Interagency relations (71 - 78 of 78 items)
Agriculture's Export Credit Programs: Delays in Accessing Records Relating to Iraq
T-GGD-92-47: Published: May 29, 1992. Publicly Released: May 29, 1992.
GAO discussed its efforts to obtain information and documents concerning reviews of a bank's and Iraq's participation in the Commodity Credit Corporation's General Sales Manager (GSM) 102 and 103 export credit guarantee programs. GAO noted that: (1) its review has been delayed significantly because of some government agencies' reluctance to provide access to required information; (2) the Departmen...
TV Marti: Costs and Compliance With Broadcast Standards and International Agreements
NSIAD-92-199: Published: May 6, 1992. Publicly Released: May 13, 1992.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO determined TV Marti's: (1) cost since inception, including the value of support services provided by other agencies; (2) compliance with Voice of America broadcast standards; and (3) compliance with international agreements.GAO found that: (1) during fiscal years (FY) 1989 through 1992, TV Marti had $52.6 million available for operations; (2) of the $52.6 m...
Foreign Technology: Federal Processes for Collection and Dissemination
NSIAD-92-101: Published: Mar 23, 1992. Publicly Released: Mar 23, 1992.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on U.S. collection and dissemination of foreign technology information, focusing on: (1) the use of five federal processes in the development of federal critical technologies lists; (2) the use of other sources of information for developing the lists; (3) how the U.S. government can improve federal processes for collecting such informat...
East European Energy: U.S. Business Opportunities in and Assistance to Poland's Energy Sector
NSIAD-91-206: Published: May 16, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 14, 1991.
GAO provided information on the: (1) steps being taken to address Poland's energy needs and the resulting potential trade and investment opportunities for U.S. firms; (2) impediments to realizing possible U.S. trade and investment opportunities; and (3) current status of U.S. programs to support Poland's energy sector.GAO found that: (1) due to a recession and an economic restructuring, Poland est...
Eastern Europe: Status of U.S. Assistance Efforts
NSIAD-91-110: Published: Feb 26, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 26, 1991.
GAO provided information on the status of U.S. economic assistance to eastern Europe, focusing on: (1) program elements and the earmarking of funds under the Support for East European Democracy Act of 1989 (SEED); and (2) U.S. objectives and coordination of assistance.GAO found that the Department of State was concerned over congressional earmarking of SEED funds for specific programs or projects...
Foreign Technology: U.S. Monitoring and Dissemination of the Results of Foreign Research
NSIAD-90-117: Published: Mar 21, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 4, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on federal agencies that monitor foreign technology, focusing on the: (1) coordination of monitoring activities; (2) potential for duplication or gaps in such activity; and (3) use and dissemination of the information federal agencies collect.GAO found that: (1) the Departments of Commerce, Defense, Energy, and State, and the National A...
Administration of Foreign Agent Registration
112952: Aug 6, 1980
More attention needs to be directed toward registration of and reporting requirements for foreign agents. It is apparent to the Department of Justice officials who directly administer registration activities that persons are acting as foreign agents without registering. A GAO review found that registered agents were not fully disclosing their activities and that officials in the executive branch w...
Federal Efforts To Notify Foreign Nations Regarding Pesticide Suspensions and Cancellations
106550: Jul 11, 1978
The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act of 1947, as amended, requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to notify foreign governments and appropriate international agencies "whenever a registration or a cancellation or suspension of the registration of a pesticide becomes effective or ceases to be effective." The EPA prepares the notifications and the Department of State tr...