120-36.12. Functions of Program Evaluation Division.

The Division has the following functions:

(1) To evaluate the merits of a program or an activity of a State agency, or a program or an activity of a non-State entity conducted or provided using State funds.

(2) To develop quantitative indicators to be used in an evaluation of a program or an activity of a State agency, or a program or an activity of a non-State entity conducted or provided using State funds.

(3) To determine, in consultation with the Fiscal Research Division, the cost of programs or activities of a State agency, or programs or activities of a non-State entity conducted or provided using State funds.

(4) Repealed by Session Laws 2018-101, s. 1, effective June 26, 2018.

(5) To make unannounced visits to a State agency or non-State entity when needed to evaluate a program or an activity of the State agency or non-State entity.

(6) To submit an evaluation report to the Committee, as provided in G.S. 120-36.14.

(7) To determine the extent to which a State agency or non-State entity has implemented any of the recommendations of the Committee concerning the State agency or non-State entity.

(8) Repealed by Session Laws 2018-101, s. 1, effective June 26, 2018.

(9) To make periodic reports of the activities and recommendations of the Division and Committee and of any savings achieved by the implementation of Division or Committee recommendations.

(10) To receive reports alleging improper activities or matters of public concern listed in G.S. 126-84. The individual making the report may, at the individual's discretion, remain anonymous. Any report received under this subdivision, in whatever form, is confidential, shall not be a "public record" as defined by G.S. 132-1, and becomes available to the public only as provided in G.S. 120-131.

(11) To administer measurability assessments pursuant to Chapter 143E of the General Statutes. (2007-78, s. 3; 2008-196, s. 2(a); 2018-101, s. 1.)