Report 2014-107 Recommendation 2 Responses

Report 2014-107: Judicial Branch of California: Because of Questionable Fiscal and Operational Decisions, the Judicial Council and the Administrative Office of the Courts Have Not Maximized the Funds Available for the Courts (Release Date: January 2015)

Recommendation #2 To: Administrative Office of the Courts

To ensure that its compensation structure is reasonable, the AOC should cease paying employees' share of retirement contributions.

60-Day Agency Response

This benefit was eliminated for 11 executive level employees identified by the CSA audit. We reported this to the Judicial Council on February 19, 2015. The benefit change will be processed effective July 1, 2015. (The Judicial Council ceased paying new executive level employees' share of retirement benefits back in October 2012.)

  • Completion Date: March 2015
  • Response Date: March 2015

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Fully Implemented

All Recommendations in 2014-107

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.