New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office will initiate an audit of Nassau County’s contracting procedures, which a state board that oversees the county’s finances had requested last month.

Deputy comptroller Steven Hancox, in a letter Tuesday to Nassau Interim Finance Authority chairman Ronald Stack and County Executive Edward Mangano, cited “the significant nature of Nassau County’s financial operations, and New York State’s interest in ensuring the effective operation of state-imposed fiscal controls.”

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