CalAware repeated its audit of the same 31 state agencies that it audited twice before in 2006. Five years later, with a newly elected governor in office, it was time to find out how well these agencies now perform in response to a public records request.
Click here for the report that contains our general observations and both promising and disappointing anecdotes of agency responses and interactions. We also point out several trends contained within the requested material that may prove interesting beyond the legal compliance scope of our report.
Click here for an analysis of the results, including the grades, the individually scored items, and the stated copy fees.
Click here to view each agency’s individual report, including an explanation of their grade, the complete email exchange between the auditor and the agency, all of the files produced by the agency, and the auditor’s narrative of his or her observations and impressions.
Click here to read a detailed explanation of our audit methodology from making the request to grading the results.
Click here to view a complete list of all media coverage of the 2011 State Agency audit.