptroller and Auditor-General of India.
- The Comptroller and Auditor-General of India and any person appointed by him in connection with the audit of the accounts of the authority shall have the same rights and privileges and authority in connection with such audit as the Comptroller and Auditor-General has in connection with the audit of government account and in particular shall have the right to demand the production of books accounts connection vouchers, documents and papers and inspect any of the officers of the Authority.
- The accounts of the Authority as certified by the comptroller and auditor - General of India or any other person appointed by him in this behalf together with the audit report thereon shall be forwarded same to be laid before both Houses of Parliament.