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Joint Leg. Audit & Review Committee

RCW 44.28, RCW 43.131 and RCW 43.136

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 9,527,000
Net change from current biennium (317,000) Decrease
Percent change from current biennium (3.2%) Decrease

Operating Budget: Summary

Appropriated Funds

2019-21 Appropriations Appropriated Funds Expenditures
Amount Estimated Balance   2017-19 Actual 2019-21 Estimated 2021-23 Proposed
General Fund - State 163,967
90,000 90,000 State Patrol Highway Account - State
9,844,000 Performance Audits of Government - State 7,881,299 9,844,000 9,527,000
9,934,000 90,000 Total Appropriated Funds 8,045,266 9,844,000 9,527,000

Non-Appropriated Funds

2019-21 Non-Appropriated Funds Expenditures
Amount Balance Non-Apropriated Funds 2017-19 Actual 2019-21 Estimated 2021-23 Proposed
Savings Incentive Account - Nonappropriated 375,586
Total Non-Appropriated Funds 375,586

Capital Budget: Summary

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

Operating Budget: Program Summary

Program Title Actual Estimated Proposed
Actual Estimated Estimated Proposed Proposed
Annual Total 4,653,835 4,102,583 1,632,747 4,717,000 4,810,000

Operating Budget: Change from Preceding Biennium

Actual Estimated Proposed
Amount Percent Amount Percent Amount Percent
2,144,577 34.2% (2,685,521) (31.9%) 3,791,670 66.1%

Employment Summary

  Actual Estimated Proposed
  2018-19 Actual 2019-20 Estimated 2020-21 Estimated 2021-22 Proposed 2022-23 Proposed
FTE Staff Years 24.2 24.0 23.8 23.6 25.4