Justice and Law Enforcement:
[Comments on HUD Commercial Trade Promotion Activities]
B-229732: Published: Dec 22, 1988. Publicly Released: Dec 22, 1988.
GAO reviewed the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) use of appropriated funds for commercial trade promotion activities relating to an international construction exhibit held in the Soviet Union. GAO held that HUD violated the Antideficiency Act, since it did not have authority to spend appropriated funds for such activities.