Washington (March 3, 2003) -- The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, the reform body created as a result of the passage of Sarbanes-Oxley, is scheduled to vote March 4 on whether to seek approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission for a new system to register accounting firms.

That new registration system would also encompass firms outside the United States if they perform audits on companies that market securities in the U.S.

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