This review, conducted by the Office of Inspector General at the U.S Department of Labor, is meant to evaluate the Office of Inspector General at the Department of Homeland Security. It also includes the response of DHS. From the document: "We have reviewed the system of quality control for the audit organizations of the Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General (DHS-OIG) in effect for the year ended September 30, 2008. A system of quality control encompasses DHS- OIG's organizational structure and the policies adopted and procedures established to provide it with reasonable assurance of conforming with Government Auditing Standards. The elements of quality control are described in Government Auditing Standards. DHS-OIG is responsible for designing a system of quality control and complying with' it to provide the DHS-OIG with reasonable assurance of performing and reporting in conformity with applicable professional standards in all material respects. Our responsibilty is to express an opinion on the design of the system of quality control and DHS-OIG's compliance therewith based on our review."
Department of Labor, Office of the Inspector General, Report No. 4-09-005-50-599
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