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DOD Bulk Fuel: Budgeting for Bulk Fuel and Other Operation and Maintenance Activities
T-NSIAD-96-208: Published: Jul 30, 1996. Publicly Released: Jul 30, 1996.
GAO discussed the military services' budgeting for bulk fuel. GAO noted that: (1) the Defense Fuel Supply Center's (DFSC) planned bulk fuel sales to the services are about $440 million less than the services' estimated requirements for fiscal year (FY) 1996; (2) Department of Defense (DOD) officials believe that their bulk fuel estimates are not overstated, since the estimates reflect the need to...
Compendium of Budget Accounts: Fiscal Year 1997
AIMD-96-113: Published: Jul 1, 1996. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 1996.
GAO presented a compendium of fiscal year (FY) 1997 budget accounts to give users a convenient way to: (1) sort through the federal government's fiscal structure; and (2) determine the level of used, estimated, or requested budgetary resources for individual accounts.GAO noted that: (1) the compendium has the same organizational arrangement as the appendix to the Budget of the United States Govern...
Contingency Operations: Update on DOD's Fiscal Year 1995 Cost and Funding
NSIAD-96-184BR: Published: Jun 27, 1996. Publicly Released: Jun 27, 1996.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Department of Defense's (DOD) incremental costs for contingency operations in fiscal year 1995, focusing on: (1) how the services covered costs in excess of supplemental funding; and (2) why the incremental costs of contingency operations surged in September 1995.GAO found that: (1) the Army and the Navy reported incremental cont...
GPRA Performance Reports
GGD-96-66R: Published: Feb 14, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 14, 1996.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO presented its initial observations on selected agencies' implementation of the Government Performance and Results Act. GAO noted that: (1) among the 13 pilot projects selected for review, there are some individual practices that can enhance the general usefulness of future performance reports to decisionmakers and the public; (2) these practices include d...
Navy Negative Undelivered Orders
AIMD-96-37R: Published: Feb 12, 1996. Publicly Released: Feb 12, 1996.
GAO examined the Navy's appropriation balances for undelivered orders and related balances for accounts payable as of September 30, 1994. GAO noted that: (1) Defense and Finance Accounting Service (DFAS)-Cleveland reduced two appropriation balances for undelivered orders by $72 million; (2) negative balances for undelivered orders could indicate that orders were not properly recorded, disbursement...
Agency Component Criteria
AIMD-95-91R: Published: Feb 21, 1995. Publicly Released: Feb 21, 1995.
Pursuant to an agency request, GAO commented on the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) proposed criteria and designation of agency components that should submit separate audited financial statements beginning in fiscal year 1996, focusing on: (1) strengthening the criteria to ensure that agency components are designated in a consistent manner; and (2) adding the Army, Navy, and Air Force comp...
Federally Funded R&D Centers: Executive Compensation at The Aerospace Corporation
NSIAD-95-75: Published: Feb 7, 1995. Publicly Released: Feb 7, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed executive compensation at The Aerospace Corporation, which operates an Air Force-sponsored federally funded research and development center (FFRDC).GAO found that: (1) as of September 1994, Aerospace employed 32 senior management personnel (referred to as Aerospace executives), 12 of which were corporate officers; (2) the officers' total annual com...
Defense Business Operations Fund
NSIAD-94-151R: Published: Apr 22, 1994. Publicly Released: Apr 22, 1994.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the impact of the Defense Business Operations Fund (DBOF) at selected military installations, focusing on: (1) the impact DBOF has had at the customer and provider level; and (2) problems managers are having with DBOF implementation. GAO noted that: (1) DBOF implementation has had minimal impact at the customer and provider level; (2) customers hav...
'Best Sellers' List for Midyear FY93
OIMC-93-9: Published: Aug 1, 1993. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 1993.
GAO presented a list of its reports and testimonies, issued between October 1, 1992 and April 30, 1993, and statistics on report requests and distribution, including data on the number of requests received from the following categories of customers: (1) Congress; (2) GAO Office of the Comptroller General, Office of Congressional Relations, and Office of Public Affairs; (3) press; (4) GAO staff; (5...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. IV, No. 11
150557: Aug 1, 1993
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of August 1993. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...