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Proposed New Provisions for Regulatory Procedure Act of 1981
B-163628: Published: Jul 29, 1981. Publicly Released: Jul 29, 1981.
GAO reviewed a proposed new section which would be added to Title 5 of the the U.S. Code. Relevant provisions of this proposed section, which specifically require the Comptroller General to assume continuing review of agency rulemaking and regulatory analyses, were compared with the existing GAO authority. The new provisions are not necessary to carry out the reviews and analyses required by the p...
Views and Recommendations on S. 381
B-202571: Published: Jun 29, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 29, 1981.
Legislation has been proposed to establish an Office of Audit and an Office of Professional Responsibility within the Department of Justice. The bill is inconsistent with existing Inspector General legislation and contains several serious weaknesses. Since Justice already has an Office of Audit and an Office of Professional Responsibility, the primary purpose of the bill appears to be to grant Jus...
Accurate Information--Government Managers Cannot Do Without It
113717: Mar 3, 1980
The lack of the right kind of information affects the way the Government functions. In financial management, a manager needs timely, complete, and accurate information on: legal limits and resources available, obligations and costs incurred and their relationship to budgeted amounts, work goals achieved and their cost, the degree to which work goals are met, and opportunities to achieve goals at a...
090969: Jan 1, 1978
This article appeared in the GAO Review, Vol. 13, Issue 4, Fall 1978...
090939: Jan 1, 1976
This article appeared in the GAO Review, Vol. 11, Issue 3, Summer 1976...