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 Project Monitoring: KanLicense IT Project (KDOR) OCTOBER 2017
IT Project Monitoring: OSCAR IT Project (KDOL) OCTOBER 2017
Kansas Tax Revenues: Reviewing How Other States Inventory and Evaluate Tax Credits and Exemptions OCTOBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Tax Revenues: Reviewing How Other States Inventory and Evaluate Tax Credits and Exemptions
Property Valuation: Evaluating the Potential Impact of Changing How Agricultural Land is Valued in the State (Limited-Scope) OCTOBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, Property Valuation: Evaluating the Potential Impact of Changing How Agricultural Land is Valued in the State (Limited-Scope)
IT Security (CY 2017) - FHSU DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, IT Security (CY 2017) - FHSU
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: Evaluating Transportation Services Funding DECEMBER 2017 Scope statement for audit entitled, K-12 Education: Evaluating Transportation Services Funding
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
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
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) NOT STARTED 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) NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Casinos: Evaluating Whether Casinos Have Met Significant Contractual Obligations (Limited-Scope)
Kansas Wildfire Management: Evaluating the Adequacy of Kansas’ Wildfire Suppression System NOT STARTED Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Wildfire Management: Evaluating the Adequacy of Kansas’ 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 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
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 Department’s 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