Work Plans 2005-2007

Study Mandates & Other Scheduled Committee Projects | JLARC Performance Audit Follow-up | Completed Work Plan Studies

Study Mandates & Other Scheduled Committee Projects
JLARC Study Topic Where Mandated Planned Report Date JLARC Staff Contact(s)
Performance Audits of Tax Preferences EHB 1069
(2006)

Ongoing

Lizbeth Martin-Mahar
360.786.5123
martin-mahar.lizbeth@leg.wa.gov

 

Beef Processors' Tax Preference Due to US Beef Bans

Scope & Objectives
Proposed Final Report

EHB 1069
(2006)
Prelim:
Feb 2007
Final:
Mar 2007

Lizbeth Martin-Mahar
360.786.5123
martin-mahar.lizbeth@leg.wa.gov

UW Metropolitan Tract Report: 2007

ESHB 1991
(1999)

Feb 2007

Karen Barrett
360.786.5181
barrett.karen@leg.wa.gov

Legislative Hearings on SAO Performance Audits (Ongoing)

 

Initiative 900
(2005)
ESSB 6386
(2006)
Hearings beginning:
Feb 2007

Ruta Fanning
360.786.5175
fanning.ruta@leg.wa.gov

Performance Audit of Department of Health Mission

 

Scope and Objectives
Preliminary Report

JLARC Sponsored Study

 

 

Preliminary: 
Mar 2007
Final:  
May 2007
Keenan Konopaski
360.786.5187
konopaski.keenan@leg.wa.gov

Review of State's Business Incubators

Scope & Objectives

ESSB 6386
(2006)
Preliminary:
May 2007
Final:
Jun 2007
John Woolley
360.786.5184
woolley.john@leg.wa.gov
Implementation of ESHB 1064--Government Performance

ESHB 1064
(2005)

Prelim:
May 2007
Final:
Jun 2007

Ruta Fanning
360.786.5175
fanning.ruta@leg.wa.gov



JLARC Performance Audit Follow-up
JLARC Study Topic Where Mandated Planned Report Date JLARC Staff Contact(s)

To be determined

JLARC-Directed Follow-up

To be scheduled

JLARC Staff


Completed JLARC 2005-2007 Work Plan Studies
JLARC Study Topic Where Mandated Planned Report Date JLARC Staff Contact(s)
K-12 Performance and Resource Data Study 07-6

Scope & Objectives 
Digest
Report
JLARC Sponsored Study Preliminary:
Jan 2007
Final:
Feb 2007

Nina Oman
360.786.5182
oman.nina@leg.wa.gov

Update of JLARC Life-cycle Cost Model 07-5 

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 

ESSB 6384
(2006)
Preliminary:
Jan 2007
Final:
Feb 2007

Keenan Konopaski
360.786.5187
konopaski.keenan@leg.wa.gov

Review of DDD Services Prioritization and Allocation 07-4

Scope & Objectives
Interim Report  
ESSB 6386
(2006)
Preliminary: 
May 2007
Final: 
Jun 2007

Cynthia Forland
360.786.5178
forland.cynthia@leg.wa.gov


Office of Regulatory Assistance Sunset Review 07-3

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 07-3

E2SHB 2671
(2002) 

Preliminary:
Dec 2006
Final:
Jan 2007

Karen Barrett
360.786.5181
barrett.karen@leg.wa.gov

Performance Review of Home Care Quality Authority 07-2 

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 07-2

Initiative 775
(2001)

 

Preliminary:
Dec 2006
Final:
Jan 2007

Fara Daun
360.786.5174
daun.f@leg.wa.gov

Implementation of Competitive Contracting Performance Audit 07-1

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 07-1

SHB 1268
(2002)

Preliminary:
Dec 2006
Final:
Jan 2007
John Woolley
360.786.5184
woolley.john@leg.wa.gov

Inventory of State Infrastructure Programs 06-11

Scope and Objectives
Digest
Report 6-11a - Basic
Report 6-11b - Transportation
Report 6-11c - Other

ESHB 1903
(2005)

Nov 2006 Linda Byers
360.786.5183
byers.linda@leg.wa.gov

K-12 Pupil Transportation Funding Formula Study 06-10

Scope & Objectives
Digest 
Report 06-10

ESSB 6090
(2005-07 Operating Budget)

Nov 2006

Stephanie Hoffman
360.786.5176
hoffman.stephanie@leg.wa.gov

Basic Health Plan Study:  Part 2 06-9

Scope and Objectives
Digest
Report 06-9

ESSB 6090
(2005-07 Operating Budget) 

Nov 2006

Cynthia L. Forland
360.786.5178
forland.cynthia@leg.wa.gov


Audit of Hood Canal Graving Dock Site Project 06-8

Scope and Objectives
Digest
Report

ESHB 1163
TPAB & LTC Approved

Jun 2006 Valerie Whitener
360.786.5177
whitener.valerie@leg.wa.gov

Analysis of Service Coordination
in DSHS 06-7

Scope and Objectives
Briefing Report

JLARC-Sponsored Study

Briefing:
Jun 2006

John Woolley
3690.786.5184
woolley.john@leg.wa.gov


Certificate of Need Program Performance Audit 06-6 

Scope and Objectives
Digest
Report 06-6

E2SHB 1688
(2005)

Jun 2006

Cynthia L. Forland, Ph. D.
360.786.5178
forland.cynthia@leg.wa.gov

Refresh of Preservation Information in Comparable Framework 06-5

Project Report

ESSB 6094
(2005-07 Capitol Budget)

Mar 2006

Karen Barrett
360.786.5181
barrett.karen@leg.wa.gov

Evaluation of Budget Process for IT Projects 06-4

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 06-4

ESSB 6090 Jan 2006

Karen Barrett
360.786.5181
barrett.karen@leg.wa.gov 

Review of Special Education Excess Cost Accounting Methodology & Expenditure Reporting 06-3

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 06-3

ESSB 6090

(2005-07 Operating Budget)
Jan 2006

John Bowden
360.786.5298
bowden.john@leg.wa.gov

Analysis of Establishing a Regional Jail Facility for Offenders with Mental/Chemical Dependency Disorders 06-2

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 06-2

E2SSB 5763

 

Jan 2006

John Woolley
360.786.5184
woolley.john@leg.wa.gov

Basic Health Plan Study: Part 1   06-1

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 06-1

ESSB 6090
(2005-07 Operating Budget)
Jan 2006

Cynthia L. Forland, Ph. D.
360.786.5178
forland.cynthia@leg.wa.gov

K-12 School District Spending Review 05-19

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 05-19

JLARC Sponsored Study Nov 2005

Stephanie Hoffman
hoffman.stephanie@leg.wa.gov


At Risk Youth Study 05-18

12/04 Status Report
Scope and Objectives
Digest
Report 05-18

C 285 L 03 Nov 2005

Cynthia L. Forland
360.786.5178
forland.cynthia@leg.wa.gov

 


Alternative Learning Experience Programs Study 05-17

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Interim Report

Report 05-17

C 276 L 04

 

Nov 2005



Robert Krell
360.786.5182
krell.robert@leg.wa.gov

Targeted Performance Audit of the Washington State Patrol:  Cost Allocation Study 05-16

Scope & Objectives
Digest

Report 05-16

ESSB 1163 & LTC Approved

Sept 2005

Keenan Konopaski
360.786.5187
konopaski_ke@leg.wa.gov

Business Process Review of Accountability Oversight Mechanisms for Washington State Department of Transportation 05-15

Scope and Objectives
Digest
Report 05-15

C 360 L 03
TPAB and LTC Approved
Oct 2005

Keenan Konopaski
360.786.5187
konopaski.keenan@leg.wa.gov

Business Process Review of Environmental Permitting for Transportation Projects 05-14

Scope and Objectives
Digest
Report 05-14

C 360 L 03
TPAB and LTC Approved

Oct 2005

Keenan Konopaski
360.786.5187
konopaski.keenan@leg.wa.gov

 

Status Report on Salmon Recovery Efforts

Scope and Objectives
Status Report

JLARC-Sponsored Study

Sept 2005



Linda Byers
360.786.5183
byers.linda@leg.wa.gov

DNR Grazing Lands Study 05-13

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 05-13

C 277 L 04 Sept 2005




Linda Byers
360.786.5183
byers.linda@leg.wa.gov


HVAC Licensing and Testing Requirements Study 05-12

Scope & Objectives
Digest
Report 05-12

JLARC-Sponsored Study

 

Sept 2005




Keenan Konopaski
360.786.5187
konopaski.keenan@leg.wa.gov