Military personnel (21 - 30 of 106 items)
Homeporting: Status of Continuing Construction and Development
NSIAD-90-231: Published: Jun 20, 1990. Publicly Released: Jun 21, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of the Navy's strategic homeporting program and the legal status of limitations on the disposal of land if the new homeports were terminated.GAO found that: (1) the Navy had not taken any action to stop ongoing construction on projects at new homeports requested by the Secretary of Defense; (2) written agreements pertaining to homepo...
Access to Medical Care at Overseas Military Hospitals
T-HRD-90-20: Published: Mar 29, 1990. Publicly Released: Mar 29, 1990.
GAO discussed military personnel and dependents access to care at six overseas military hospitals. GAO noted that: (1) access to care was a major concern at all six facilities, with particular problems in such dependent-oriented specialties as obstetrics, family practice, and pediatrics, while the orthopedic and psychiatry specialties presented access problems affecting both active-duty personnel...
Legislative Proposals to Establish Professional Acquisition Corps
T-NSIAD-90-27: Published: Mar 28, 1990. Publicly Released: Mar 28, 1990.
GAO discussed a legislative proposal to create a professional acquisition work force and corps within each military service. GAO noted that: (1) it supported the goal of developing a professional acquisition work force; (2) it had previously identified desirable characteristics of such a work force, including early entry into the profession, intensive training, a career path with incentives, and t...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. I, No. 3
142340: Dec 1, 1989
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of December 1989. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...
Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Volume 68, August 1989
087842: Aug 1, 1989
This document is one in a series of monthly pamphlets which will be consolidated on an annual basis and entitled Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States. The annual volumes have been published since the establishment of the General Accounting Office by the Budget and Accounting Act, 1921. Decisions are rendered to heads of departments and establishments and to disbursing and cert...
Role of the Reserves in the Total Force Policy
T-NSIAD-89-7: Published: Feb 23, 1989. Publicly Released: Feb 23, 1989.
GAO discussed the role of the reserve forces in the Department of Defense's (DOD) total-force concept, their ability to carry out missions, and the difficulties DOD faces concerning its reserve components. GAO found that: (1) the total-force policy requires that reserve components be as equal and as ready as their active counterparts; (2) although the reserves' quality, training, and equipment hav...
Navy Manpower: Management's Oversight of Civilian Substitution Lacking
NSIAD-89-5: Published: Nov 28, 1988. Publicly Released: Nov 28, 1988.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed whether the Navy: (1) adequately supported its civilian position substitution funding requests; (2) used its funds as intended; and (3) adequately monitored its civilian position substitution procedures.GAO found that the Navy: (1) did not have complete documentation to support its civilian substitution budget requests; (2) did not have documentati...
Digests of Unpublished Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. IV, No. 11
137640: Aug 1, 1988
GAO published its monthly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of August 1988. These decisions involved appropriations, civilian employees, military personnel, federal procurement, and other related issues...
Military Exchanges: Consolidation of Exchange Service Distribution Facilities in Waco, Texas
NSIAD-88-82BR: Published: Jan 25, 1988. Publicly Released: Feb 5, 1988.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Army and Air Force Exchange Service's (AAFES) decision to consolidate its San Antonio and Fort Worth, Texas, warehousing distribution services in Waco, Texas.GAO found that AAFES: (1) ranked the Waco site as the most favorable of the nine locations it considered in the site selection analysis; (2) notified employees at both distribution cent...
Military Facilities: Funding and Membership for the Consolidated Open Mess of the Philippines
NSIAD-88-83FS: Published: Dec 31, 1987. Publicly Released: Jan 12, 1988.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the Joint U.S. Military Assistance Group Consolidated Open Mess of the Philippines, specifically: (1) whether the Department of Defense (DOD) uses appropriated funds to operate and maintain the Open Mess; (2) the extent to which foreign nationals use the facility; and (3) its operating costs.GAO found that the: (1) Open Mess is a...