Amend the bill, as and if amended, page 2, line 25, by inserting appropriately numbered new SECTIONS to read:
/ SECTION __. Section 43-5-1285 of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 102 of 1995, is amended to read:
On or about August 31, 1996, and every two years thereafter the Legislative Audit Council shall evaluate and The department shall report annually to the General Assembly on the success and effectiveness of the policies and programs created in this act. In conducting this evaluation the council shall identify the number of AFDC Family Independence families and individuals no longer receiving welfare, the number of individuals who have participated in educational, employment, or training programs under this act, the number of individuals who have completed educational, employment, or training programs under this act, and the number of individuals who have become employed and the duration of their employment , and other data and information the council considers appropriate in reporting to the General Assembly on the effectiveness of this act."
SECTION __. Chapter 15, Title 2 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 2-15-64. Beginning December 31, 2013, and every three years thereafter, the Legislative Audit Council shall conduct a management performance audit of a program of the South Carolina Department of Social Services. The program to be reviewed will be determined after consultation with the House of Representatives and the Senate. The Legislative Audit Council is authorized to charge the Department of Social Services for federal funds, if available, for the costs associated with this audit and shall provide certification to the Department of Social Services of certified public expenditures that are eligible for matching federal funds. The Department of Social Services shall remit the federal funds to the Legislative Audit Council as reimbursement for the costs of the audit." /
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