[Awards for Nonuse of Sick Leave]

B-227559: Mar 23, 1988

Additional Materials:

Contact:

Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800
youngc1@gao.gov

The Department of Defense (DOD) requested a decision regarding whether it should: (1) pay for telephones originally intended for award to employees for nonuse of sick leave; and (2) implement a sick leave reduction program. GAO held that: (1) the purchase of the telephones for use as career service or honorary awards was a proper expenditure of appropriated funds; and (2) DOD should not implement a sick-leave reduction incentive program, since the Office of Personnel Management specifically recommended against such programs. Accordingly, DOD should pay for the telephones.

Mar 4, 2015

Mar 2, 2015

Feb 27, 2015

Feb 26, 2015

Feb 25, 2015

Looking for more? Browse all our products here