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Military Construction: Response to Funding Questions
NSIAD-91-251: Published: Aug 23, 1991. Publicly Released: Aug 23, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) construction activities for fiscal year (FY) 1990, focusing on: (1) the DOD FY 1991 budget request for military construction; (2) DOD construction financing regulations; (3) the background of the requested funding for the large blast thermal simulator at two military facilities; and (4) whether the funding classifi...
Defense Research: Funding of the U.S./U.S.S.R. Joint Seismic Program
NSIAD-91-256: Published: Jul 5, 1991. Publicly Released: Jul 30, 1991.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO determined whether funding for the Joint Seismic Program (JSP) for fiscal year (FY) 1988 through FY 1990 was consistent with congressional intent.GAO found that: (1) although some funds were appropriated for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Nuclear Monitoring Program, the appropriation and authorization acts did not earmark or speci...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. II, No. 10
145183: Jul 1, 1991
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of July 1991. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...
Impoundment Control: President's Third Special Message for FY 1991
OGC-91-10: Published: May 31, 1991. Publicly Released: May 31, 1991.
GAO reported on the status of the budget authority that was proposed for rescission in the President's third special impoundment message for fiscal year 1991, but for which Congress had not passed a rescission bill.GAO found that the Office of Management and Budget made all funds proposed for rescission available for obligation to the agencies to which they were appropriated...
Impoundment Control: President's Third Special Message for 1991
OGC-91-7: Published: Apr 10, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 10, 1991.
GAO reviewed 26 proposed rescissions, one deferral, and one revised deferral included in the President's third special message for fiscal year (FY) 1991.GAO found that the proposed rescissions and the deferrals were in accordance with the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974. GAO noted that the Dire Emergency Supplemental Appropriation Bill for FY 1991 disapproved the deferrals...
El Salvador: Flow of U.S. Military Aid
NSIAD-91-151: Published: Mar 27, 1991. Publicly Released: Apr 4, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the flow of U.S. military aid to El Salvador between fiscal year (FY) 1988 and FY 1990 and the amount of military aid in the pipeline to El Salvador at the beginning and end of FY 1990.GAO found that: (1) data on the amount of monthly shipments of military aid to El Salvador between FY 1988 and FY 1990 were incomplete and inaccurate; (2) no histori...
Navy Budget: Potential Reductions in Aircraft Procurement Budget
NSIAD-91-65: Published: Jan 16, 1991. Publicly Released: Jan 16, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's fiscal year (FY) 1991 aircraft procurement budget request and appropriations for the preceding 2 years to identify potential budget reductions and rescissions, including amounts that the Navy did not use for their appropriated purposes.GAO found that: (1) potential reductions and rescissions to the Navy's FY 1991 aircraft procurement bud...
Air Force Budget: Potential Reductions to the Strategic Missile Systems Budget
NSIAD-91-66BR: Published: Dec 7, 1990. Publicly Released: Dec 7, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Air Force's funding requirements for fiscal years 1989, 1990, and 1991 for the Peacekeeper Rail Garrison, Minuteman, Peacekeeper missile, and Advanced Cruise Missile weapons systems and the Rapid Execution and Combat Targeting (REACT) program to identify potential budget reductions.GAO found that total potential budget reductions and rescission...
Air Force Budget: Potential Reductions to Aircraft Procurement Budgets
NSIAD-91-17BR: Published: Nov 30, 1990. Publicly Released: Nov 30, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the Air Force's fiscal year (FY) 1991 aircraft procurement budget request and prior-year appropriations for the C-17, B-2, and F-16 aircraft procurement programs and the C/KC-135, B-52, and B-1B aircraft modification programs.GAO found that: (1) C-17 aircraft schedule delays could reduce the Air Force's FY 1991 budget request by about $2.15 billion...
Army Budget: Potential Reductions in Tracked Combat Vehicle Programs
NSIAD-91-37BR: Published: Nov 7, 1990. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Army's: (1) fiscal year (FY) 1991 procurement budget for two military vehicles, focusing on opportunities for potential reductions; and (2) implementation of the FY 1990 appropriations for those programs.GAO found that the amounts the Army requested or appropriated for the two vehicles could potentially be rescinded or reduced by $545.9 million...