The change is in response to written comments submitted by the staff of the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee and a discussion and vote on the rule at a meeting of the Board held on September 18, 2009. The rule shall now read as follows:
61H1-20.0092 Government Auditing Standards.
“Government Auditing Standards” shall be deemed and construed to mean Government Audit Standards issued by the Comptroller General of the United States, in effect as of July 2007. (Entitled Government Auditing Standards, July 2007 Revision (GAO-07-731G), available from the United States General Accounting Office, Washington, D.C. 20548-0001 or from its website at http://www.gao.gov/govaud/ybk01.htm. A certified public accountant shall not permit his/her name to be associated with financial statements of units of government unless he/she has complied with these standards and departure from such standards must be justified by those who do not follow them.
Rulemaking Authority 473.304, 473.315 FS. Law Implemented 473.304, 473.315 FS. History–New 10-28-86, Amended 5-22-88, 4-8-90, 4-21-91, Formerly 21A-20.0092, Amended 10-19-94, 9-30-97, 9-29-02,________.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE IS: Veloria Kelly, Division Director, Board of Accountancy, 240 N.W. 76th Dr., Suite A, Gainesville, Florida 32607