The State Auditor's Office is charged with conducting investigations for fraud, waste, or abuse in relation to funds received through:
- The General Appropriations Act-expenditures by state agencies, colleges, and universities or use of state grant money.
- The federal stimulus or American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
- Hurricane Ike.
For more information regarding fraud reporting, visit the State Auditor's Office - Special Investigations Unit's web site at http://sao.fraud.state.tx.us/Default.aspx. The office may also be contacted via the SAO Hotline at 1-800-TX-AUDIT (892-8348).