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Comments on H.R. 4572 and S. 1436 To Amend Title 44 United States Code
109956: Jul 24, 1979
The Government Printing Office (GPO) was established in 1861 as the sole printing function of the government. The establishment of GPO as part of the legislative branch to serve Congress and agencies was justifiable years ago because there was more congressional work. However, today, the printing requirements of executive agencies make up such a high majority of total government printing that a re...
Audit of the United States Senate Restaurants Revolving Fund October 2, 1977, to September 30, 1978
GGD-79-31: Published: Apr 19, 1979. Publicly Released: Apr 19, 1979.
The Senate Restaurants Revolving Fund was audited. The Senate Restaurants are operated primarily for Senators and employees of the United States Senate. The Architect of the Capitol, under the direction of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration, is responsible for managing the restaurants.Senate Restaurants operation for the period ended September 30, 1978 resulted in a net operating pro...
Federal Budget Outlay Estimates: A Growing Problem
PAD-79-20: Published: Feb 9, 1979. Publicly Released: Feb 9, 1979.
Federal budget outlay estimates generally swing between longfalls, or underestimates in the budget year, and shortfalls, or overestimates in the current year. The budget year estimates reflect the administration's concern about the growing deficit and the need to hold down spending. The shift to a shortfall, or overestimate in the current year's estimates (12 months later), reflects the administra...
Audit of the United States Senate Restaurants Revolving Fund, October 3, 1976, to October 1, 1977, Architect of the Capitol
GGD-78-68: Published: May 31, 1978. Publicly Released: May 31, 1978.
The Senate Restaurants are operated primarily for Senators and employees of the United States Senate. The Architect of the Capitol is responsible for managing the restaurants under the direction of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration. Receipts from sales and transfer from appropriations for contingent expenses of the Senate are used to finance the activities of the Senate Restaurants...
Examination of Financial Statements, Government Printing Office, Fiscal Year 1976
FOD-77-5: Published: Nov 25, 1977. Publicly Released: Nov 25, 1977.
Examination of the financial statements of the Government Printing Office (GPO) for fiscal year 1976 showed that the statements presented fairly the financial position of GPO at September 30, 1976, and the results of its operations and changes in its financial position for the 15-month period then ended, except for certain accounting policy changes. GPO is responsible for furnishing printing and b...
GAO Role as Watchdog for Official House Allowances and Acceptance of Gifts by Members of Congress and the GAO Position on S.495
100449: Jan 14, 1977
GAO maintains a professional staff at the Capitol to audit the various revolving funds and other activities of the House and Senate and the activities of private organizations doing business on the Capitol grounds. The staff also reviews legislative branch activities at the request of Congressional Members. Legislation such as S.495, which would place custodial and administrative responsibilities...
Summary of Improvement Actions Taken by the Government Printing Office in the Utilization and Management of Automatic Data Processing Resources
FGMSD-76-58: Published: May 27, 1976. Publicly Released: May 27, 1976.
GAO reviewed the improvement actions taken by the Government Printing Office (GPO) in response to a prior report on improving the utilization and management of automatic data processing (ADP) resources.GAO found notable improvements being made in the management and application of ADP resources at GPO although not all of the problems discussed in the original report have been satisfactorily resolve...
Audit of the United States Senate Restaurants Revolving Fund, June 30, 1974, to June 28, 1975
GGD-76-69: Published: Apr 1, 1976. Publicly Released: Apr 1, 1976.
No summary is currently available...
Substantial Improvements Needed in the Government Printing Office's Services to Federal Departments and Agencies
LCD-75-437: Published: Dec 29, 1975. Publicly Released: Dec 29, 1975.
No summary is currently available...