Rule-making process update
The State Auditor’s Office filed with the Code Reviser’s Office the notice to begin the rule making process to amend WAC 48-13 "Access to Public Records".  The purpose of this chapter is to implement the requirements of the Public Records Act including the process the agency uses for disclosing records.  You can read more about this preproposal statement of inquiry here.
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  • Reducing Costs Through Faster Medicaid Income Verifications
    This performance audit examined how the Health Care Authority can more quickly verify the incomes of Apple Health clients in order to reduce spending on benefits for people who do not qualify to receive them.
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  • Ensuring transparent pricing, customer-focused IT services at WaTech
    A new performance audit examined state agency concerns about WaTech’s IT services.
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  • Determining Costs per Student for Washington's Medical Schools
    At the Legislature’s direction, we examined the costs of educating a medical student at the University of Washington and Washington State University medical schools.
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  • Correctional Industries: Planning, pricing and market share
    A new performance audit found this Department of Corrections program could use leading practices to more effectively maintain and expand its industries.
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  • State of Washington Single Audit
    The single audit examines how well state agencies meet requirements that come with federal money. This year, it examined more than $11.6 billion in federal dollars.
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  • Workforce Development: Identifying CTE Student Outcomes
    This performance audit found data about students in career and technical education can help identify their postsecondary outcomes.
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    City of BurlingtonAccountability10/19/2017view report
    City of BurlingtonFinancial10/19/2017view report
    Horse Racing CommissionAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Kitsap County Fire Protection District No 10Accountability10/19/2017view report
    Kitsap County Fire Protection District No 10Financial10/19/2017view report
    Kitsap County Public Transportation Benefit AreaAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Lincoln County Park and Recreation District No 1Assessment Audit10/19/2017view report
    Natural Resources, Department ofWhistleblower10/19/2017view report
    Port of KalamaAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Port of KalamaFinancial10/19/2017view report
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    Skagit County Consolidated Diking Improvement District No 22Accountability10/19/2017view report
    Town of FairfieldFinancial10/19/2017view report
    Town of FairfieldAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Town of SpringdaleFinancial10/19/2017view report
    Town of SpringdaleAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Town of SpringdaleFraud10/19/2017view report
    Underwood Conservation DistrictAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Washington Cities Insurance AuthorityAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Yakima CountyAccountability10/19/2017view report
    Benton County Public Utility District No 1CPA10/16/2017view report
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    Chelan County Public Utility District No 1Attestation Engagements10/16/2017view report
    City of College PlaceFinancial10/16/2017view report
    City of College PlaceAccountability10/16/2017view report
    Wahkiakum Conservation DistrictAccountability10/16/2017view report

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    Determining costs per student for Washington's medical schools
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    Washington State University
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    City of Spokane
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    Yelm Community School District No 2
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    City of Moses Lake
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    Labor and Industries, Department of
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    La Center School District No 101
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    Social and Health Services, Department of
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    Montesano School District No 66