Expenditure of funds (11 - 20 of 39 items)
Examination of Records of the Finance Office, Fiscal Year 1971
B-114864: Published: May 4, 1972. Publicly Released: Nov 10, 1982.
No summary is currently available...
Public Information Activities Relating to the Atomic Energy Commission's Underground Nuclear Tests at Amchitka Island, Alaska
B-164105: Published: Sep 10, 1971. Publicly Released: Nov 10, 1982.
No summary is currently available...
[Merit Pay and the Senior Executive Service]
119696: Oct 6, 1982
In a speech before an international conference, GAO discussed the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978 which was designed to revise the Federal personnel system. Recommendations made by GAO provided the basis for much of the law, which incorporated changes previously made by Presidential Reorganization Plans. Managerial flexibility was a critical component of civil service reform to provide managers w...
Information on Prime Sponsor CETA Expenditures Related to Membership Organizations
HRD-82-5: Published: Oct 28, 1981. Publicly Released: Oct 28, 1981.
GAO reviewed prime sponsors' use of Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) funds for activities related to membership organizations to determine: (1) the Department of Labor's authority to allow prime sponsors to use CETA funds for activities related to membership organizations, (2) the amount of CETA funds used for such activities, (3) the services that membership organizations provide...
Financial and Operational Problems at Three Mile Island
116558: Sep 22, 1981
GAO was asked to respond to several issues concerning H.R. 2512 as it relates to cleanup activities at Three Mile Island (TMI) following the nuclear radiation leak there. H.R. 2512 encompasses two critical issues stemming from the TMI accident, increased insurance coverage and cleanup funding, both of which need immediate resolution. Passage of H.R. 2512 is premature and requires establishing an o...
Examination of Records of the House of Representatives Finance Office, Fiscal 1980
AFMD-81-49: Published: Apr 29, 1981. Publicly Released: Apr 29, 1981.
The Clerk of the House of Representatives requested that GAO examine the records of the House Finance Office to verify the Clerk's financial accountability at September 30, 1980. The financial statements were examined in accordance with generally accepted Government auditing standards and included such tests of the accounting records and other auditing procedures considered necessary.It is the opi...
Article Alleging $1 Trillion Missing From Treasury Annual Report to the Congress Without Adequate Support
FGMSD-80-66: Published: Jul 23, 1980. Publicly Released: Jul 23, 1980.
A newspaper article challenged the accounting accuracy and fiscal completeness of the Department of the Treasury's 1978 annual report to Congress. It objected to the format and content of the statement and alleged that over $1 trillion in financial obligations and fiscal commitments were missing from the report.After a discussion with the National Taxpayers Union (NTU) which provided the data for...
Examination of Records of the House of Representatives Finance Office for Fiscal Year 1979
GGD-80-57: Published: Jul 22, 1980. Publicly Released: Jul 22, 1980.
The records of the Finance Office, House of Representatives, were examined to verify the financial accountability of the Clerk of the House at September 30, 1979. As principal fiscal officer of the House, the Clerk disburses funds appropriated for all expenses of the House, except salaries and initial mileage of Members, Delegates, and the Resident Commissioner. The examination was made in accorda...
Alleged Management Irregularities at the Ashland Federal Correctional Institution
GGD-79-14: Published: Nov 8, 1978. Publicly Released: Nov 8, 1978.
The following allegations were made concerning the operation of the Federal Correctional Institution in Ashland, Kentucky: unwarranted adverse actions and poor performance evaluations of employees, low employee morale, high personnel turnover under the new warden, and unnecessary renovation of the warden's residence. The new warden was assigned in July 1977 to straighten out a floundering institut...
Examination of Records, House of Representatives Finance Office for the 15-Month Period Ended September 30, 1977
GGD-78-94: Published: Aug 14, 1978. Publicly Released: Aug 14, 1978.
The Clerk of the House, as principal fiscal officer of the House of Representatives, disburses funds appropriated for all expenses of the House except salaries and initial mileage of members, delegates, and the Resident Commissioner, which are disbursed by the Sergeant at Arms. Examination of the financial statements prepared from the Finance Office records, which were maintained on a cash basis,...