Office of Performance Evaluations

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Our MissionWhat We Do

Our mission is to promote confidence and accountability in state government through evaluation of programs and policies.

As a nonpartisan, independent office of the Legislature, we evaluate whether state government programs and agencies are operating efficiently and cost-effectively and are achieving intended results. We offer several products to help respond to legislators’ concerns.

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New supplemental, Best Interest of the Child, to the report Child Welfare System, is now available.

Scopes for our new studies have been finalized:

Residential Care
Court Appointed Special Advocates
Child Welfare System: Reducing the Risk of Adverse Outcomes
Commission of Pardons and Parole