Tag Archives: audit

Sneak Preview: SF-SAC Issued For Audits Under Uniform Guidance

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) recently released a new Data Collection Form for Reporting on Audits of States, Local Governments, Indian Tribes, Institutions of…

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Sneak Preview: Wis. To Gauge Need for Audit of Energy Programs

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Administration planned to determine if a separate annual audit of the state’s Home Energy Assistance and Weatherization Assistance programs was warranted…

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Sneak Preview: Wash. Agency To Improve Managed Care Monitoring

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Washington State Health Care Authority plans to take steps to improve its ability to monitor the Medicaid managed care program and to help managed care organizations…

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Indiana Auditor Finds Fault with County Auditor’s Internal Controls

It’s one thing for an auditor to come down hard on a grant recipient for lacking internal controls — that we’ve seen before. But it’s another when an auditor takes another auditor to task for that same offense. When I…

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Grant Funds Improperly Spent in Washington’s Dulles Rail Project

Anyone who lives in the Washington, D.C. area knows what a bear it is to commute here. The traffic is horrible, and the subway option isn’t much better. Washington’s Metro system is constantly crowded and trains are inconsistent, yet Metro…

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A Show Not To Be Missed

As former NFL receiver Terrell Owens said, “Get your popcorn ready!” because the Office of Management and Budget will present a not-to-be-missed show this Friday for everyone in the grants community. (Editor’s note: Hmm, my blog posts do seem to…

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Sneak Preview: Oversight Needed for New York Special Education

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) New York education officials have proposed reforms to improve the state’s oversight of special education programs in response to a New York Office of State Comptroller audit…

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Sneak Preview: HDOE Response to Violations Deemed Insufficient

(The following is excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) Although six state audits in 2009 revealed multiple findings across several agencies, the Hawaii Department of Education’s procurement practices were highly criticized in two of the 2009…

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Sneak Preview: GOHSEP Told To Follow Hazard Mitigation Policies

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) urged the state homeland security office to comply with its own policies to properly document the use of federal funds for Hazard…

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Sneak Preview: Oregon Audit Urges Level of Effort Clarity

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) While most state auditor financial or performance audits offer recommendations specifically for entities within the state, a recent Oregon Audits Division report expanded that scope and urged…

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