Compensation (11 - 20 of 47 items)
Prison Expansion: Staffing New Facilities Will Be a Challenge for BOP
GGD-92-75: Published: May 12, 1992. Publicly Released: May 12, 1992.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Bureau of Prisons' (BOP) ability to staff an unprecedented number of new and existing correctional facilities, focusing on: (1) BOP difficulties in filling positions; (2) the effectiveness of the BOP practice of filling management positions for future positions; and (3) the effectiveness of BOP training plans for future needs.GAO found that BOP...
Program Fraud: Implementation of the Program Fraud Civil Remedies Act of 1986
AFMD-91-73: Published: Sep 13, 1991. Publicly Released: Oct 25, 1991.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed federal agencies' implementation of the Program Fraud Civil Remedies Act of 1986 (PFCRA) which provides agencies with an administrative remedy for small-value fraud cases that the Department of Justice declines to pursue under criminal and civil statutes prohibiting false claims and statements.GAO found that: (1) the eight agencies reviewed issued...
Capitol Police: Administrative Improvements and Possible Merger With the Library of Congress Police
AFMD-91-28: Published: Feb 28, 1991. Publicly Released: Feb 28, 1991.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO reviewed the administrative organization of the U.S. Capitol Police Force and issues involved in merging the Library of Congress Police Force with the Capitol Police.GAO found that: (1) significant retirement, leave, and civilian-member policy and procedural differences existed between the two police forces operated under the House of Representatives or t...
Law Enforcement: Recruitment, Retention, and Compensation of Support Staff
GGD-90-60: Published: May 22, 1990. Publicly Released: May 22, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO supplemented the National Advisory Commission on Law Enforcement's (NACLE) study of federal law enforcement personnel issues, focusing on the difficulties federal law enforcement agencies experienced in attracting and retaining qualified support staff.GAO found that: (1) federal law enforcement managers and recruiters did not routinely maintain data identif...
Report of the National Advisory Commission on Law Enforcement
OCG-90-2: Published: Apr 25, 1990. Publicly Released: Apr 25, 1990.
GAO presented the findings of the National Advisory Commission on Law Enforcement (NACLE), focusing on: (1) compensation levels and issues involving recruitment, retention, and morale in federal law enforcement; (2) compensation rates for law enforcement officers; (3) overtime practices and policies; (4) retirement and benefits policies; and (5) the extent to which administrative procedures and le...
Issues to Consider in Consolidating the Library Police Force With the Capitol Police Force
T-AFMD-90-13: Published: Mar 30, 1990. Publicly Released: Mar 30, 1990.
GAO discussed the possible consolidation of the Library of Congress Police Force with the Capitol Police Force and noted that there were four issues that needed to be addressed before consolidation took place, including the Library's authority to protect itself, union representation for Library police, compensation and benefits, and Library police training. GAO found that: (1) the Librarian of Con...
Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
T-GGD-89-26: Published: May 24, 1989. Publicly Released: May 24, 1989.
GAO discussed the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, focusing on administrative cost trends, controls to prevent fraud and abuse, and Office of Personnel Management (OPM) oversight. GAO found that: (1) about eight million federal employees, annuitants, and their dependents receive health benefits totalling $11.6 billion in premiums, of which the government will pay $8.2 billion; (2) of the...
Digests of Unpublished Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. V, No. 8
139532: May 1, 1989
GAO published its monthly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of May 1989. These decisions involved general government matters, civilian and military personnel law, and procurement law...
Digests of Unpublished Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. IV, No. 12
137828: Sep 1, 1988
GAO published its monthly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of September 1988. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian and military personnel, procurement, and other related issues...
Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Volume 67, December 1987
087966: Dec 1, 1987
This document is one in a series of monthly pamphlets which will he consolidated on an annual basis and entitled Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States. The annual volumes have heen published since the establishment of the General, Accounting Office by the Budget and Accounting Act, 1921. Decisions are rendercod to heads of departments and establishments and to disbursing and ce...