April 10, 2012
Honorable Brian S. Dempsey, Chair
House Committee on Ways and Means
State House – Room 243
Boston, MA 02133
Dear Representative Dempsey:
As required by Section 2B Chapter 68 of the Acts of 2011, the Office of the Comptroller is submitting this report on Prior Year Deficiencies to the House and Senate Committees on Ways and Means.
The attached Paid Prior Year Deficiency Report contains information regarding payment of prior year deficiencies through chargebacks to FY2012 funds.
Through the third quarter of FY2012, a total of $1,112,634 was spent in prior year deficiencies for 27 departments. Of that, $1,110,387 was incurred in accounts that had sufficient funds and $2,247 was from accounts that had insufficient funds.
Please let me know if you have any questions or need anything further.
Martin J. Benison
Stephen M. Brewer, Chair, Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Jay Gonzalez, Secretary, Executive Office for Administration and Finance
Doug Howgate, Budget Director, Senate Ways and Means Committee
Samuel Goldhar, Budget Director, House Ways and Means Committee
Michael Esmond, Budget Director, Administration and Finance