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School Bullying: Legal Protections for Vulnerable Youth Need to Be More Fully Assessed
GAO-12-785T: Published: Jun 8, 2012. Publicly Released: Jun 8, 2012.
With regard to the prevalence and effects of bullying, our findings suggest that reported levels of bullying and related effects are significant. Research shows that bullying can have detrimental outcomes for victims, including adverse psychological and behavioral outcomes. According to four nationally representative surveys conducted from 2005 to 2009, an estimated 20 to 28 percent of youth, prim...
Minority Banks: GAO Survey of Minority Banks, an E-supplement to GAO-07-6
GAO-07-7SP: Published: Oct 4, 2006. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 2006.
This document presents the results of GAO's 2006 survey of minority banks for all respondents. The purpose of the survey was to collect information primarily on four federal banking regulators'--Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Comptroller of the Currency, Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), and the Federal Reserve--efforts to support minority banks and related regulatory issues. Of t...
U.S. Commission on Civil Rights: More Operational and Financial Oversight Needed
GAO-04-18: Published: Oct 31, 2003. Publicly Released: Nov 6, 2003.
Over the past 10 years, GAO, the Congress, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), and others have raised numerous concerns about the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. GAO was asked to assess (1) the adequacy of the Commission's project management procedures, (2) whether the Commission's controls over contracting services and managing contracts are sufficient, and (3) the extent of recent oversig...
Inspector General Act: Activities of the Federal Entities
AIMD-95-152FS: Published: Jun 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Jun 1, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided summary information on: (1) whether federal agencies identified by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in fiscal year (FY) 1994 reported their audit and investigative activity as required by the Inspector General Act; (2) the extent of audit and investigative activity reported by these agencies over the past 3 fiscal years; (3) the status of...
U.S. Commission on Civil Rights: The Commission Has Complied With FY90 Appropriation Act Provisions
GGD-92-83: Published: May 12, 1992. Publicly Released: May 12, 1992.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO audited the Commission on Civil Rights to determine its compliance with nine restrictions and other limitations for fiscal year (FY) 1990 appropriated funds.GAO found that the Commission: (1) complied with the nine restrictions in its use of FY 1990 appropriations, but understated monitoring costs by $22,850 because it again used planned salary figures to...
U.S. Commission on Civil Rights: The Commission Has Complied With FY89 Appropriation Act Provisions
GGD-91-32: Published: Feb 8, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 8, 1991.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO audited the Commission on Civil Rights to determine its compliance with nine restrictions on its use of appropriated funds.GAO found that the Commission: (1) complied with the nine restrictions in its use of fiscal year (FY) 1989 appropriations, but its use of planned instead of actual employment and salary figures was inconsistent with its own methodolog...
U.S. Commission on Civil Rights: Compliance With Appropriation Provisions as of March 31, 1988
GGD-88-91: Published: Jun 2, 1988. Publicly Released: Jun 2, 1988.
GAO reviewed the Commission on Civil Rights' compliance with fiscal year (FY) 1988 line-item appropriations and other limitations as of March 31, 1988.GAO found that: (1) the Commission complied with each of the FY 1988 line-item appropriations and other limitations; (2) the Commission failed to include salaries and benefits for all temporary employees in its calculations; and (3) the Chairman had...
Department of Agriculture and Producer Costs To Operate the Tobacco Program
RCED-85-30: Published: Feb 8, 1985. Publicly Released: Feb 8, 1985.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on: (1) whether the tobacco program operated at no net cost to the government; (2) whether assessments against tobacco producers were sufficient to meet possible losses in stored tobacco purchased with Department of Agriculture (USDA) loans; (3) the extent to which active tobacco farmers have purchased allotments or quotas and whether l...
The Evaluation Synthesis
088890: Apr 1, 1983
No summary is currently available...