All Agencies (A-Z) » Defense Agencies, Department of Defense, Executive » Department of Justice, Executive
Department of Justice, Executive (11 - 20 of 20 items)
Defense Commissaries: Issues Related to the Sale of Electronic Scanner Data
NSIAD-98-146: Published: Jun 26, 1998. Publicly Released: Jun 26, 1998.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Defense Commissary Agency's (DeCA) sale of scanner data and its implementation of category management, focusing on DeCA's: (1) total revenue from selling scanner data and the comparison of license revenues to amounts offered by firms responding to the June 1995 solicitation; (2) implementation of category management as it relates to requirement...
Technology Transfer: Administration of the Bayh-Dole Act by Research Universities
RCED-98-126: Published: May 7, 1998. Publicly Released: May 11, 1998.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO reviewed the administration of the Bayh-Dole Act in research universities.GAO noted that: (1) federal agencies' administration of the Bayh-Dole Act as it applies to research universities is decentralized; (2) while the Department of Commerce has issued implementing regulations and provides coordination under limited circumstances, the act actually is admi...
Acquisition Reform: Classes of Contracts Not Suitable for the Federal Acquisition Computer Network
NSIAD-97-232: Published: Sep 17, 1997. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 1997.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO provided information on the classes of contracts in amounts greater than the micro-purchase threshold and not greater than the simplified acquisition threshold that are not suitable for acquisition through a system with full Federal Acquisition Computer Network (FACNET) capability, focusing on: (1) characteristics of contract actions that agencies found n...
Relocation Travel: Numbers and Costs Reported by Federal Organizations for Fiscal Years 1991 Through 1995
GGD-97-119: Published: Jun 30, 1997. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 1997.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the number of civilian employees relocated during fiscal years (FY) 1991 and 1995 and the associated costs of these relocations, focusing on: (1) the total number of civilian employees who were relocated at the federal government's expense; (2) the total cost of these relocations to the government; (3) the agencies that had rotationa...
High-Risk Program: Information on Selected High-Risk Areas
HR-97-30: Published: May 16, 1997. Publicly Released: May 16, 1997.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided additional information on 12 areas included in its High Risk Series.GAO noted: (1) descriptions of key open GAO recommendations relevant to each area; (2) the implementation status of those recommendations and why they have not been fully implemented; (3) remaining challenges to addressing high-risk problems; (4) the federal dollars involved with e...
Addressing the Deficit: Updating the Budgetary Implications of Selected GAO Work
OCG-96-5: Published: Jun 28, 1996. Publicly Released: Jun 28, 1996.
GAO provided updated information on spending reduction and revenue gain options that stemmed from key findings in GAO work, focusing on the: (1) analytical framework for considering individual options; and (2) estimates of budgetary savings or revenue gains of each option, where available.GAO found that: (1) the reported spending and revenue options could be used to reduce the deficit or to free u...
Management Reform: Completion Status of Agency Actions Under the National Performance Review
GGD-96-94: Published: Jun 12, 1996. Publicly Released: Jun 12, 1996.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the completion status of 380 National Performance Review (NPR) recommendations that NPR claimed were completed as of September 7, 1995.GAO found that: (1) as of September 1995, NPR classified 380, or 32 percent of the 1,203 action items, as completed; (2) as of January 1996, 294, or 77 percent of the 380 action items, had been verified as completed...
Foreign Investment: Implementation of Exon-Florio and Related Amendments
NSIAD-96-12: Published: Dec 21, 1995. Publicly Released: Dec 21, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States' (CFIUS) implementation of the Exon-Florio legislation and related amendments, focusing on: (1) the characteristics of foreign investments in the United States and the extent to which they are reported to CFIUS; (2) the factors CFIUS considers in determining whether a foreign investment resul...
Defense Contracting: Contractor Claims for Legal Costs Associated with Stockholder Lawsuits
NSIAD-95-166: Published: Jul 17, 1995. Publicly Released: Jul 17, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on defense procurement fraud cases focusing on the: (1) Defense Contract Audit Agency's (DCAA) policy on the allowability of legal fees associated with stockholder derivative lawsuits; and (2) number of stockholder lawsuits associated with defense contractor wrongdoing.GAO found that DCAA: (1) performs contract audit functions for the D...
Survey of Contractor-Operated Parts Store (COPARS): A Support System for Commercial Items
LCD-76-444: Published: Nov 2, 1976. Publicly Released: Nov 2, 1976.
The contractor operated parts stores (COPARS) and contractor-operated civil engineer supply stores (COCESS) are supply facilities established on military installations and operated by commercial firms under contract by the military services to provide commercial vehicle and engineering spare parts. The Defense Supply Agency (DSA) is currently studying the effectiveness of COCESS to determine the o...