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Digests of Unpublished Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol.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GAO published its monthly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of September 1988.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...
[Comments on HHS Employee's Claim for Reimbursement of Real Estate Expenses]
B-224043: Published: May 5, 1987. Publicly Released: May 5, 1987.
No summary is currently available...
Request To Relieve Liability for a Shortage in Public Funds in Employee's Custody
B-187139: Published: Oct 25, 1978. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 1983.
No summary is currently available...
Status Report on the Administration's Proposals for Budgetary Savings in FY 1983
PAD-83-43: Published: Jun 14, 1983. Publicly Released: Jun 14, 1983.
GAO provided information regarding the current status of nine management initiatives to reduce the Federal debt and updated the administration's estimates of the potential savings for fiscal year (FY) 1983.The administration proposed saving $20.3 billion during FY 1983 by carrying out nine management initiatives: prevention of fraud, waste, and abuse; improved debt collection; Federal employment r...
Proposed Revision of Regulations Governing Pay Administration and Hours of Duty
B-201039(MRV): Published: Mar 8, 1982. Publicly Released: Mar 8, 1982.
GAO reviewed proposed Office of Personnel Management (OPM) revisions of regulations governing pay administration and hours of duty. The proposal would revise regulations pertaining to an agency's responsibility to establish regularly scheduled workweeks for its employees and the regulations pertaining to an employee's entitlement to premium pay for regularly scheduled work outside the normal workw...
Fraud in Government Programs: How Extensive Is It and How Can It Be Controlled (Volume I)
AFMD-81-57: Published: May 7, 1981. Publicly Released: May 7, 1981.
GAO made a statistical analysis of over 77,000 cases of fraud and other illegal activities reported in 21 federal agencies during the period of October 1, 1976, through March 31, 1979.The loss to the government on the 77,000 cases would total between $150 and $220 million. This loss is only what is attributable to known fraud. It does not include the cost of undetected fraud which is probably much...
White Collar Crime in Government--How We Are Combating It
113589: May 19, 1980
The extent of fraud against the Federal Government is not known since it is often hidden within apparently legitimate undertakings and can go undetected and unreported. Opportunities for fraud, however, are tremendous when one considers the number of Federal programs, the large number of people involved in spending and controlling the monies, and the size of the annual budget. The large portion of...
Financial Review of the Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation Commission, June 30, 1976
FGMSD-77-13: Published: Aug 5, 1977. Publicly Released: Aug 5, 1977.
Problems which were identified in the financial activities of the Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation Commission were relatively minor in fiscal year 1976 because of the Commission's limited operations and fund expenditures. However, as the Commission's program activities, fund disbursements, and staff increase, these minor problems could become major problems. The Commission assists tribal members...
Centralized Subsystem for Paying Officers in the Commissioned Corps of the Public Health Service
FGMSD-77-23: Published: May 3, 1977. Publicly Released: May 3, 1977.
The subsystem of the centralized payroll system for paying officers of the Public Health Service (PHS) Commissioned Corps was reviewed, and the adequacy of system controls that check whether paychecks are issued correctly and promptly to PHS officers were evaluated. The actions taken on recommendations in audit reports issued since 1969 on the centralized payroll operation were noted.The Departmen...