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Recent reports

Considerations for Marijuana Legalization

A review of policy options and law changes to consider if the state decides to legalize Marijuana and establish a regulated commercial market. (November 2020)

Review of the Children’s Services Act and Private Special Ed Day School Costs

A review of the quality and effectiveness of CSA services and the factors driving increasing program costs.  (November 2020)

Operations and Performance of VDOE

A review of the agency's management, supervision and support of school divisions, and relationship with the Board of Education. (October 2020)

Update on VITA Transition to Multi-Supplier Model

An update on VITA's implementation of its multi-supplier service model to provide state IT services.  (October 2020)

Operations and Performance of SBSD

Report on the effectiveness of SBSD's certifications processes, business assistance, and small business financing programs. Report also examines Virginia's small business definition.  (September 2020)

Infrastructure and Regional Incentives

Report on the economic impact and effectiveness of Virginia's 10 incentives that promote infrastructure development and encourage business activity in distressed regions of the state.   (September 2020)

Virginia's Workers' Compensation System and Disease Presumptions

Review of the fairness and timeliness of Virginia's workers' compensation system and current and proposed disease presumptions for public safety workers (December 2019)

Operations and Performance of the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries

A review of the agency’s regulation of hunting and fishing, its conservation police force, and wildlife conservation activities. (December 2019)