Flint Emergency Expenditures - 000-2019-20

Description

On January 5, 2016, former Governor Rick Snyder declared a state of emergency for Genesee County (referred to as the Flint declaration of emergency) due to the ongoing health and safety issues caused by elevated lead levels in the City of Flint’s drinking water. The Legislature enacted numerous appropriations to address this situation, both as supplemental appropriations to and transfers within the fiscal year 2016 budget and spending authorization provided in the fiscal year 2017 budget.

Public Act 3 of 2016 requires the Office of the Auditor General to audit the use of the funds appropriated for this emergency and report at a minimum of every six months until the funds are expended.

Audit Objectives

  1. To determine the appropriateness of State agencies’ expenditure of the Flint declaration of emergency appropriations as of September 30, 2019.

  2. To report State agencies’ expenditures of the Flint declaration of emergency appropriations.


Timing

Estimated Release Date: January 2020


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