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
K-12 Education: Efficiency Audit of the Bucklin School District JULY 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, K-12 Education: Efficiency Audit of the Bucklin School District
Department of Corrections: Comparing the Merits of Lease and Bond Options For Improving or Replacing the Lansing Correctional Facility SEPTEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Department of Corrections: Comparing the Merits of Lease and Bond Options For Improving or Replacing the Lansing Correctional Facility
State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Security Controls in Selected State Agencies (2017) DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Security Controls in Selected State Agencies (2017)
Medicaid: Evaluating Issues Related to KanCare and Other Important Components of the State’s Medicaid System DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Medicaid: Evaluating Issues Related to KanCare and Other Important Components of the State’s Medicaid System
K-12 Education: Efficiency Audits of the Labette County School District NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, K-12 Education: Efficiency Audits of the Labette County School District
Office of the Governor: Comparing Staffing and Expenditure Levels for Three Commissions (Limited-Scope) NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Office of the Governor: Comparing Staffing and Expenditure Levels for Three Commissions (Limited-Scope)
Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism: Evaluating the Cost of the Department’s Cabin Rental Program (Limited-Scope) NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism: Evaluating the Cost of the Department’s Cabin Rental Program (Limited-Scope)
Kansas Department of Corrections: Evaluating the Use of Former Honor Camp Facilities (Limited-Scope) NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Department of Corrections:  Evaluating the Use of Former Honor Camp Facilities (Limited-Scope)
Follow-Up Audit: Reviewing Agencies’ Implementation of Selected Performance Audit Recommendations NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Follow-Up Audit: Reviewing Agencies’ Implementation of Selected Performance Audit Recommendations
Kansas Tax Revenues: Reviewing How Other States Inventory and Evaluate Tax Credits and Exemptions NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Tax Revenues: Reviewing How Other States Inventory and Evaluate Tax Credits and Exemptions
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
Property Valuation: Evaluating the Potential Impact of Changing How Agricultural Land is Valued in the State (Limited-Scope) NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Property Valuation: Evaluating the Potential Impact of Changing How Agricultural Land is Valued in the State (Limited-Scope)
Kansas Highway Patrol: Evaluating How Much It Cost to Maintain and Operate the Plane Used to Transport State Officials (Limited-Scope) NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Highway Patrol: Evaluating How Much It Cost to
Maintain and Operate the Plane Used to Transport State Officials (Limited-Scope)

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 K-12 Health Insurance: Evaluating the Financial Impact of Establishing a Consolidated K-12 Health Insurance Plan Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Statewide Single Audit: State of Kansas, Fiscal Year 2016 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Office of Information Technology Services: Reviewing the State’s Options Related to the FirstNet Public Safety Network Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security Kansas Department of Revenue KanDrive IT Project Quarter Ending December 31, 2016 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security State Agency Information systems: Reviewing Security Controls in Selected State Agencies – Office of the Attorney General Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Evaluating Issues Related to Department Services for Individuals with Phenylketonuria (PKU) Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance K-12 Education: Efficiency Audit of the Garden City School District Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Foster Care and Adoption in Kansas: Reviewing Various Issues Related to the State's Foster Care and Adoption System, Part 3 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance Department of Commerce: Evaluating the Department's Compliance with Statutory Caps for the PEAK Program Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Statewide Financial Compliance Audit--Fiscal Year 2016 Part 1, Office of the Chief Financial Officer Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Kansas Public Employees Retirement System: Financial Audit of Fiscal Year 2016 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Kansas Lottery: Financial Audit of Fiscal Year 2016 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Examining Selected Financial Management Practices of the State Treasurer's Office, Fiscal Year 2016 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Examining Selected Financial Management Practices of the Pooled Money Investment Board, Fiscal Year 2016 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted The Kansas 911 Act: Reviewing Implementation of the 2012 Act Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Contracted Kansas Lottery: Security in the Operation of the Kansas Lottery Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security Kansas Lottery: Security in the Operation of the Kansas Lottery Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Performance K-12 Federal Education Funds: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits Associated with K-12 Federal Education Funding Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Security Controls in Selected State Agencies - Kansas State University (CY 2016) Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security Kansas Department of Revenue KanDrive IT Project Quarter Ending September 30, 2016 Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT Security State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Security Controls in Selected State Agencies - 3 year Summary Report Download report highlights here. Download full report here