Office of Performance Evaluations

Promoting confidence and accountability in state government

Recent Work Products

Reports Released


Use of Salary Savings to Fund Employee Compensation

Jan. 12, 2015

Challenges and Approaches to Meeting Water Quality Standards

Jul. 14, 2014

Strengthening Contract Management in Idaho, Follow-up Report

Jul. 14, 2014

Financial Costs of the Death Penalty

Mar. 19, 2014

Confinement of Juvenile Offenders

Feb. 13, 2014

The Department of Health and Welfare's Management of Appropriated Funds

Dec. 10, 2013

Assessing the Need for Taxpayer Advocacy

Dec. 10, 2013

Reports in Progress

Est. Release Date

State Legal Contracts and the Demand for Legal Services (legislative requests: Rep. Gannon, Rep. Miller)

Evaluation Scope

January 2015

Identifying Sustainable Approaches for Collecting and Managing Longitudinal Education Data (legislative requests: Sen. Lacey, Sen. Goedde, Rep. Bolz)

Evaluation Scope

January 2015

Contract Oversight of the Idaho Education Network (legislative request)


Recent Office Recognitions

2014 Impact Award of the National Legislative Program Evaluation Society for the report Reducing Barriers to Postsecondary Education.

2014 Notable Document Award of the National Conference of State Legislatures, Legislative Research Librarians, for the report Confinement of Juvenile Offenders.

All awards and recognitions