Financial management (11 - 20 of 43 items)
Travel System Requirements
JFMIP-SR-99-9: Published: Jul 1, 1999. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 1999.
GAO published a document on the mandatory and value-added functional requirements for system administration and major elements of the travel process, including travel authorization, travel advances, travel voucher, local travel, non-federal sponsored travel, temporary/permanent change of station, interface requirements, and reports...
Rural Utilities Service: Opportunities to Operate Electricity and Telecommunications Loan Programs More Effectively
RCED-98-42: Published: Jan 21, 1998. Publicly Released: Feb 4, 1998.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Rural Utilities Service's electricity and telecommunication loan programs, focusing on: (1) ways to make the loan programs more effective and less costly for the government; (2) ways to decrease the Rural Utilities Service's vulnerability to loan losses; and (3) loan information on commercial lenders that have a significant level of lending for...
JFMIP News: A Newsletter for Government Financial Managers, Fall 1997, Vol. 9, No. 3
159627: Jan 1, 1997
The Joint Financial Management Improvement Program provided information on its current financial management initiatives, activities, and practices...
Medicaid Section 1115 Waivers: Flexible Approach to Approving Demonstrations Could Increase Federal Costs
HEHS-96-44: Published: Nov 8, 1995. Publicly Released: Dec 8, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the financing arrangements for four approved section 1115 Medicaid demonstration waivers.GAO found that: (1) the approved spending limits for demonstration waivers in Oregon, Hawaii, and Florida are not budget neutral and could increase federal Medicaid expenditures; (2) Tennessee's 1115 waiver agreement should cost less than the continuation of it...
USDA Telecommunications: Better Management and Network Planning Could Save Millions
AIMD-95-203: Published: Sep 22, 1995. Publicly Released: Sep 25, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Agriculture's (USDA) management and planning of its telecommunications resources, focusing on whether USDA is: (1) managing its telecommunications resources cost-effectively; and (2) planning telecommunications networks to support its information sharing needs.GAO found that: (1) USDA is not cost-effectively managing its annual $1...
AIMD-95-219R: Published: Sep 5, 1995. Publicly Released: Sep 5, 1995.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Agriculture's (USDA) management and planning of its telecommunications resources. GAO noted that USDA: (1) has been leasing out-of-date rotary style telephones, and has paid about $7,800 annually to lease equipment that is no longer used; (2) has paid over $6,200 for telephone service, including local telephone service, 10 extende...
Telecommunications: Financial Information on 16 Telephone and Cable Companies
RCED/AIMD-94-221FS: Published: Jul 8, 1994. Publicly Released: Aug 11, 1994.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided financial information on 16 telephone and cable television companies, focusing on: (1) total operating revenues; (2) cash flow from operations; and (3) profitability.GAO found that: (1) four companies have significant operating revenues from sources other than their main line of business; (2) the companies' cash flows ranged from $30 million to $7...
Working Capital Funds: Three Agency Perspectives
AIMD-94-121: Published: May 20, 1994. Publicly Released: May 31, 1994.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the: (1) budgetary approaches used by the Departments of Labor and Justice and the General Services Administration to finance their administrative services; and (2) potential effect of proposals to establish franchise and innovation funds.GAO found that: (1) officials from the three agencies stated that their current working capital funds (WCF) giv...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. IV, No. 6
149845: Mar 1, 1993
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of March 1993. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. IV, No. 5
149426: Feb 1, 1993
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of February 1993. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...