Report 2009-030 Recommendation 10 Responses

Report 2009-030: State Bar of California: It Can Do More to Manage Its Disciplinary System and Probation Processes Effectively and to Control Costs (Release Date: July 2009)

Recommendation #10 To: Bar of California, State

The State Bar should research the various collection options available to it, such as the Tax Board's intercept program.

Annual Follow-Up Agency Response From January 2012

Effective in January 2011, the State Bar began referring its delinquent disciplinary debtor accounts to a professional collection agency. On an ongoing basis, the State Bar does not anticipate performing in-house collection activity. (See 2011-041 p. 188)

California State Auditor's Assessment of Annual Follow-Up Status: Fully Implemented

All Recommendations in 2009-030

Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.