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The President's Second Special Message for FY 1983
OGC-83-3: Published: Jan 17, 1983. Publicly Released: Jan 17, 1983.
Pursuant to the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President's second special message for fiscal year 1983 was transmitted to Congress on December 7, 1982.The President proposed thirteen deferrals totaling $1,569,870,000 and revisions to three previously reported deferrals which increased the amounts deferred by $1,173,257,000. GAO had some comments regarding deferred fu...
Appropriations for Military Construction Projects in the United Kingdom Exceed Estimated Air Force Costs
PLRD-83-9: Published: Oct 21, 1982. Publicly Released: Oct 21, 1982.
GAO reported on Department of the Air Force requests for funding of project design and construction supervision, inspection, and overhead (SIOH) for military construction projects in the United Kingdom.GAO found that the Air Force requests more design and construction SIOH funds than it needs for military construction projects in the United Kingdom, because it does not adjust its current methodolo...
Better Planning Can Reduce Size of Wastewater Treatment Facilities, Saving Millions in Construction Costs
CED-82-82: Published: Jul 8, 1982. Publicly Released: Jul 8, 1982.
GAO conducted a review to evaluate the effectiveness of the facility planning process for constructing wastewater treatment plants and to determine whether changed conditions, such as increases or decreases in population projections or industrial flow for proposed service areas, were recognized and incorporated into the facility plans before the plant was designed or before construction started.GA...
Request To Fully Fund Two Nuclear Aircraft Carriers in Fiscal Year 1983
MASAD-82-27: Published: Mar 26, 1982. Publicly Released: Apr 26, 1982.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's proposal for fully funding two nuclear aircraft carriers in fiscal year (FY) 1983 to determine if their projected delivery schedule and cost avoidance estimate are achievable. According to the Navy, fully funding both carriers in FY 1983 will result in a delivery date for each which will be about 2 years earlier than would be possible if...
Information on Federal Funding of Portions of the San Luis Unit of the California Central Valley Project
CED-82-64: Published: Apr 13, 1982. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 1982.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the funding, obligations, and expenditures for constructing the distribution systems and drains component of the San Luis Unit of the California Central Valley Project.The proposed system will be the largest system ever built by the Bureau of Reclamation and will irrigate more than one-half million acres. Although construction of...
Unexpended Fund Balance in the Indian Health Service Water and Sanitation Facility Construction Program
HRD-80-124: Published: Sep 30, 1980. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1980.
GAO examined the Indian Health Service's (IHS) Water and Sanitation Facility Construction (WSFC) Program to determine whether: (1) IHS budgeting procedures can be changed to reduce the amount of appropriated funds needed for facility construction in a given year; (2) IHS allocation and obligation procedures are contributing to the size of the unexpended balance; (3) IHS is receiving more funds tha...
Navajo Community College Funding Problems
CED-80-79: Published: Mar 21, 1980. Publicly Released: Mar 21, 1980.
Funding for the Navajo Community College was reviewed to determine if the Bureau of Indian Affairs' (BIA) regulations and methods of computing full-time equivalent students were consistent with the Tribally Controlled Community College Assistance Act. To stabilize funding at an adequate level, Congress passed the Act because the previous BIA method of funding community colleges controlled by India...
Propriety of Construction by the Department of the Army in the Panama Canal Zone for Relocation of Military Installations
B-114839: Published: Jan 3, 1979. Publicly Released: Jan 3, 1979.
In a request on the legality for the Army to use its appropriated funds for the realignment of military bases in the Canal Zone and the propriety of the award of a fixed price contract without advertisement for bids, it was found that no basis in the language or history of any legislation prohibits the use of the Army's emergency construction funds. As to the propriety of the award without adverti...
Proposed Rescission of Funds Appropriated for Construction of Hopper Dredges
B-115398: Published: Apr 8, 1977. Publicly Released: Apr 8, 1977.
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