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Military Presence: U.S. Personnel in NATO Europe
NSIAD-90-4: Published: Oct 6, 1989. Publicly Released: Oct 6, 1989.
GAO provided information on the U.S. military presence in North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Europe, as of September 30, 1987, focusing on the: (1) locations and missions of military and civilian personnel; and (2) annual budget authority provided and funds obligated.GAO found that: (1) the U.S. military presence, assigned to 14 NATO countries, Greenland, and West Berlin, totalled about 723...
Federal Personnel: Defense Department's Hiring of Teachers for Overseas Schools
GGD-89-82: Published: Jun 14, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 20, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) policies and practices for hiring teachers for its overseas DOD Dependents Schools.GAO found that DOD: (1) had statutory authority to establish its own policies for hiring teachers; (2) gave hiring preference to teachers already residing overseas over teachers residing in the United States; (3) among teachers alrea...
Management Control of the Department of Defense Overseas Dependents Schools Needs To Be Strengthened
HRD-83-3: Published: Nov 4, 1982. Publicly Released: Nov 4, 1982.
GAO reported on the need for strengthening management control of the Department of Defense Dependents Schools (DODDS) overseas.GAO found that the DODDS financial management system does not give managers the timely and accurate information necessary to plan for and control use of the school system's resources. DODDS has no accounting system; at present, accounting services are provided by four orga...
Recommendation Concerning Claim by Teacher for Backpay in DOD Overseas Dependents Schools
B-156439(JAB): Published: Jul 12, 1982. Publicly Released: Jul 12, 1982.
No summary is currently available...
Entitlement to Payment for Travel and Per Diem Expenses
B-200341(MRV): Published: Dec 29, 1980. Publicly Released: Dec 29, 1980.
The question was raised as to whether travel and per diem expenses should be paid to employees who were negotiating a collective bargaining agreement on behalf of a labor union. GAO finds it inappropriate to render a decision on the issue since it is still pending in court. GAO believes that any payment should be deferred until the matter is decided by the courts...
Claim for Loss of Salary Due to Retroactive Correction of Pay Schedule
B-194739: Published: Aug 18, 1980. Publicly Released: Aug 18, 1980.
An employee of the Department of Defense Dependents Schools, Europe, requested reconsideration of his claim for loss of salary due to a retroactive correction of his pay schedule. He claimed he should have been given certain job experience credit in his personnel classification. GAO sustained the earlier denial of the claim by the Claims Division. GAO has no authority to set qualifications for pos...
Financial Management of Overseas Dependents Schools
FPCD-77-7: Published: Feb 16, 1977. Publicly Released: Feb 16, 1977.
A review was requested because of the overseas dependents education program's rapidly rising cost and management. The review focused on the following issues: (1) the extent to which the Department of Defense is complying with the congressional directive to centralize management; and (2) the comparability of overseas dependents schools with the stateside schools as to teacher salaries, student/teac...