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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...
Seawolf Contract Terminations
NSIAD-93-41R: Published: Nov 6, 1992. Publicly Released: Nov 18, 1992.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided details of the Navy's plans to use legislative funds to preserve the nuclear-powered submarine industrial base. GAO noted that: (1) congressional conferees made $540.2 million available to help preserve the industrial base for submarine construction; (2) the Navy plans to use these funds to partially fund SSN-21 and SSN-22 cost growth and to purcha...
Impoundment Control: Comments on the President's Fourth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1992
OGC-92-12: Published: Jul 21, 1992. Publicly Released: Jul 21, 1992.
GAO reported on the status of budget authority that the President proposed for rescission in his fourth special message for fiscal year 1992, but for which Congress had not passed a rescission bill.GAO found that the Office of Management and Budget made available for obligation all funds that the President had proposed for rescission...
Operations Desert Shield/Storm: Foreign Government and Individual Contributions to the Department of Defense
NSIAD-92-144: Published: May 11, 1992. Publicly Released: May 11, 1992.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO reviewed foreign countries' contributions of money, property, services, and supplies accepted by the Department of Defense (DOD) as of September 30, 1991, focusing on whether DOD had: (1) complied with legislative requirements; (2) established adequate controls over the deposit and transfer of cash contributions; and (3) established adequate procedures fo...
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...
Impoundment Control: President's Seventh Special Message for FY 1990
OGC-90-11: Published: Aug 9, 1990. Publicly Released: Aug 9, 1990.
GAO reviewed the President's seventh special impoundment message for fiscal year 1990.GAO found that the President's eight proposed rescissions of budget authority were in accordance with the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974. GAO provided: (1) specific information on one proposal which would be useful to Congress in examining the message; and (2) a list of proposals as repo...
Impoundment Control: Status of Deferral Reported in President's Fourth Special Impoundment Message for FY 1990
OGC-90-7: Published: May 22, 1990. Publicly Released: May 22, 1990.
GAO reviewed the deferrals included in the President's fourth special message for fiscal year 1990.GAO found that the deferrals were in accordance with the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974. GAO noted that the message revised the amounts of three deferrals previously reported. GAO identified no other information, except as noted, that would be useful to Congress in its consi...
Budget Issues: Budget Numbers for Proposed Bill S. 101
AFMD-89-87FS: Published: Jun 30, 1989. Publicly Released: Jun 30, 1989.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided a detailed breakdown of major components of the proposed budget for a Senate bill for a balanced budget and debt reduction.GAO found that the proposed bill redefined three budgets, with the: (1) retirement funds budget to include such major components as the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Fund, Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund, Civil...
Navy Engineering Centers: Proposal to Change From Industrial Funding to Another Funding Method
NSIAD-89-47: Published: Dec 7, 1988. Publicly Released: Dec 7, 1988.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) proposal to convert two Navy activities from industrial funding to another funding method, focusing on the: (1) rationale and justification for the conversion; (2) the conversion's impacts on employment and operations; and (3) additional costs and savings involved in the conversion.GAO found that: (1) the DOD propo...
Navy Manpower: Management's Oversight of Civilian Substitution Lacking
NSIAD-89-5: Published: Nov 28, 1988. Publicly Released: Nov 28, 1988.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed whether the Navy: (1) adequately supported its civilian position substitution funding requests; (2) used its funds as intended; and (3) adequately monitored its civilian position substitution procedures.GAO found that the Navy: (1) did not have complete documentation to support its civilian substitution budget requests; (2) did not have documentati...