Report 2009-108 Recommendation 5 Responses
Report 2009-108: California Department of Veterans Affairs: Although It Has Begun to Increase Its Outreach Efforts and to Coordinate With Other Entities, It Needs to Improve Its Strategic Planning Process, and Its CalVet Home Loan Program Is Not Designed to Address the Housing Needs of Some Veterans (Release Date: October 2009)
Recommendation #5 To: Veterans Affairs, Department of
To ensure that Mental Health Services Act funding is used for the purposes intended in its formal agreement with the Department of Mental Health, the department should, before awarding additional funds, enter into formal agreements with the respective CVSOs specifying the allowable uses of these funds.
1-Year Agency Response
The department has entered into formal agreements specifying the allowable uses of Mental Health Services Act funds with the six CVSOs it selected to receive these funds. (2011-406, p. 227)
- Response Date: October 2010
California State Auditor's Assessment of 1-Year Status: Fully Implemented
Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.