Chapter 43.09 RCW


Auditor of public accounts.
Deputy auditorsAssistant directors.
Contracts with certified public accountants.
General duties of auditor.
Audit of entities with state contracts or grantsCosts.
Audit of entities with state contracts or grantsReport regarding criminal misuse of public moneys.
SubpoenasCompulsory processWitnessesOathsTestimonyPenalty.
SubpoenasCourt approvalProcess.
May administer oaths.
SealCopies of documents as evidence.
Loss of public fundsIllegal activityReport to state auditor's office.
Toll-free efficiency hotlineDutiesAnnual overview and update.
Regulatory fairness actPerformance reviews.
Local government accountingUniform system of accounting.
Local government accountingCosts of public worksStandard form.
Local government accountingSeparate accounts for each fund or activityExemptions.
Local government accountingSeparate accounts for public service industries.
Local government accountingAnnual reportsComparative statistics.
Local government accountingPublic officers and employeesDuty to account and reportRemoval from officeDeposit of collections.
Local government accountingExamination of financial affairs.
Local government accountingExamination of local governmentsReportsAction by attorney general.
Local government accountingReview of tax levies of local governments.
Local government accountingExpense of audit, what constitutes.
Local government accountingExpense of examination.
Local government accountingExpense of auditAdditional charge.
Appeal procedure to be adoptedInclusion of number and disposition of appeals in annual report.
Local government accountingMunicipal revolving accountRecords of auditing costs.
Joint operations by municipal corporations or political subdivisionsDeposit and control of funds.
Repayment of amounts charged to another fund within same political subdivision to be credited to original fund or appropriationExpenditure.
Municipal corporations authorized to establish line of credit for payment of warrantsInterest.
Local governmentsUse of credit cards.
School district auditsSchool district compliance with RCW 28A.150.276 and 28A.505.240Report of findings.
Post-audit of state agenciesDefinitions.
Audit of statewide combined financial statementsPost-audits of state agenciesPeriodic auditsReportsFiling.
Post-audits of state agencies under RCW 43.09.310NoncomplianceRemediationReferral to attorney general.
Audit disclosing malfeasance or nonfeasanceAction by attorney general.
Post-audit of books of state auditor.
Auditing services revolving accountCreatedPurpose.
Auditing services revolving accountTransfers and payments into accountAllotments to state auditor.
Auditing services revolving accountDisbursements.
Auditing services revolving accountAllocation of costs to funds, accounts, and agenciesBilling rate.
Auditing services revolving accountDirect payments from state agencies.
Audit of revolving, local, and other funds and accounts.
Performance auditsDefinitions.
Performance auditsCitizen advisory board.
Performance auditsCollaboration with joint legislative audit and review committeeCriteriaStatewide performance reviewContracting outRelease of audit reports.
Performance auditsLocal jurisdictions.
Performance auditsAudit of performance audit program.
Performance auditsFollow-up and corrective actionProgress reports.
Performance auditsAppropriationBudget request.
Comprehensive performance audit of state printing services.
Comprehensive performance auditsScopeReports.
Short titleEffective date2006 c 1 (Initiative Measure No. 900).
Performance audits of government account.
Annual migratory bird stamp designAdministration, sale, and distributionDeposit and use of funds: RCW 77.12.690.
Attorney general, report of irregularities to: RCW 43.88.160.
agricultural marketing agreements and orders: RCW 15.65.490.
apple commission: RCW 15.24.070.
beef commission: RCW 16.67.090.
budget and accounting act, post-audit duties: RCW 43.88.160.
commodity commissions: RCW 15.66.140.
community economic revitalization board: RCW 43.160.090.
gambling commission: RCW 9.46.060.
hardwoods commission: RCW 15.74.040.
health sciences and services authorities records: RCW 35.104.060.
honey bee commission: RCW 15.62.040.
housing finance commission: RCW 43.180.050.
irrigation district records: RCW 87.68.100.
liquor and cannabis board: RCW 66.08.024.
lottery: RCW 67.70.290.
port districts: RCW 53.36.150.
public works projects: RCW 43.155.080.
state association of elected county officials: RCW 36.47.060.
state fruit commission: RCW 15.28.110.
Washington public port association: RCW 53.06.060.
wine commission: RCW 15.88.070.
Cities and towns
budget forms, preparation of: RCW 35.33.111.
involuntary dissolution of, petition by: RCW 35.07.230.
self-insurance, state audit: RCW 48.62.031.
street expenditures, accounting and reporting system: RCW 35.76.020.
supervision of budgets: RCW 35.33.111.
City streets as part of state highway system certified to: RCW 47.24.010.
Commodity commission's annual report to: RCW 15.66.140.
Constitutional duties: State Constitution Art. 3 § 20.
Cost bills in felony cases, audit of, duties: RCW 10.46.230.
County auditors, ex officio deputy state auditor: RCW 36.22.140.
County budgets, rules, classifications, and forms: RCW 36.40.220.
Disbursement of public funds, duties transferred to treasurer: RCW 43.88.210.
Educational service district superintendents, employeesTraveling expenses and subsistenceAuditor's duties: RCW 28A.310.320.
Eminent domain by state
immediate possession proceedings: RCW 8.04.090.
payment of damages and costs to court: RCW 8.04.160.
Highway construction bonds and warrants, auditor to sign: Chapter 47.10 RCW.
Highway funds generally, auditor's powers and duties: Chapter 47.08 RCW.
Impeachment, liability to: State Constitution Art. 5 § 2.
Industrial insurance, funds, disbursement: RCW 51.44.110.
Justice and inferior courts act of 1961, financial records prescribed by: RCW 3.30.070.
information furnished to: RCW 43.88.160.
reports to of post-audit and financial affairs: RCW 43.88.160.
Oath of office: RCW 43.01.020.
Port districts, toll facilities, bonds and notes: RCW 53.34.140.
Post-audit duties: RCW 43.88.160.
Public blanks used in counties, prescribed by: RCW 36.72.080.
Puget Sound ferry and toll bridge system, auditor's powers and duties relating to: Chapter 47.60 RCW.
Purchase of bridges or ferries by department of transportation, auditor's powers and duties relating to: RCW 47.56.050.
Records committee, to appoint a member of: RCW 40.14.050.
Residence requirement: State Constitution Art. 3 § 24.
Salary, amount of: State Constitution Art. 3 § 20, Art. 28 § 1; RCW 43.03.010.
Steam electric generating plants bond issues, duties as to: RCW 43.21A.630.
Studies and adoption of classifications for school district budgetsPublication: RCW 28A.300.060.
Succession: State Constitution Art. 3 § 10.
Term of office: State Constitution Art. 3 § 3; RCW 43.01.010.
Toll bridges
bonds, auditor to sign: RCW 47.56.140.
improvement of existing bridge and construction of new bridge as single project, auditor's powers and duties relating to: Chapter 47.58 RCW.
Tort claims against state or its agents, filing with: RCW 4.92.100.
Volunteer firefighters, forms for administration of fund provided to: RCW 41.24.070.
administrator for the courts: RCW 2.56.090.
disbursement of public moneys, duties transferred: RCW 43.88.210.
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