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AB 804 (Garcia) Controller: internal control guidelines

Position:Watch
Status:Floor
Summary:
Existing law requires the Controller, on or before January 1, 2015, to develop internal control guidelines applicable to a local agency, as defined, to prevent and detect financial errors and fraud, based on specified standards and with input from any local agency and organizations representing the interests of local agencies.
This bill would authorize the Controller to audit any local agency for purposes of determining whether the agency’s internal controls are adequate to detect and prevent financial errors and fraud.
The bill would declare that these provisions are a matter of statewide concern and not a municipal affair.
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Last Updated:May 1, 2017