2006 NLPES Impact Award Winners


Arizona Office of the Auditor General
Arizona:  Special Study – Joint Technological Education Districts:  Analysis of an Urban and a Rural JTED

Colorado Office of the State Auditor
Colorado:  Performance Audit of University of Colorado Foundation 

Florida Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability
Florida:  Division of Hotels and Restaurants Improves Operations But Not Meeting Inspection Goals 

Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts
Georgia:  Special Report:  Questionable Expenditures by the Georgia Water Planning and Policy Center and the Flint River Regional Water Council 

Hawaii Office of the Auditor
Hawaii:  Audit of the Deposit Beverage Container Program 

Idaho Office of Performance Evaluations
Idaho:  Strategic Planning and Performance Measurement 

Kansas Legislative Division of Post Audit
KansasWyandotte County: Reviewing the Use of STAR Bond Moneys Associated with the Kansas Speedway and the Village West Tourism District 

Michigan Office of the Auditor General
Michigan:  Performance Audit of the Office of Professional Preparation Services, Michigan Department of Education 

Nebraska Performance Audit Section
Nebraska: The Nebraska Medicaid Program’s Collection of Improper Payments 

New Mexico Legislative Finance Committee
New Mexico:  Department of Public Safety, Review of Management Practices and Staffing Levels 

Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury Office of Research
Tennessee:   Hot Mix Asphalt for County Roads: Private Providers or Public Plants? 

Texas Sunset Advisory Commission
TexasTexas State Board of Barber Examiners and Texas Cosmetology Commission 

Utah Office of the Legislative Auditor General
Utah:  School Boards Closed Meetings Do Not Comply with Statute 

Virginia Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission
Virginia:  Special Report:  Certain Personnel Issues at the Virginia Retirement System 

Washington Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee
Washington:  Department of Natural Resources Fire Suppression Study 

Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau
Wisconsin:  An Evaluation:  Voter Registration 

Wyoming Legislative Service Office
Wyoming:   Developmental Disabilities Division: Adult Waiver Program