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Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. 65, June 1986
088024: Jun 1, 1986
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President's Sixth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1986
OGC-86-19: Published: May 28, 1986. Publicly Released: May 28, 1986.
GAO reviewed the President's sixth special message for fiscal year (FY) 1986, specifically three rescission proposals affecting the Department of Defense's budget authority for military procurement.GAO found that: (1) two of the rescission proposals referred to the wrong public laws; and (2) the 45-day period of continuous session during which the funds may be withheld pending congressional consid...
Digests of Unpublished Decisions of the Comptroller General, Vol. II, No. 3
129437: Dec 1, 1985
GAO published its monthly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for December 1985. These decisions involved general government matters, civilian personnel law, military personnel law, procurement law, and transportation law...
The Extent of Navy Compliance With Congressional Guidelines on the Training and Administration of the Reserve Program
NSIAD-85-139: Published: Sep 5, 1985. Publicly Released: Sep 10, 1985.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's Training and Administration of the Reserve (TAR) Program to determine the extent to which the Navy has complied with congressional guidelines for Department of Defense appropriations bills for fiscal years 1981 through 1984.GAO found that the Navy has fully complied with a guideline requiring the transfer of all TAR personnel funding...
Budget Estimates for Fiscal Year 1986
126387: Mar 4, 1985
Testimony was given on the fiscal year (FY) 1986 appropriations of $339.6 million, which GAO has requested to fund 5,250 staff-years to respond to congressional needs. GAO has continually returned considerably more in savings than has been appropriated to the agency. In FY 1984, GAO identified over $5 billion in measurable savings which was over 19 times the amount appropriated to the agency in th...
President's Fourth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1985
OGC-85-4: Published: Feb 4, 1985. Publicly Released: Feb 4, 1985.
Pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President's fourth special message for fiscal year 1985 was submitted to Congress on February 4, 1985.The special message proposed two new deferrals totalling $11 million and five revised deferrals totaling $5.4 billion. GAO believes that the proposed deferrals are in accordance with existing authority. GAO identified no further information, exc...
President's Third Special Message for Fiscal Year 1985
OGC-85-3: Published: Jan 2, 1985. Publicly Released: Jan 2, 1985.
Pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President's third special message for fiscal year 1985 was submitted to Congress on November 29, 1984.The special message proposed 14 new deferrals totalling $5.2 billion and 3 revised deferrals totalling $6.1 billion. GAO believes that the proposed deferrals are in accordance with existing authority. GAO identified no further information, excep...
President's Fourteenth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1984
OGC-85-1: Published: Nov 6, 1984. Publicly Released: Nov 6, 1984.
GAO reviewed the President's fourteenth special message for fiscal year (FY) 1984.The special message proposed 2 new deferrals totalling $299,000,000 for FY 1984 and 15 new deferrals totalling $1,318,562,275 for FY 1985. GAO identified no additional information that would be useful to Congress in its consideration of the deferrals and believes that the deferrals are in accordance with existing sta...
President's Fifth Special Message for FY 1984
OGC-84-5: Published: Feb 6, 1984. Publicly Released: Feb 6, 1984.
GAO reviewed the President's fifth special message to Congress for fiscal year 1984 which proposed seven new deferrals of budget authority totaling $1,832,465,000 and revisions to seven previously reported deferrals totaling $2,734,156,870.GAO believes that the proposed deferrals are in accordance with existing statutes...
Use of Government Vehicles for Home-to-Work Transportation
NSIAD-84-27: Published: Dec 13, 1983. Publicly Released: Dec 13, 1983.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO investigated the practice by executive departments and agencies of providing home-to-work transportation to certain employees, focusing on: (1) the amounts of overtime incurred by chauffeurs and drivers and the need for it; (2) the validity of agencies' justification for such transportation; and (3) the cost effectiveness of using alternative methods of tra...