Washington, D.C., April 14, 2003
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board has scheduled an open meeting at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 16, in the William O. Douglas Room at the Securities and Exchange Commission, 450 Fifth St. NW, Washington, D.C.
The Board is scheduled to consider:
All Board rules are subject to approval by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, the SEC must determine by April 26 that the Board is capable of carrying out the requirements of the Act and enforcing compliance with the Act by registered public accounting firms and associated persons.
The Board intends to hold a public meeting Monday, April 21, to consider final rules on auditor registration, among other matters.