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 Scope Statement
Department of Agriculture: Evaluating the Animal Facilities Inspections Program Scope statement for audit entitled, Department of Agriculture: Evaluating the Animal Facilities Inspections Program
K‐12 Education: Evaluating Special Education Funding Scope statement for audit entitled, K‐12 Education: Evaluating Special Education Funding
Kansas Juvenile Correctional Complex: Surveying Staff on the Management Culture at the Facility Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Juvenile Correctional Complex: Surveying Staff on the Management Culture at the Facility
National Instant Criminal Background Check System: Reviewing Requirements for Federal Funding Scope statement for audit entitled, National Instant Criminal Background Check System: Reviewing Requirements for Federal Funding
Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Evaluating Issues Related to the Bureau of Disease Control and Prevention (Limited Scope) Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Evaluating Issues Related to the Bureau of Disease Control and Prevention (Limited Scope)
IT PROJECT MONITORING: KanLicense IT Project Monitoring (Kansas Department of Revenue)
IT PROJECT MONITORING: Oscar IT Project Monitoring (Department of Labor)
Kansas Lottery: Financial and Compliance Audit, Years Ended June 30, 2018 and 2017
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System: Financial Statements Year Ended June 30, 2018
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report: July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018
Examining Selected Financial Management Practices of the State Treasurer’s Office: Fiscal Year 2018
Examining Selected Financial Management Practices of the Pooled Money Investment Board: Fiscal Year 2018
Kansas 911 System
Kansas Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism: Evaluating Opportunities to Generate Revenue from Selling Surplus Department Land Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism: Evaluating Opportunities to Generate Revenue from Selling Surplus Department Land
Federal Funds: Evaluating Costs Associated with Federal Funding in Selected State Agencies Scope statement for audit entitled, Federal Funds: Evaluating Costs Associated with Federal Funding in Selected State Agencies
Online Sales Tax: Reviewing Issues Related to Online Sales Tax Laws in Kansas Scope statement for audit entitled, Online Sales Tax: Reviewing Issues Related to Online Sales Tax Laws in Kansas
Follow‐Up Audit: Reviewing Agencies’ Implementation of Selected Performance Audit Recommendations Scope statement for audit entitled, Follow‐Up Audit: Reviewing Agencies’ Implementation of Selected Performance Audit Recommendations
State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Kansas Department on Children and Families Scope statement for audit entitled, State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Kansas Department on Children and Families
State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Kansas Department of Commerce Scope statement for audit entitled, State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Kansas Department of Commerce
Office of Information Technology Services: Reviewing the Office’s Service and Rate Structures (Limited Scope) Scope statement for audit entitled, Office of Information Technology Services: Reviewing the Office’s Service and Rate Structures (Limited Scope)
Department of Agriculture: Evaluating the Division of Weights and Measures’ Price Verification Program (Limited Scope) Scope statement for audit entitled, Department of Agriculture: Evaluating the Division of Weights and Measures’ Price Verification Program (Limited Scope)
Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Evaluating the Bureau of Disease Control and Prevention’s Grant Revocation Process (Limited Scope) Scope statement for audit entitled, Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Evaluating the Bureau of Disease Control and Prevention’s Grant Revocation Process (Limited Scope)
Information Technology Consolidation: Evaluating Whether Consolidating Executive Branch IT Services is Feasible and How Much It Might Save Scope statement for audit entitled, Information Technology Consolidation: Evaluating Whether Consolidating Executive Branch IT Services is Feasible and How Much It Might Save
State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Osawatomie State Hospital Scope statement for audit entitled, State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Osawatomie  State Hospital
Wyandotte and Sedgwick County Health Departments: Comparing Department Performance Based on a Couple of Key Measures Scope statement for audit entitled, Wyandotte and Sedgwick County Health Departments: Comparing Department Performance Based on a Couple of Key Measures

Recently Completed

You might also be interested in our recently-completed audits. Below are the audits which have been released in the current calendar year.

Audit Title Report Highlights Audit Report
KanLicense IT Project Monitoring Update Memo Download full report here
Medicaid: Comparing Health Care Provider Tax Revenues to Increased Provider Reimbursement Rates Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT PROJECT MONITORING: Dept.of Labor OSCAR IT Project (Quarter Ending June 30, 2018) Download full report here
Lobbying Services: Evaluating a Small Sample of Local Governments’ Reported Payments to Lobbyists and Associations with Lobbyists Download full report here
Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Kansas Department of Health and Environment Download full report here
Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Kansas Highway Patrol Download full report here
State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Department of Administration Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Kansas Wildfire Management: Evaluating the Adequacy of Kansas' Wildfire Suppression System Download report highlights here. Download full report here
State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Pittsburg State University Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT PROJECT MONITORING: Dept.of Labor OSCAR IT Project (Quarter Ending March 31, 2018) Download full report here
State Agency Information Systems: Reviewing Significant Security Controls in Selected Agencies (CY 2017-2019)--Kansas Bureau of Investigation Download report highlights here. Download full report here
KanLicense IT Project Monitoring Update Memo Download full report here
Community Mental Health: Evaluating Mental Health Services in Local Jails Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Follow-Up Audit: Reviewing Agencies' Implementation of Selected Performance Audit Recommendations Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Enterprise Project Management Office: Evaluating the Statutory Definition and Monetary Threshold for Major IT Projects Download report highlights here. Download full report here
KanLicense Update Memo Download full report here
Medicaid: Evaluating KanCare’s Effect on the State’s Medicaid Program Download report highlights here. Download full report here
Problem Gambling and Addictions Grant Fund: Reviewing Fund Expenditures in Recent Years Download full report here
State of Kansas: Single Audit (Year ended June 30, 2017) Download report highlights here. Download full report here
IT PROJECT MONITORING REPORT: Kansas Department of Labor OSCAR IT Project (Quarter Ending December 31, 2017) Download full report here
KanLicense IT Project Monitoring Update Memo Download full report here
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Evaluating Disease Intervention Specialist Positions and Sexually Transmitted Infection Case Rate Trends (Limited-Scope) Download full report here