Implementation of XBRL
The Minister of State in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs Shri R.P.N. Singh today informed the Rajya Sabha that the Ministry has set up a committee in November 2011 comprising of XBRL experts and representatives from the corporate sector as well as the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) with the following terms of references:
Information regarding setting up of the committee and its terms of reference has also been put on the Ministry’s website: www.mca.gov.in for information of the general public, and for their suggestions and comments. In response to this, a large number of suggestions have been received regarding.
These suggestions have been shared with the Committee for examination and possible incorporation in the roadmap for future implementation of XBRL by the Ministry.
The Minister was replying to a question whether Government has formed a committee to develop the roadmap for future implementation of eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL); the details of terms of references of the said committee and the suggestions invited from various stakeholders.