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Comments on Public Law 95-507
111018: Dec 4, 1979
Questions have arisen concerning a delay in implementing an amendment to the Small Business Act. The amendment provides for small business concerns of disadvantaged owners to have the maximum opportunity to participate in the performance of Federal contracts. It requires many contracts to contain provisions for subcontracting plans which are designed to achieve the statutory aims. The questions co...
Reform of Federal Regulation Act of 1979 and the Regulation Reform Act of 1979
094369: May 23, 1979
No summary is currently available...
Status of the Implementation of the National Health Planning and Resources Development Act of 1974
HRD-77-157: Published: Nov 2, 1978. Publicly Released: Nov 2, 1978.
The National Health Planning and Resources Development Act of 1974 provided for: (1) the development of guidelines for national health planning; (2) the establishment of areawide and state health planning agencies to deal with needed planning for health services, manpower, and facilities; and (3) financial assistance for the development of resources.Since passage of the act: (1) the country has be...
DOE Compliance With Brooks Act
B-115369: Published: Feb 6, 1978. Publicly Released: Feb 6, 1978.
GAO inititated a review of recent acquisitions of automatic data processing (ADP) equipment by the predecessor agencies of the Department of Energy (DOE) or their contractors to determine their compliance with the Brooks Act and the General Services Administration (GSA) implementing regulations. The GSA position appears to be that only service contractors are subject to GSA authority under the Bro...
Statutory Appeals Available to Federal Employees
FPCD-77-21: Published: Feb 8, 1977. Publicly Released: Feb 8, 1977.
Procedures available to federal employees seeking reconsideration of unfavorable management actions or decisions were surveyed. Discussions were held with officials of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) and other federal agencies in the St. Louis area.The statutory appeals process is generally perceived as overcomplicated and in need of change. Each appellate category may involve varying procedura...