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Office of the Comptroller
    Office of the Comptroller
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FY06
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FY07
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Chargeback for Prior-Year Deficiencies  
   1599-2040   For the payment of prior-year deficiencies, so-called, based upon schedules provided to the executive office for administration and finance and the house and senate committees on ways and means; provided, that notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law to the contrary, the comptroller is hereby authorized to certify payments on behalf of departments for certain contracted goods or services rendered in prior fiscal years for which certain statutes, regulations, or procedures were not properly followed; provided, however, that the department which was a party to such a transaction shall certify in writing that such services were performed or goods delivered and shall provide such additional information as the comptroller may require; provided further, that the comptroller is hereby authorized to charge departments' current fiscal year appropriations and transfer to this item amounts equivalent to the amounts of any such prior-year deficiency, subject to the conditions stated herein; provided further, that the comptroller shall assess such chargeback only to that current fiscal year appropriation which is for the same purpose as that to which the prior-year deficiency pertains, or if there is no such appropriation, to that current fiscal year appropriation which is most similar in purpose to the appropriation to which the prior-year deficiency pertains, or is for the general administration of the department that administered the appropriation to which the prior-year deficiency pertains; provided further, that no chargeback shall be made which would cause a deficiency in any current fiscal year appropriation; and provided further, that the comptroller shall include in said schedules the amount of each prior-year deficiency paid, the fiscal year and appropriation to which it pertained, the current fiscal year appropriation and object class to which it was charged, and the department's explanation for the failure to make payment in a timely manner 7,000,000 7,000,000
 
Intragovernmental Service Fund 100%