6.78 BEST PRACTICES REVIEWS.
The state auditor shall conduct best practices reviews that examine the procedures and
practices used to deliver local government services, determine the methods of local government
service delivery, identify variations in cost and effectiveness, and identify practices to save
money or provide more effective service delivery. The state auditor shall recommend to local
governments service delivery methods and practices to improve the cost-effectiveness of
services. The state auditor shall determine the local government services to be reviewed in
consultation with representatives of the Association of Minnesota Counties, the League of
Minnesota Cities, the Association of Metropolitan Municipalities, the Minnesota Association
of Townships, the Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association, and the Minnesota Association
of School Administrators.
History: 1Sp2003 c 1 art 2 s 16