Federal agency accounting systems (41 - 48 of 48 items)
Navy Inventory Management: Inventory Accuracy Problems
NSIAD-88-69: Published: Mar 4, 1988. Publicly Released: Apr 13, 1988.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the: (1) accuracy of inventories at the Naval Supply Center in Norfolk, Virginia; and (2) management of these inventories by the Navy Ships Parts Control Center (SPCC).GAO found that the Norfolk Center: (1) inconsistently implemented or misinterpreted Department of Defense (DOD) or Navy policies concerning physical inventories, adjustments, causati...
Annual Index of Reports Issued in FY 1986
133824: Nov 1, 1986
GAO published its Annual Index of Reports issued in fiscal year 1986...
Inventory Controls: Improper Air Force Disposal and Reuse of F100 Engine Blades
NSIAD-86-182BR: Published: Aug 15, 1986. Publicly Released: Aug 15, 1986.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided an interim report on its findings concerning the disposal and reuse of F100 engine blades by the Air Logistics Center (ALC) in San Antonio, Texas.GAO found that: (1) the San Antonio ALC improperly condemned engine blades and sent them to the disposal yard to be sold as scrap metal; (2) the San Antonio ALC reintroduced some condemned blades into...
Allegations of Contract Buy-In and Substantial Cost Increases in the Navy's Standard Automated Financial System
IMTEC-85-2: Published: Oct 30, 1984. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed allegations made regarding the Navy's Standard Automated Financial System that: (1) the contractor "bought in" on the contract; (2) the Navy had decided to proceed with the project even though costs have substantially increased; and (3) project costs may increase to $200 million.GAO did not find sufficient evidence to conclude that the contracto...
Improving the Management of the Federal Government
125264: Sep 19, 1984
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO discussed current government management improvement efforts and past management reforms, and it focused on two key management areas: human resources and management support systems. The administration has devoted substantial energies to improve management by various means and has recently broadened its efforts to by initiating a long-range program aimed at i...
Implementation of the Federal Managers' Financial Integrity Act of 1982
124299: May 22, 1984
GAO discussed first-year efforts to implement the Federal Managers' Financial Integrity Act. GAO noted that agencies generally made adequate efforts to implement the act by assessing the vulnerability of their internal controls and accounting systems and by submitting the required reports. GAO stated that material weaknesses reported by agencies included problems with: (1) accounting and financial...
Status, Progress, and Problems in Federal Agency Accounting During 18 Months Ended June 30, 1973
B-115398: Published: Sep 19, 1973. Publicly Released: Sep 19, 1973.
No summary is currently available...
Report on Southwestern Power System and Related Activities of the Corps of Engineers (Civil Functions) and Southwestern Power Administration for Fiscal Years 1960 and 1961
B-125031: Published: May 22, 1963. Publicly Released: May 22, 1963.
The General Accounting Office has made an audit of selected activities of the Corps of Engineers (Civil Functions), Department of the Army, in the southwestern area of the United States, and the Southwestern Power Administration, Department of the Interior, for the fiscal years 1960 and 1961. This audit was made pursuant to the Budget and Accounting Act, 1921 (31 U.S.C. 53) and the Accounting and...