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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter50 > 50-1210

50-1210. Report of findings and recommendations; distribution; confidentiality; agency response.(1) Upon completion of a performance audit, the section shall prepare a report of its findings and recommendations for action. The Legislative Auditor shall provide the section's report concurrently to the committee, agency director, and Legislative Fiscal Analyst. The committee may, by majority vote, release the section's report or portions thereof to other individuals, with the stipulation that the released material shall be kept confidential.(2) When the Legislative Auditor provides the report to the Legislative Fiscal Analyst, the Legislative Fiscal Analyst shall issue an opinion to the committee indicating whether the section's recommendations can be implemented by the agency within its current appropriation.(3) When the Legislative Auditor provides the report to the agency, the agency shall have twenty business days from the date of receipt of the report to provide a written response. Any written response received from the agency shall be attached to the committee report. The agency shall not release any part of the report to any person outside the agency, except that an agency may discuss the report with the Governor. The Governor shall not release any part of the report.(4) Following receipt of any written response from the agency, the Legislative Auditor shall prepare a brief written summary of the response, including a description of any significant disagreements the agency has with the section's report or recommendations. SourceLaws 1992, LB 988, § 10; Laws 2003, LB 607, § 13; Laws 2006, LB 956, § 9.