Report 2009-501 Recommendation 6 Responses

Report 2009-501: State Mandates: Operational and Structural Changes Have Yielded Limited Improvements in Expediting Processes and in Controlling Costs and Liabilities (Release Date: October 2009)

Recommendation #6 To: Mandates, Commission on State

To promote the legislatively determined, joint, and Commission processes and to provide the necessary information to assess their success, the Commission and Finance should inform local entities of these processes by making information about the alternatives readily available on their Web sites.

1-Year Agency Response

In September 2010 the governor approved Chapter 699, Statutes of 2010, requiring that the Commissionís semiannual report to the Legislature include information on the status of mandates being developed under joint and Commission processes, and any related delays in their development. The Commission also added information about alternative processes to its Web site. (See 2011-406, p. 53).

  • Response Date: October 2010

California State Auditor's Assessment of 1-Year Status: Fully Implemented

All Recommendations in 2009-501

Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.