||Wednesday, August 16, 2000
||I am looking for information on privatization efforts by Florida
state agencies pursuant to legislation/governor directives
or agency initiatives.
||A good way to find out about privatization efforts by state
government is to look through the Office of Program Policy
Analysis and Government Accountability (OPPAGA) reports.
Their web address is:
I would start with the link on this page to Florida Government
Accountability Report (FGAR). After you've selected FGAR,
on the left is what appears to be a maze of options. Select
the keyword option. Privatization appears as a subject
heading under most of the major categories on this page.
Use the Find feature under Edit on the menu list of your
browser. The links will take you to reports prepared by
For current privatization efforts, contact Please contact the following unit in the Governor's office:
General Government Policy Unit
850 / 487-1884
The following is quoted from the Governor's web site:
The General Government Policy Unit provides planning, policy and budgetary analysis and recommendations to the Governor for the departments of Banking and Finance, Business and Professional Regulation, Executive Office of the Governor, Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Insurance, Labor and Employment Security, Lottery, Management Services, Military Affairs, Public Service Commission, Revenue, State, and Transportation. The unit also coordinates and develops recommendations on information technology and state agency productivity.