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Civil Service Reform Act: Annual Report for Fiscal Year 1983
GGD-84-29: Published: Apr 25, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 25, 1984.
Pursuant to legislative requirements, GAO reported on the activities of the Office of Personnel Management, the Merit Systems Protection Board, and the Federal Labor Relations Authority.GAO noted that it has issued a number of separate reports on the significant activities of the three offices. GAO listed and described: (1) the reports issued in fiscal year 1983 on the actions of the three offices...
Use of Government Vehicles for Home-to-Work Transportation
NSIAD-83-3: Published: Sep 28, 1983. Publicly Released: Sep 28, 1983.
GAO reported on various Federal agencies' use of Government automobiles and chauffeurs for transportation of Federal employees between their homes and worksites.Federal regulations prohibit the use of Government-owned vehicles to transport Federal employees between their homes and places of employment except for heads of the cabinet-level departments and certain other specified individuals. In a d...
Flexible and Compressed Work Schedules for Federal Employees
B-179810: Published: Mar 23, 1977. Publicly Released: Sep 27, 1983.
This document discusses potential legislation authorizing Federal agencies to experiment with flexible and compressed work schedules for employees. GAO recognized that certain employees and labor organizations would be concerned that some potential would exist for management to use new work schedules to avoid payment of overtime. GAO was of the opinion that the draft bill contained sufficient safe...
Reporting Requirements Established by the Unemployment Insurance Service
089439: Dec 31, 1969
No summary is currently available...
Status Report on the Administration's Proposals for Budgetary Savings in FY 1983
PAD-83-43: Published: Jun 14, 1983. Publicly Released: Jun 14, 1983.
GAO provided information regarding the current status of nine management initiatives to reduce the Federal debt and updated the administration's estimates of the potential savings for fiscal year (FY) 1983.The administration proposed saving $20.3 billion during FY 1983 by carrying out nine management initiatives: prevention of fraud, waste, and abuse; improved debt collection; Federal employment r...
[Views on H.R. 6761]
B-199549(BRP): Published: Sep 30, 1982. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1982.
GAO was asked for its views concerning proposed legislation which would permit Federal agencies to reimburse their employees for residence sale and purchase expenses upon transfer from an overseas post to a new duty station. At the present time, these expenses are not reimbursable. GAO feels that the statutory provision prohibiting such reimbursement is unduly harsh and impacts heavily, from a fin...
Obstacles Hamper the Office of Personnel Management's Evaluation of the Implementation of the 1978 Civil Service Reform Act
FPCD-81-69: Published: Sep 14, 1981. Publicly Released: Sep 14, 1981.
GAO completed a limited review of the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) 5-year strategy for evaluating the implementation and impact of the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978. GAO identified problems which it believes could hamper the collection of data needed to evaluate the Act.GAO identified the following management and technical weaknesses which it believes warrant careful consideration by...
Improving the Credibility and Management of the Federal Work Force Through Better Planning and Budgetary Controls
FPCD-81-54: Published: Jul 17, 1981. Publicly Released: Aug 17, 1981.
GAO was asked to address problems associated with workforce planning, including the use of the indirect workforce, personnel ceilings, and the limitations of agency budget data in identifying total workforce costs. In response, GAO conducted a review which covered the period of November 1980 to May 1981. GAO and other reports addressing the use of personnel ceilings and the development and use of...
Personnel Conversions During Presidential Transition: Improved Monitoring Needed
FPCD-81-51: Published: May 27, 1981. Publicly Released: May 27, 1981.
The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) investigated 43 personnel conversions processed during the recently completed Presidential transition period. OPM reviewed conversions at three agencies, and GAO subsequently reviewed conversions at four other agencies. As used in this report, conversion refers to the process in which an employee is converted from a position in the excepted service to a pos...
Travel and Per Diem Expenses of Employees Negotiating a Collective Bargaining Agreement
B-200341(MRV): Published: Dec 29, 1980. Publicly Released: Dec 29, 1980.
The Department of Justice has appealed a ruling which creates an obligation upon Federal agencies to expend appropriated funds for the travel and per diem expenses of employees negotiating a collective bargaining agreement on behalf of a labor union. GAO disagrees with the ruling, since it can find no legislative authority which mandates the obligation of the appropriations of Federal agencies for...