The Legislative Audit Commission is mandated by law (25 ILCS 150/0.01-0.06) to review all audits conducted by the State Auditor General. Primary responsibilities of the Commission are:
* Public hearings on all major audits of State agencies to review problems, assess agency stewardship, and secure remedial action.
* Initiation and review of management and program audits and investigations.
* Make recommendations to the General Assembly and agency management for corrective legislation and other measures to remedy weaknesses disclosed through audits or at Commission hearings.
* Monitoring agency progress in implementing corrective action.