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2016-11-30
Notice of Proposed Rule Making 2017 Audit Rule

NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING 

The Office of the State Auditor is in the process of repealing and replacing in full: The Audit Rule (2.2.2.8 NMAC et seq.).  The Audit Rule establishes policies, procedures, rules and requirements for contracting and conducting financial audits, special audits, attestation engagements, performance audits, and forensic audits of governmental agencies of the State of New Mexico, and is governed by the Audit Act, §§ 12-6-1 to 12-6-14, NMSA 1978. 

Copies of the proposed new rule are available at the Office of the State Auditor, 2540 Camino Edward Ortiz, Suite A, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507 and on the Office of the State Auditor website, http://www.osanm.org.  The Agency will consider adopting the proposed new rule at a public hearing on January 12, 2017, which will take place at 1:30 p.m. at the Office of the State Auditor, 2540 Camino Edward Ortiz, Suite A, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507.  Please mail or deliver written comments on the proposed new rule to:  Emily Oster, Director of Compliance and Quality Control, at the Office of the State Auditor, 2540 Camino Edward Ortiz, Suite A, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507, or by email at Emily.Oster@osa.state.nm.us by December 31, 2016. 

If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the public hearing, please contact Ms. Oster at least one week prior to the public hearing or as soon as possible.  Public documents can be provided in various accessible formats. Please contact Ms. Oster at 505-476-3800 or Emily.Oster@osa.state.nm.us if a summary or other type of accessible format is needed.

http://www.saonm.org/state_auditor_rule