Legislative Audit Commission, Illinois General Assembly

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The Legislative Audit Commission is a joint standing committee of the Illinois State Legislature.

Function

The Legislative Audit Commission is mandated by law (25 ILCS 150/0.01-0.06) to review all audits conducted by the State Auditor General. Primary responsibilities of the Commission are:
  • Public hearings on all major audits of State agencies to review problems, assess agency stewardship, and secure remedial action.
  • Initiation and review of management and program audits and investigations.
  • Make recommendations to the General Assembly and agency management for corrective legislation and other measures to remedy weaknesses disclosed through audits or at Commission hearings.
  • Monitoring agency progress in implementing corrective action.[1][2]

Membership

The membership consists of 12 legislators appointed by the General Assembly leadership and is equally apportioned between the two houses and political parties.[3][2]

2013-2014

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.

Legislative Audit Members, 2013
Democratic members (6)Republican members (6)
Frank J. Mautino, Co-chairJason Barickman
Andy ManarBill Brady
Iris MartinezJim Oberweis
John G. MulroeRich Brauer
Fred CrespoSandra M. Pihos
Robert RitaRon Sandack

2011-2012

The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.

External links

References

  1. Illinois State Legislature, "Legislative Audit Commission," accessed January 28, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
  3. Illinois State Legislature, "Legislative Audit Commission," accessed January 28, 2014