Governor Charles D. Baker's Budget Recommendation - House 1 Fiscal Year 2016

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CPAT Changes

SECTION 4.   Chapter 6A of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2012 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out section 4A and inserting in place thereof the following section:-
Section 4A. Each secretary shall, in coordination with the office of the governor, and at the executive office and agency levels (1) develop measurable, outcome-based performance goals and a focused set of performance metrics to track progress and execution, (2) measure performance, on an ongoing basis, against said goals and metrics; and (3) establish strategies to improve government performance informed by said goals and metrics. A summary of performance results shall be reported publicly on an annual basis in consultation with the office of the governor.

This section describes the responsibility of the Governor's Office, and each executive office, for performance management.

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