Tennessee Valley Authority (51 - 60 of 138 items)
TVA Management: Information on Compensation for Top Managers
RCED-89-137BR: Published: May 17, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 16, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the levels and types of compensation the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) provided its top management employees and its authority for making additional compensation payments.GAO found that: (1) supplemental compensation or relocation incentive payments used to circumvent TVA salary limitations were improper; (2) TVA used its supplemental compensati...
[Comments on Pension and Compensation-Related Matters Concerning Upper Level TVA Employees]
B-222334.4: Published: Apr 4, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO commented on the legality of the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) use of certain pension and related plans to compensate its executive-level management staff. GAO noted that the plans clearly circumvented the statutory limitations on salary, since the plans increased the executives' salary levels above those of the TVA Directors...
U.S. Employees Health Benefits: Independent Agencies Offering Their Own Health Plans
HRD-89-49: Published: Mar 2, 1989. Publicly Released: Apr 3, 1989.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided information on independent agencies that offered their employees a health plan other than those offered under the Federal Health Benefits Program (FEHBP).GAO found that: (1) FEHBP provides health insurance to about 4 million enrollees plus dependents, including 2.4 million active federal civilian employees and 1.6 million annuitants; (2) seven i...
Financial Audit: Tennessee Valley Authority's Financial Statements for 1987
AFMD-88-80: Published: Sep 30, 1988. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1988.
GAO reviewed an independent audit of the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) financial statements for the fiscal year ended September 30, 1987, the results of its operations, and changes in its financial position for the year then ended.GAO found that: (1) in the independent auditor's opinion, the financial statements presented fairly the TVA financial position as of September 30, 1987, the results...
[Comments on Incarcerated GPO Employee's Backpay Claim]
B-229264: Published: Feb 23, 1988. Publicly Released: Feb 23, 1988.
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Procurement Personnel: Information on the Procurement Workforce
GGD-88-7: Published: Nov 5, 1987. Publicly Released: Nov 5, 1987.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the characteristics of the federal procurement work force in seven civilian agencies to determine whether the employees had the necessary skill and training to effectively manage and administer federal acquisition programs.GAO found that: (1) published data on the federal procurement work force was inadequate because of a lack of formal definiti...
[Comments on GAO Opinion Regarding Central Arizona Project]
B-223725: Published: Jun 9, 1987. Publicly Released: Jul 20, 1987.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reconsidered its opinion that an alternative plan to the Orme Dam required reauthorization. GAO had originally held that, although the plan was not a suitable alternative to Orme Dam, Congress appropriated additional funds and there was no legal basis for objecting to the Department of the Interior's implementation of the plan. Upon further review, GAO e...
The Future of DOE's Uranium Enrichment Program
T-RCED-87-15A: Published: Apr 8, 1987. Publicly Released: Apr 8, 1987.
GAO discussed the future of the Department of Energy's (DOE) Uranium Enrichment Program, specifically: (1) its financial difficulties arising from growing foreign competition; (2) increases in the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) charges for unused electricity; and (3) the large debt it owes to the Treasury. Although DOE sent Congress a proposal to restructure the program as a federally chartere...
Veterans' Employment: TVA Can Improve Its Disabled Veterans' Affirmative Action Program
HRD-87-17: Published: Dec 31, 1986. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 1987.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the status of the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) Disabled Veterans' Affirmative Action Program.GAO found that: (1) in fiscal years 1985 and 1986, TVA planned to establish goals for hiring and advancing disabled veterans who met legal and regulatory requirements, but it did not submit required accomplishment reports and plan certifications; and...
TVA Nuclear Power: Management of the Nuclear Program Through Personal Services Contracts
RCED-87-43BR: Published: Oct 24, 1986. Publicly Released: Oct 24, 1986.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined certain employment arrangements the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) entered into under personal services contracts to: (1) compare the TVA Office of Nuclear Power manager's salary with that of executives in other utilities; (2) compare the manager's employment contract provisions limiting his personal liability for his actions with liability provi...