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Bill #:  2148

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Allowing audits to be conducted by a private entity

Companion bill #: No Companion Bill.

House - Senate - CMTE

Summary/AWC comments

The amended version of this bill allows local governments to request a financial audit from a CPA firm in lieu of an audit by the State Auditor.

In addition, the bill specifies that the State Auditor must provide up to 60 days to discuss audit findings with the entity audited and reconcile the audit report and findings prior to publishing the audit report.

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Official title:

AN ACT Relating to the state auditor including allowing for audits to be conducted by a private entity and establishing an appeal process;


Chandler, Pike, Hudgins

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AWC Contacts

Analyst:  Serena Dolly
Lobbyist:  Victoria Lincoln

Issue Area

Municipal Finance

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