****Updated November 1, 2022: The comment period has ended. The Rules are awaiting Governor's signature. ****
Link: 2022 Amended Rules Notice and
Public notice is given that the Wyoming Department of Audit, Public Funds Division ("the Division") intends to adopt amended rules, Chapters 1, 3, 4, and create a new chapter 10, pursuant to the authority provided in Wyoming Statute 9-1-507 (a)(iii) and (h). The amended rules meet minimum substantive state statutory requirements. A copy of the proposed rules may be obtained from:
(1) the Division's website at publicfunds.wyo.gov;
(2) by contacting the Division in writing or in person at the Hathaway Building, 2nd Floor, 2300 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82002;
(3) by telephone at (307) 777-7799; or
(4) via e-mail at email@example.com with “Rules” in the subject line.
The Division welcomes all comments and suggestions on these proposed and new rules. Written comments should be submitted to either the street address or the e-mail address listed above not later than 5:00 p.m. on October 27, 2022.
2021 Emergency Rules approved by the Governor: The Department of Audit has proposed Emergency Rules that were approved by the Governor. Chapters 1, 3, and 4 of the Public Funds Division rules were amended pursuant to the authority granted in Wyoming Statutes § 9-1-507 (a)(iii) and (h) and pursuant to the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act. The specific amendments to the Emergency Rules are outlined in link above. Link: Emergency Rules for Department of Audit Public Funds Division
However, we want to draw attention to the date change for submission of the annual financial survey (Census) and all associated follow-up paperwork to September 30th.
December 31, 2022
2022 CPA Reviews and CPA Audit Reports are due
January 31, 2023
2022 Late Filing for CPA Audits
June 1, 2023
2024 Proposed Electronic Budget Forms for Special Districts including Joint Powers Boards due for submission to the Department of Audit
and County Commissioners
September 30, 2022
2022 Annual Survey of Local Government Finances forms are due
2023 Budget Hearing Notices are due
2022 Annual Report Summary are due for all entities.
2022 Proof of Cash, Internal Control, and Self Audit forms are due (if applicable).
August 30, 2022
2022 Annual waiver request for Irrigation or Drainage District from the oversight requirements (i.e. follow-up paperwork), an annual written request must have been submitted no later than 30 days after the required annual filing of financial information with the courts.
July 21, 2022
2023 Budget hearings are required to be held not later than the third Thursday in July. (July 21, 2022)
July 31, 2022
Final Electronic Budget Forms for Special Districts including Joint Powers Boards due for submission to the Department Audit and