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911 Services: Most States Used 911 Funds for Intended Purposes, but FCC Could Improve Its Reporting on States' Use of Funds
GAO-13-376: Published: Apr 18, 2013. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 2013.
Although states faced challenges and delays in the past, states have made significant progress implementing wireless Enhanced 911 (E911) since 2003. Wireless E911 deployment usually proceeds through two phases: Phase I provides general caller location information by identifying the cell tower or cell site that is receiving the wireless call; Phase II provides more precise caller-location informati...
Internet: Federal Web-based Complaint Handling
AIMD-00-238R: Published: Jul 7, 2000. Publicly Released: Aug 8, 2000.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the use of the Internet to facilitate the submission and resolution of federal customer complaints, focusing on the: (1) type and extent of web-based complaint mechanisms provided by 32 federal agencies which handle 90 percent of the federal government's contact with the public; and (2) status of two federal efforts to develop centra...
On-Line Trading: Better Investor Protection Information Needed on Brokers' Web Sites
GGD-00-43: Published: May 9, 2000. Publicly Released: Jun 8, 2000.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on on-line trading, focusing on: (1) the growth in on-line trading; (2) the extent to which on-line broker-dealers had experienced trading system delays and outages, including the causes of these problems and their reported effect on investors; and (3) how on-line broker-dealers address investor protection issues related to margin, priv...
A Bibliography of Documents Issued by the GAO on Matters Related to: ADP
AFMD-81-85: Published: Sep 1, 1981. Publicly Released: Sep 1, 1981.
Computers and automatic data processing (ADP) continue to increase their contribution to agency management, resulting in both greater expenditures and an apparently irreversible, growing dependence on the technology. This combination calls for knowledge and effective management of such resources and appropriate auditing. Appropriate auditing of ADP management encompasses a review of the agency's h...