About AARC

Purpose Statement:

In order to improve accountability of the expenditure of public funds, the Comptroller establishes the Accounting and Audit Review Committee (AARC) to ensure compliance with the Comptroller’s established accounting system and internal controls.  The AARC will promote efficiency in Executive Branch operations by assisting the management of State departments and agencies to comply with applicable laws, rules, regulations, policies, and practices.

Responsibilities:

  • To propose statewide accounting and auditing policy for circulation through Comptroller’s Circulars and Memoranda as necessary.
  • To serve as a resource for accounting questions and clarify procedures, policies, rules, regulations, and practices for all Executive Branch employees.

Meetings:

Meetings will be held as-needed basis.