Guam (51 - 60 of 68 items)
Request for Transportation Expenses
B-204286: Published: Aug 19, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
GAO was requested to provide information regarding a Federal Aviation Administration employee's request for transportation expenses. The employee requested that his household effects be transported from Panama, his place of employment, to Costa Rica, rather than to Guam, his actual place of residence. According to his letter, the employee was planning to return to Guam incident to his separation f...
Ways To Reduce the Cost of Medical Referral Programs in Micronesia and American Samoa
NSIAD-84-139: Published: Aug 9, 1984. Publicly Released: Aug 9, 1984.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the medical capabilities and medical referral problems in American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republics of Palau and the Marshall Islands, and the Federated States of Micronesia.During the last 3 years, the local governments in the territories reviewed have incurred costs of about $15 million for referring patients...
Activities of the Office of the Government Comptroller for Guam, Department of the Interior
B-114808,B-146742: Published: Jun 11, 1973. Publicly Released: Dec 30, 1983.
No summary is currently available...
Followup of Guam's Administration of Its Income Tax Program
GGD-84-11: Published: Oct 26, 1983. Publicly Released: Oct 26, 1983.
GAO reported on the results of its followup review of Guam's progress in improving the administration of its income tax program.GAO found that, although Guam has attempted corrective action in areas noted in a prior report, problems still exist. Identification of nonfilers remains a problem and automation of the tax program remains incomplete. Therefore, GAO believes that Guam could further improv...
Audits of Accounts at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam
089584: Jun 19, 1975
No summary is currently available...
Navy's Transfer of Power System to Financially Troubled Guam Power Authority Has Been Delayed
ID-82-28: Published: Jul 2, 1982. Publicly Released: Jul 2, 1982.
GAO was asked to review the Island-Wide Power System on Guam, which is jointly operated by the Navy and the Guam Power Authority. The Navy and the Authority entered into a formal agreement providing for the pooling of power generation and transmission facilities and prorated cost sharing. The Power Pool Agreement, as orginally formulated, was to be a short-term arrangement to permit the Authority...
The Federal Audit Function in the Territories Should Be Strengthened
AFMD-82-23: Published: Mar 25, 1982. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 1982.
The principal U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands have had long-standing problems in their financial management systems. The Department of the Interior's U.S. Government Comptrollers are presently responsible for auditing all significant aspects of governmental operations and federal programs in...
Status of the Navy's and Air Force's Implementation of the Guam Land Use Plan
LCD-80-73: Published: Jun 18, 1980. Publicly Released: Mar 10, 1982.
GAO reviewed the Navy and Air Force efforts to release the land identified in the Navy's Guam Land Use Plan as releasable to the Government of Guam or to private parties. GAO also reviewed the current military landholdings on Guam to see if additional land could be released.GAO found that the Navy had released only 100 of the 2,517 acres of Navy-occupied land identified in the Plan as releasable....
Organization and Functions of the U. S. Government Comptrollers
117084: Dec 4, 1981
Although the audit functions presently performed by the Comptrollers of American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, and Guam, including the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands should continue, they need to be strengthened. Major deficiencies still exist in territorial financial management systems. However, a strengthened Federal audit presence alone is not enough to improve the economy and efficiency o...
States' Efforts To Detect Duplicate Public Assistance Payments
HRD-81-133: Published: Sep 17, 1981. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 1981.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO obtained information concerning the efforts of the States to make comparisons of their public assistance rolls for the detection of duplicate payments. GAO also analyzed the Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) program in four States to determine the extent to which undetected duplicate enrollments and payments occurred in these States.GAO sent qu...