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Joint Leg. Audit & Review Committee

RCW 44.28

The Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee (JLARC) is a joint statutory, bipartisan committee of the Legislature. It works to make state government more effective, efficient and accountable. Under the direction of the Legislative Auditor, JLARC’s non-partisan staff independently conduct performance audits in accordance with Government Auditing Standards. Their audits provide objective answers to questions posed by the Legislature about government performance.

Agency Mission

The Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee (JLARC) conducts objective performance audits, program evaluations, sunset reviews and other analyses on behalf of the Legislature. JLARC makes recommendations to the Legislature and government agencies to improve the performance of government in Washington state.
Request 8,891,000
Net change from current biennium 402,000 Increase
Percent change from current biennium 4.7% Increase

Operating Budget: Summary

Appropriated Funds

2017-19 Appropriations Appropriated Funds Expenditures
Amount Estimated Balance   2015-17 Actual 2017-19 Estimated 2019-21 Proposed
164,000 General Fund - Basic Account - State 26,000 164,000 334,000
Motor Vehicle Account - State
8,325,000 Performance Audits of Government - State 6,250,274 8,325,000 8,557,000
Accident Account - State
Medical Aid Account - State
8,489,000 Total Appropriated Funds 6,276,274 8,489,000 8,891,000

Non-Appropriated Funds

2017-19 Non-Appropriated Funds Expenditures
Amount Balance Non-Apropriated Funds 2015-17 Actual 2017-19 Estimated 2019-21 Proposed
Industrial Insurance Premium Refund - Nonappropriated (3,765)
Total Non-Appropriated Funds (3,765)

Capital Budget: Summary

  Appropriated Funds Expenditures
Amount Estimated Balance   Actual Estimated Proposed
267,264 267,264 State Building Construction Account - State 132,736
267,264 267,264 Total Appropriated Funds 132,736

Operating Budget: Program Summary

Program Title Actual Estimated Proposed
Actual Estimated Estimated Proposed Proposed
Annual Total 3,325,237 3,767,016 1,716,762 4,417,000 4,474,000

Operating Budget: Change from Preceding Biennium

Actual Estimated Proposed
Amount Percent Amount Percent Amount Percent
989,069 18.7% (788,731) (12.6%) 3,407,222 62.1%

Employment Summary

  Actual Estimated Proposed
  2016-17 Actual 2017-18 Estimated 2018-19 Estimated 2019-20 Proposed 2020-21 Proposed
FTE Staff Years 22.7 21.7 24.3 23.6 25.4