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DOT Contract Oversight
RCED-93-67R: Published: Nov 19, 1992. Publicly Released: Nov 19, 1992.
GAO reviewed the Department of Transportation's (DOT) contract management and oversight, focusing on what management controls were in place at DOT and its operating administrations. GAO noted that: (1) DOT operating administrations have relied primarily on Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audits to assess the appropriateness of contract charges; (2) DOT did not have a centralized system to tra...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. IV, No. 1
148696: Oct 1, 1992
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of October 1992. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...
B-2 Bomber: Potential Rescission of Prior Appropriations for Military Construction
NSIAD-92-320BR: Published: Sep 25, 1992. Publicly Released: Sep 25, 1992.
GAO identified potential rescissions to the Air Force's fiscal year (FY) 1990 through FY 1992 appropriations for the B-2 bomber's facilities construction programs.GAO found that: (1) the Air Force's updated plans show that the B-2 construction projects funded in FY 1991 will not be needed before 2000; and (2) the $21.4 million intended for facilities construction in FY 1991 could be rescinded...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. III, No. 9
147666: Jun 1, 1992
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of June 1992. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, procurement, and miscellaneous topics...
National Security: Papers Prepared for GAO Conference on Worldwide Threats
NSIAD-92-104S: Published: Apr 16, 1992. Publicly Released: Apr 16, 1992.
GAO provided a supplement to its report on a GAO-sponsored conference on: (1) potential military threats to U.S. security interests; and (2) necessary modifications to current and planned U.S. forces to meet those threats.GAO noted that the commissioned papers included in the supplement discuss and analyze: (1) the possibility of U.S. and allied involvement in various regional contingencies in Eur...
Persian Gulf: Allied Burden Sharing Efforts
NSIAD-92-71: Published: Dec 30, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 3, 1992.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the burden sharing efforts of allied countries during the Persian Gulf crisis, focusing on allied contributions to the United States, the multinational force, and other countries.GAO found that: (1) as of December 15, 1991, allied countries had pledged about $54 billion in cash and in-kind support, such as equipment and transportation, to the Unite...
Status of Open Recommendations: Improving Resources, Community, and Economic Development Programs
OP-92-1B: Published: Jan 15, 1992. Publicly Released: Jan 15, 1992.
GAO reported on the conclusions and recommendations resulting from its audits and other reviews of federal departments and agencies. Information is presented on those recommendations in the areas of resources, community, and economic development on which no satisfactory legislative or administrative actions have been completed. They are submitted for use in congressional review of budget requests...
B-2 Bomber: Logistics Cost Issues and Construction Planning
NSIAD-92-22: Published: Dec 11, 1991. Publicly Released: Dec 11, 1991.
GAO reviewed: (1) the logistics costs for the B-2 bomber; and (2) Air Force planning for the construction of B-2 facilities.GAO found that: (1) the cost to logistically support the B-2 depends on the reliability of its subsystems, components, and parts; (2) the Air Force estimates for logistics cost for the B-2 may be optimistic; (3) the Air Force has had difficulty synchronizing construction proj...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. III, No. 3
146442: Dec 1, 1991
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of December 1991. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...
Navy Research: Status of Programs in Nonacoustic Antisubmarine Warfare Research
NSIAD-92-11: Published: Oct 31, 1991. Publicly Released: Oct 31, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Navy's nonacoustic antisubwarfare (ASW) research programs, focusing on whether the: (1) Navy should be given control over all nonacoustic-ASW research; and (2) the current independent nonacoustic research program led by the Office of Secretary of Defense (OSD) should continue.GAO found that: (1) the OSD program is focused on long-range basic re...