Texas Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 534.037
Program Audit


The executive commissioner shall coordinate with each state agency or department that contracts with a community center to prescribe procedures based on risk assessment for coordinated program audits of the activities of a community center. The procedures must be consistent with any requirements connected with federal funding received by the community center.


A program audit of a community center must be performed in accordance with procedures developed under this section.


This section does not prohibit a state agency or department or an entity providing funding to a community center from investigating a complaint against or performing additional contract monitoring of a community center.


A program audit under this section must evaluate:


the extent to which the community center is achieving the desired results or benefits established by the legislature or by a state agency or department;


the effectiveness of the community center’s organizations, programs, activities, or functions; and


whether the community center is in compliance with applicable laws.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 869, Sec. 3, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1 (S.B. 219), Sec. 3.1336, eff. April 2, 2015.

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