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  • About the State Auditors Office Slideshow Image

    Making government work better

    How the Office of the State Auditor is making government work better

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  • About Us

    Click here to see a video and learn how the Office of the State Auditor serves the Commonwealth.

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  • Find out what others are saying about us on our News and Updates Page

    News and Updates

    Get the latest news and updates about the Office of the State Auditor.

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  • Chapter 224

    The Office of the State Auditor is evaluating Chapter 224, a law primarily intended to control health care cost growth and improve quality and access to health care services.

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  • Bureau of Special Investigations Slideshow Image


    BSI is charged with investigating fraud and abuse in the Commonwealth’s public assistance programs.

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  • Division of Local Mandates

    The Local Mandate law gives the State Auditor's Office the authority to determine if a proposed or existing state rule or law imposes any direct cost on a city or town.

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Audit Highlights

Child Welfare & Education
Audit Calls for Better Oversight of Charter School System

Our report on public charter school oversight contains recommendations for state education administrators to provide more assistance in the sharing of innovation and best practices between charter schools and traditional school districts, to improve consistency in charter renewals, and to improve program accountability and transparency by ensuring the accuracy of the information being gathered. Click here to learn more.