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Program and Budgetary Information for Committees' Views and Estimates on President's Budget for Fiscal Year 1981
PAD-80-51: Published: Feb 15, 1980. Publicly Released: Feb 15, 1980.
Under the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the Comptroller General is required to develop and maintain standard classifications for fiscal, budgetary, and program-related information, and assist congressional committees in developing their information needs. From information obtained from the executive agencies, GAO has attempted to identify all the federal programs and ac...
Improving Federal Agency Efficiency Through the Use of Productivity Data in the Budget Process
FGMSD-78-33: Published: May 10, 1978. Publicly Released: May 10, 1978.
A survey of the use of productivity data in the budget process covered 13 labor-intensive agencies with a total payroll of about $8 billion.Although productivity data are available in most agencies, its use by agencies, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and Congress has been limited. The basic reason for agencies not making more use of the data is a lack of incentives. Many agency executi...