The Fiscal Division administers the state’s constitutional and statutory funds created within the state treasury. Administration includes providing an accounting of all receipts and controlling fund disbursements out of the state treasury.

The Fiscal Division also administers the back bone of the state’s cash management program. This entails accounting for a massive central depository bank account which pools state cash resources to provide the opportunity for the greatest investment earnings.

Fiscal’s Audit and Compliance Division tracks budget appropriations for non-governmental organizations to ensure that public dollars are not wasted or spent incorrectly.  Additionally, the Division distributes state funds to various local governments for payrolls, operating supplies and acquisitions.


Laura Lapeze | Chief Financial Officer | (225) 342-0051 |

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