Difference between revisions of "Louisiana Legislative Auditor"
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In 2010, the Louisiana Auditor was paid an estimated $132,620 according to the [[Council of State Governments]].<ref>[http://knowledgecenter.csg.org/drupal/system/files/Table_4.11.pdf ''The Council of State Governments'',"The Book of States 2010 Table 4.11,"
In 2010, the Louisiana Auditor was paid an estimated $132,620 according to the [[Council of State Governments]].<ref>[http://knowledgecenter.csg.org/drupal/system/files/Table_4.11.pdf ''The Council of State Governments'',"The Book of States 2010 Table 4.11," June 21, 2011]</ref>
Latest revision as of 07:38, 17 April 2014
Prior to 1964, various agencies performed the role of the auditor.
|There shall be a legislative auditor responsible solely to the legislature...|
The legislative auditor is elected by a majority of each house and may be removed by the vote of two-thirds of each house.
|He shall serve as a fiscal advisor to it and shall perform the duties and functions provided by law related to auditing fiscal records of the state, its agencies, and political subdivisions...|
Current duties include oversight of state and local government finances, financial audit services, compliance audit services, performance audit services, advisory services, and recovery assistance services.
Since its establishment in 1964, Louisiana has had five legislative auditors.
Click "show" for a list of legislative auditors.
|1||J.B. Lancaster||July 1, 1964|
|2||Joseph H. Burris||August 1, 1972|
|3||Daniel G. Kyle||August 1, 1989|
|4||Steve J. Theriot||May 20, 2004|
|5||Daryl G. Purpera||April 19, 2010|
Louisiana Legislative Auditor
1600 North Third Street
P.O. Box 94397
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70804-9397
Phone: (225) 339-3800
Fax: (225) 339-3870