No. Report Name Year Mon Policy Area File
238 Improving State Permitting for Local Climate Change Adaptation Projects 2017 Jun General Government download
237 A New Approach to California's Veterans Homes 2017 Mar Health & Human Services download
236 Borrowed Money: Opportunities for Stronger Bond Oversight 2017 Feb General Government download
235 The Economy & Efficiency Report 2015-16 2016 Oct Biennial Reports download
234 Jobs for Californians: Strategies to Ease Occupational Licensing Barriers 2016 Oct General Government download
233 Promises Still to Keep: A Second Look at the Mental Health Services Act 2016 Sep Health & Human Services download
232 Letter to Governor Brown and the Legislature on the Salton Sea 2016 Jun Energy, Environment & Resources download
231 Time and Again: Overtime in State Facilities 2016 Apr General Government download
230 Fixing Denti-Cal 2016 Apr Health & Human Services download
229 A Customer-Centric Upgrade For California Government 2015 Oct General Government download
228 Averting Disaster: Action Now for the Salton Sea 2015 Sep Energy, Environment & Resources download
227 Conversations For Workable Government 2015 Jun General Government download
226 Level the Playing Field: Put California's Underground Economy Out of Business 2015 Mar General Government download
225 Promises Still to Keep: A Decade of the Mental Health Services Act 2015 Jan Health & Human Services download
224 The Economy & Efficiency Report 2014 Oct Biennial Reports download
223 Letter to Governor Brown and the Legislature on Revisiting California's Energy Future 2014 Oct Energy, Environment & Resources download
222 Letter to Governor Brown and the Legislature on Medi-Cal Update 2014 Aug Health & Human Services download
221 Governing California Through Climate Change 2014 July Energy, Environment & Resources download
220 From Hiring to Retiring: Strategies for Modernizing State Human Resources 2014 Feb General Government download
219 Sensible Sentencing for a Safer California 2014 Feb Public Safety download
218 A New Plan for a New Economy: Reimagining Higher Education 2013 Oct Education download
217 An Agenda for Veterans: The State's Turn to Serve 2013 Aug Health & Human Services download
216 Letter to Governor Brown and the Legislature on Bail and Pre-Trial Services 2013 May Public Safety download
215 Beyond Crisis: Recapturing Excellence in California's State Park System 2013 Mar Energy, Environment & Resources download
214 Rewiring California: Integrating Agendas for Energy Reform 2012 Dec Energy, Environment & Resources download
213 Improving Government Performance: Recommendations from an Independent Voice 2012 Nov Biennial Reports download
212 Building Value: Modernizing Property Management 2012 Sep General Government download
211 A Review of Government Reorganization Plan No. 2 2012 May General Government download
210 Serving Students, Serving California: Updating the California Community Colleges to Meet Evolving Demands 2012 Feb Education download
209 Better Regulation: Improving California's Rulemaking Process 2011 Oct General Government download
208 Letter to Governor Brown and the Legislature on Information Technology Governance 2011 Sep General Government download
207 Letter to Governor Brown and the Legislature on Community Corrections 2011 Sep Public Safety download
206 A Review of the Governor's Reorganization Plan to Unify and Streamline the California State Personnel System 2011 Jun General Government download
205 A Long-Term Strategy for Long-Term Care 2011 Apr Health & Human Services download
  Chairman Hancock Letter to Governor Edmund G. Brown 2011 Mar General Government download
204 Public Pensions for Retirement Security 2011 Feb General Government download
203 Smart State Management 2010 Nov Biennial Reports download
202 Smarter Choices, Better Education: Improving California Charter Schools 2010 Nov Education download
201 Managing for Change: Modernizing California's Water Governance 2010 Aug Energy, Environment & Resources download
200 Making up for Lost Ground: Creating a Governor's Office of Economic Development 2010 Feb General Government download
199 Building California: Infrastructure Choices and Strategy 2010 Jan Infrastructure download
198 Stem Cell Research: Strengthening Governance to Further the Voters' Mandate 2009 Jun General Government download
197 Bond Spending: Expanding and Enhancing Oversight 2009 Jun General Government download
196 A Review of the Governor's Reorganization Plan to Consolidate Information Technology Functions 2009 Mar General Government download
195 Clearer Structure, Cleaner Water: Improving Performance and Outcomes at the State Water Boards 2009 Jan Energy, Environment & Resources download
194 First Year Checkup: Strategies for a Stronger Public Health System 2009 Jan Health & Human Services download
193 A New Legacy System: Using Technology to Drive Performance

2008

Nov Infrastructure download
192 Juvenile Justice Reform: Realigning Responsibilities  2008 Jul Public Safety download
191 Educational Governance & Accountability: Taking the Next Step  2008 May Education download
190 Addressing Addiction: Improving & Integrating California's Substance Abuse Treatment System  2008 Mar Health & Human Services download
189 Career Technical Education: Creating Options for High School Success 2007 Nov Education download
188 The State Allocation Board: Improving Transparency and Structure 2007 Aug Education download
187 A Smarter Way to Care: Transforming Medi-Cal for the Future 2007 May Health & Human Services download
186 An Independent Voice for Government Reform: Biennial Report 2005-2006 2007 Feb Biennial Reports download
185 Solving California's Corrections Crisis: Time is Running Out 2007 Jan Public Safety download
184 Safeguarding the Golden State: Preparing for Catastrophic Events 2006 Apr Public Safety download
183 Still Imperiled, Still Important - The Little Hoover Commission's Review of the CALFED Bay-Delta Program 2005 Nov Energy, Environment & Resources download
170a Recommendations for Emergency Preparedness and Public Health 2005 Jun Health & Human Services download
182 Letter regarding the Governor's Reorganization Plan to Create a Department of Energy 2005 Jun Energy, Environment & Resources download
181 Serving the Public:  Managing the State Workforce to Improve Outcomes 2005 Jun General Government download
180 Reconstructing Government:  A Review of the Governor's Reorganzation Plan to Create a Department of Technology Services 2005 May Infrastructure download
179 Reconstructing Government:  A Review of the Governor's Reorganization Plan Reforming California's Youth & Adult Correctional Agency 2005 Feb Public Safety download
178 Opening the Doors of Government:  Biennial Report 2003-04 2005 Jan Biennial Reports download
177 Breaking the Barriers for Women on Parole 2004 Dec Public Safety download
176 Historic Opportunities: Transforming California State Government 2004 Dec General Government download
175 Regulation of Acupuncture:  A Complementary Therapy Framework 2004 Sep General Government download
174 Governing the Golden State:  A Critical Path to Improve Performance and Restore Trust 2004 Jul General Government download
173 Real Lives, Real Reforms: Improving Health and Human Services 2004 May Health & Human Services download
172 Back to the Community:  Safe & Sound Parole Policies 2003 Nov Public Safety download
171 Improving Public Safety: Beyond the Office of Criminal Justice Planning 2003 Jul Public Safety download
170 To Protect & Prevent:  Rebuilding California's Public Health System 2003 Apr Health & Human Services download
169 For Our Health & Safety: Joining Forces to Defeat Addiction 2003 Mar Health & Human Services download
168 Still in Our Hands:  A Review of Efforts to Reform Foster Care in California 2003 Feb Health & Human Services download
167 Little Hoover Commission Biennial Report for 2001-2002 2002 Dec Biennial Reports download
166 We The People:  Helping Newcomers Become Californians 2002 Jun General Government download
165 Rebuilding The Dream: Solving California's Affordable Housing Crisis 2002 May Infrastructure download
164 Only A Beginning: The Proposed Labor & Workforce Development Agency 2002 Apr General Government download
163 Card Clubs in California:  A Review of Ownership Limitations 2002 Apr General Government download
162 Be Prepared: Getting Ready for New and Uncertain Dangers 2002 Jan Public Safety download
161 Young Hearts & Minds:  Making a Commitment to Children's Mental Health 2001 Oct Health & Human Services download
160 Teach Our Children Well 2001 Sep Education download
159 Never Too Early, Never Too Late... To Prevent Youth Crime & Violence 2001 Jun Public Safety download
158 Little Hoover Commission Biennial Report for 1999-2000 2001 Jan Biennial Reports download
157 Being There:  Making a Commitment to Mental Health 2000 Nov Health & Human Services download
156 Better.Gov:  Engineering Technology-Enhanced Government 2000 Nov Infrastructure download
155 Special Districts:  Relics of the Past or Resources for the Future? 2000 May General Government download
154 Open Doors and Open Minds:  Improving Access and Quality in California's Community Colleges 2000 Mar Education download
153 To Build A Better School (includes #153a) 2000 Feb Education download
153a Recommendations for Improving the School Facility Program in Los Angeles Unified School District 1999 mar Education download
152 Now in Our Hands:  Caring For California's Abused and Neglected Children 1999 Feb Health & Human Services download
151 Little Hoover Commission 1997-1998 Biennial Report 1999 Jan Biennial Reports download
150 Of the People, By the People:  Principles for Cooperative Civil Service Reform 1999 Jan General Government download
149 CADA:  An Opportunity to Advance and Protect the State's Investment 1999 Jan Infrastructure download
148 Caring for Our Children: Our Most Precious Investment
1998 Sep Health & Human Services download
147 Governor's Reorganization Plan No. 1 of 1998
1998   General Government Order Report
146 Consumer Protection: A Quality of Life Investment
1998 Jun General Government download
145 Review of State's Efforts to Meet Year 2000 Computer Change 1998 May Infrastructure Order Report
144 Beyond Bars: Correctional Reforms to Lower Prison Costs and Reduce Crime 1998 Jan Public Safety download
143 Dollars and Sense: A Simple Approach to School Finance
1997 Jul Education download
142 Enforcing Child Support: Parental Duty, Public Priority 1997 May Health & Human Services download
141 Little Hoover Commission 1995-1996: Biennial Report 1997   Biennial Reports download
140 Long-Term Care: Providing Compassion Without Confusion 1996 Dec Health & Human Services download
139 When Consumers Have Choices: The State's Role in Competitive Utility Markets 1996 Dec Energy, Environment & Resources download
138 The Charter Movement: Education Reform School by School 1996 Mar Education download
137 California's Real Property Management: A Cornerstone for Structural Reform 1995 Dec Infrastructure download
136 Making Land Use Work: Rules to Reach Our Goals 1995 Nov Infrastructure download
135 Budget Reform: Putting Performance First 1995 Oct General Government download
134 Review of State Fire Marshall/Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Reorganization 1995 Jun General Government download
133 Too Many Agencies, Too Many Rules: Reforming California's Civil Service 1995 Apr General Government download
132 State Fiscal Condition 1995 Mar General Government download
131 Review of Governor's Energy Reorganization 1995 Mar General Government download
130 Review of CHP/State Police Reorganization 1995 Mar Public Safety download
129 Little Hoover Commission 1993-1994: Biennial Report 1995   Biennial Reports download
128 Boot Camps: An Evolving Alternative to Traditional Prisons 1995 Jan Public Safety download
127 The Juvenile Crime Challenge: Making Prevention a Priority 1994 Sep Public Safety download
126 Timber Harvest Plans: A Flawed Effort to Balance Economic and Environmental Needs 1994 Jun Energy, Environment & Resources download
125 Beyond Bottles and Cans: Reorganizing California's Recycling Efforts
1994 Mar Energy, Environment & Resources download
124 Putting Violence Behind Bars: Redefining the Role of California's Prisons 1994 Jan Public Safety download
123 Positioning California for Health Care Reform 1993 Sep Health & Human Services download
122 A Chance to Succeed: Providing English Learners with Supportive Education 1993 Jul Education download
121 California's $4 Billion Bottom Line: Getting Best Value Out of the Procurement Process 1993 Mar General Government download
120 Workers' Compensation: Containing the Costs 1993 Feb General Government download
119 Little Hoover Commission 1962-1992: Three Decades of Reform 1993 Jan Biennial Reports download
118 Coping with Education Budget Cuts 1992 Jul Education Order Report
117 No Room for Johnny: A New Approach to the School Facilities Crisis 1992 Jun Education Order Report
116 Squeezing Revenues Out of Existing State Assets 1992 Jun Infrastructure download
115 Mending Our Broken Children: Restructuring Foster Care in California 1992 Apr Health & Human Services download
114 Transportation: Keeping California Moving 1992 Jan Infrastructure Order Report
113 Unsafe in Their Own Homes: State Programs Fail to Protect Elderly from Indignity, Abuse and Neglect 1991 Nov Health & Human Services Order Report
112 Coordinating the Spending on Drug Prevention Programs 1991 Oct Health & Human Services Order Report
111 Costs and Casualties of K-12 Education in California 1991 Jun Education Order Report
110 CAL-EPA: An Umbrella for the Environment 1991 Jun Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
109 Skilled Nursing Homes: Care Without Dignity
1991 Apr Health & Human Services download
108 The Snail's Pace of Reforming Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly
1991 Feb Health & Human Services download
107 Little Hoover Commission 1989-1990: Turning Policy Recommendations Into Law
1990 Dec Biennial Reports download
106 A Prescription for Medi-Cal 1990 Nov Health & Human Services Order Report
105 Real Property Management in California: Moving Beyond The Role of Caretaker 1990 Oct Infrastructure Order Report
104 California's Coordination of AIDS Services 1990 Apr Health & Human Services Order Report
103 The Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) Costly, Slow and Unsure 1990 Apr General Government Order Report
102 Little Hoover Commission, 1988 through 1989: Two Years of Progress Toward Efficient and Effective Government
1990 Apr Biennial Reports download
101 Runaway/Homeless Youths: California Efforts to Recycle Society's Throwaways 1990 Apr Health & Human Services Order Report
100 K-12 Education in California: A Look At Some Policy Issues 1990 Feb Education Order Report
99 Report on California's Fish and Game Commission and Department of Fish and Game 1990 Jan Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
98 Follow-up Review of the Organization, Operation and Performance of the California State Lottery 1989 Dec General Government Order Report
97 Boards and Commissions: California's Hidden Government 1989 Jul General Government Order Report
96 Report on Solid Waste Management: The Trashing of California 1989 Jul Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
95 Meeting the Needs of California's Homeless: It Takes More Than a Roof 1989 May Infrastructure Order Report
94 A Review of the Organization, Operation and Performance of the California State Lottery 1989 May General Government Order Report
93 The Medical Care of California's Nursing Home Residents: Inadequate Care, Inadequate Oversight 1989 Feb Health & Human Services Order Report
92 A Report on Community Residential Care for the Elderly 1989 Jan Health & Human Services Order Report
91 A Report on Crime and Violence in California's Public School System 1988 Dec Education Order Report
90 A Review of the Operation and Performance of the Office of the State Public Defender 1988 Oct Public Safety Order Report
89 A Report on the Coordination of Funding for Drug Programs in the State of California 1988 Jun Health & Human Services Order Report
88 A Report on the Planning, Operation and Funding of California's Highway System 1988 Mar Infrastructure Order Report
87 A Review of the Current Problems in California's Worker's Compensation System 1988 Mar General Government Order Report
86 Commission's 25th Anniversary - Commemorative Report 1988 Jan Biennial Reports Order Report
85 A Report on the Financial Management and Accountability in the State's K-12 Public School System 1987 Nov Education Order Report
84 Children's Services Delivery System in California 1987 Oct Health & Human Services Order Report
83 A Review of the Organization and Administration of California's Overseas Trade and Investment Offices 1987 Jul General Government Order Report
82 A Review of Crime on University of California Campuses 1987 Jun Education Order Report
81 Review of the State's Medi-Cal Program and the Effects of the Reforms 1987 May Health & Human Services Order Report
80 New and Continuing Impediments to Improving the Quality of Life and the Quality of Care in California's Nursing Homes 1987 May Health & Human Services Order Report
79 Accessibility of the Disabled Population of Substance Abuse Treatment 1987 May Health & Human Services Order Report
78 Children's Services Delivery System in California Preliminary Report - Phase I 1987 Mar Health & Human Services Order Report
77 A Review of the Organization, Operation and Performance of the California State Lottery 1987 Jan General Government Order Report
76 A Review of the State Controller's Office Move to the Capitol Bank of Commerce Building 1986 Dec Infrastructure Order Report
75 A Report on the Lack of Financial Accountability and Responsibility in the State's K-12 Public School System 1986 Dec Education Order Report
74 A Report on the Liability Insurance Crisis in the State of California 1986 Jul General Government Order Report
73 A Review of Use of Lottery Funds in the State's K-12 Public School System 1986 Jun Education Order Report
72 Biennial Report - February 1984-86:  A Summary of Activities and Status of Recommendations 1986 May Biennial Reports Order Report
71 Review of the Organization and Operation of the State of California's Major Revenue and Tax Collection Functions and Cash Management Activities 1986 Apr General Government Order Report
70 California State Government's Management of Real Property 1986 Mar Infrastructure Order Report
69 Inadequate Financial Accountability in California's Community College System 1986 Feb Education Order Report
68 A Review of Government Competition with Private Enterprise 1986 Jan General Government Order Report
67 A Review of Impact Fees Used to Finance School Facilities 1985 Dec Education Order Report
66 A Review of Selected Taxing and Enforcing Agencies' Programs to Control the Underground Economy 1985 Aug General Government Order Report
65 A Review of the Organization and Management of State Telecommunications 1985 Apr Infrastructure Order Report
64 Control of Pesticide Residues in Food Products - A Review of the California Program of Pesticide Regulation 1985 Mar Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
63 Follow-Up Report on Conditions in Community Residential Care Facilities in California 1985 Feb Health & Human Services Order Report
62 A Review of State-Owned Land Parcel in Contra Costa County 1984 Jul Infrastructure Order Report
61 A Review of the Organization and Management of the State "Superfund" Program for Cleaning Up Hazardous Waste Sites 1984 Jul Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
60 1982-83 Annual Report - Summary of Activities and Status of Recommendations 1984 Mar Biennial Reports Order Report
59 A Study of the Organization and Coordination of Electric Energy Planning and Electric Utility Regulation in California 1984 Feb Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
58 State Employee Air Travel Report 1984 Feb General Government Order Report
57 Community Residential Care in California - Community Care as a Long Term Care Service 1983 Dec Health & Human Services Order Report
56 Los Angeles County Contracting Out Report 1983 Nov General Government Order Report
55 The Bureaucracy of Care - Continuing Policy Issues for Nursing Home Services and Regulation 1983 Aug Health & Human Services Order Report
54 California's K-12 Education Funding Report 1983 Jun Education Order Report
53 Review of the Department of Transportation's Highway Planning and Development Process 1983 Jun Infrastructure Order Report
52 Review of Cost Savings Associated with Conversion of Guadalupe College into a Women's Prison 1983 Mar Public Safety Order Report
51 Office of Special Health Care Negotiations 1983 Mar Health & Human Services Order Report
50 Century Freeway Report 1982 Dec Infrastructure Order Report
49 Horse Racing in California: Revenue and Regulation 1982 Jul General Government Order Report
48 Report on the Role of the State Department of Education in California's K-12 Public Education System 1982 Jun Education Order Report
47 Report on the San Juan Unified School District 1982 Jan Education Order Report
46 Century Freeway Report 1981 Aug Infrastructure Order Report
45 A Report on the Los Angeles Unified School District 1981 Jun Education Order Report
44 Additional Funding for the Los Angeles Unified School District 1980 Nov Education Order Report
43 Health Care Delivery System Reform 1980 May Health & Human Services Order Report
42 1979 Summary of Activities 1980 Mar Biennial Reports Order Report
41 Medi-Cal Reform 1979 Sep Health & Human Services Order Report
40 Personnel Management in the State Service 1979 Aug General Government Order Report
39 Administration of the Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities Programs 1979 Aug Health & Human Services Order Report
38 The Tax Appeals System in California 1979 May General Government Order Report
37 Administration of the Medi-Cal Program - Second Supplementary Report 1979 Feb Health & Human Services Order Report
36 The Status of Health Planning in California - A Supplementary Report 1979 Feb Health & Human Services Order Report
35 Comments and Recommendations Regarding Professional and Business Licensing 1979 Jan General Government Order Report
34 An Analysis of Community Hospital Medi-Cal Audits 1978 Jul Health & Human Services Order Report
33 Study of the Utilization of Public School Facilities (K through 12) 1978 Jul Education Order Report
32 Supplemental Report on Developmental Disabilities Program, Department of Health 1977 Dec Health & Human Services Order Report
31 Supplemental Report on Medi-Cal Program, Department of Health 1977 Sep Health & Human Services Order Report
30 Study of the California Department of Motor Vehicles 1977 May Infrastructure Order Report
29 Study of the California Department of Transportation 1977 May Infrastructure Order Report
28 Should Social Security Coverage Be Continued for California State Employees 1977 Apr General Government Order Report
27 Supplemental Report on State Hospitals, Department of Health 1977 Apr Health & Human Services Order Report
26 Supplemental Report on Licensing & Certification, Department of Health 1977 Mar Health & Human Services Order Report
25 A Study of the Administration of State Health Programs 1976 Jan Health & Human Services Order Report
24 A Review of California's Vehicle Emission Control Program 1975 Jan Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
23 A Study of the California State Public Utilities Commission 1974 Dec Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
22 Administration of the HUD-701 Comprehensive Planning Assistance Grant Program by the State of California 1974 Aug Infrastructure Order Report
21 The Internal Auditing Program in the Executive Branch of California State Government 1974 Mar General Government Order Report
20 A Study of the School Building Aid Program 1973 Jun Education Order Report
19 Preliminary Findings of Subcommittee on California Division of Highways Excess Right of Way 1972 Jan Infrastructure Order Report
18 Study of Salaries of Executive and Administrative Positions in California Government 1972 Jan General Government Order Report
17 Report on Local California Fairs Receiving State Financial Support 1971 May Infrastructure Order Report
16 A Pilot Study of California State Employee Workmen's Compensation and Other Work-Related Disability Benefits 1970 May General Government Order Report
15 Study of the Need for a Materials Management System 1970 May Infrastructure Order Report
14 A Study of the Department of Industrial Relations 1969 Dec General Government Order Report
13 Report on California Statutory Salaries of Executive Branch of Government 1968 Dec General Government Order Report
12 An Examination of the Department of Professional and Vocational Standards 1967 Sep General Government Order Report
11 The California State Highway Commission and its Relationship to the State Transportation Agency, the Department of Public Works and Division of Highways 1966 Dec Infrastructure Order Report
10 Statement of the Commission's 1967 Legislative Interests, (placing top priority on unification of tax collection activities, procedural changes that will result in direct economies in the operation of the State Government, etc.) 1966 Dec General Government Order Report
9 Program Budgeting 1966 Feb General Government Order Report
8 The Use of Boards and Commissions in the Resources Agency 1965 Apr Energy, Environment & Resources Order Report
7 Engineering Costs in the Division of Highways 1965 Apr Infrastructure Order Report
6 Management Manpower Requirements 1965 Feb General Government Order Report
5 Need for Revenue Unification 1964 Dec General Government Order Report
4 Proposals Relating to Inheritance Tax Administration 1964 Dec General Government Order Report
3 Findings and Recommendations Concerning Automotive Fleet Management 1963 Jun Infrastructure Order Report
2 Findings and Recommendations Concerning Organization for Central Staff Services 1963 Mar General Government Order Report
1 Findings & Recommendations Concerning Reorganization of the Executive Branch of California State Government 1962 Dec General Government Order Report