Performance Audits

Legislative Post Audit conducts performance audits requested by individual legislators or legislative committees at the direction of the Legislative Post Audit Committee and pursuant to K.S.A. 46-1101 et. seq. If you are a legislator interested in requesting a performance audit, please contact Justin Stowe at (785) 296-7977.

Audits In Progress

Project Title Estimated Release Date Scope Statement
IT Security (CY 2017) - FHSU DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, IT Security (CY 2017) - FHSU
Kansas Department of Corrections: Evaluating the Use of Former Honor Camp Facilities (Limited-Scope) DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Department of Corrections:  Evaluating the Use of Former Honor Camp Facilities (Limited-Scope)
Medicaid: Evaluating Issues Related to KanCare and Other Important Components of the Stateís Medicaid System (Part 1) DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Medicaid: Evaluating Issues Related to KanCare and Other Important Components of the Stateís Medicaid System (Part 1)
K-12 Education: Evaluating Transportation Services Funding DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, K-12 Education: Evaluating Transportation Services Funding
Foster Care and Adoption in Kansas: Surveying Guardians ad Litem on the Treatment of Same-Sex Couples in Foster Care and Adoptive Placements (Limited-Scope) DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Foster Care and Adoption in Kansas: Surveying Guardians ad Litem on the Treatment of Same-Sex Couples in Foster Care and Adoptive Placements (Limited-Scope)
Kansas Casinos: Evaluating Whether Casinos Have Met Significant Contractual Obligations (Limited-Scope) DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Casinos: Evaluating Whether Casinos Have Met Significant Contractual Obligations (Limited-Scope)
Department of Corrections: Evaluating the May and June 2017 Security Incidents at the El Dorado Correctional Facility DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Department of Corrections: Evaluating the May and June 2017 Security Incidents at the El Dorado Correctional Facility
Follow-Up Audit: Reviewing Agenciesí Implementation of Selected Performance Audit Recommendations NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Follow-Up Audit: Reviewing Agenciesí Implementation of Selected Performance Audit Recommendations
K-12 Education: Evaluating the Use of Assessed Valuation Per Pupil (AVPP) as the Basis for State Equalization Aid NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, K-12 Education: Evaluating the Use of Assessed Valuation Per Pupil (AVPP) as the Basis for State Equalization Aid
K-12 Education: Reviewing the Accuracy of Free-Lunch Student Counts NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, K-12 Education: Reviewing the Accuracy of Free-Lunch Student Counts
Community Mental Health: Evaluating Mental Health Services in Local Jails NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Community Mental Health: Evaluating Mental Health Services in Local Jails
Kansas Wildfire Management: Evaluating the Adequacy of Kansasí Wildfire Suppression System NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Wildfire Management: Evaluating the Adequacy of Kansasí Wildfire Suppression System
Department of Agriculture: Evaluating the Animal Facilities Inspections Program NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Department of Agriculture: Evaluating the Animal Facilities Inspections Program

Recently Completed

You might also be interested in our recently-completed audits. Below are the audits which have been released in the last 6 months.

Audit Title Report Highlighs Audit Report
Performance Kansas Highway Patrol: Evaluating How Much It Costs to Maintain and Operate the Plane Used to Transport State Officials Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Office of the Governor: Comparing Staffing and Expenditure Levels for Three Commissions Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance K-12 Education: Efficiency Audit of the Bucklin School District Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Department of Corrections: Comparing the Merits of Lease and Bond Options For Improving or Replacing the Lansing Correctional Facility Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security Kansas Department of Revenue: KanDrive IT Project - Quarter Ending March 31, 2017 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Security Controls in Selected State Agencies - Kansas State Department of Education (CY 2017) Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Security Controls in Selected State Agencies - Larned State Hospital (CY 2017) Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism: Evaluating the Cost of the Departmentís Cabin Rental Program Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Transition Audit: State Treasurer's Office Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Kansas Tax Revenues: Reviewing How Other States Inventory and Evaluate Tax Credits and Exemptions Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Agricultural Land Valuation: Evaluating the Potential Impact of Changing How Agricultural Land is Valued in the State Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security Kansas Department of Revenue: KanLicense IT Project (Quarter Ending June 30, 2017) Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security Kansas Department of Labor: OSCAR IT Project (Quarter Ending June 30, 2017) Download report highlights here. Download full report here