Justice and Law Enforcement:
[Comments on Non-Monetary Incentive Awards]
B-256399: Published: Jun 27, 1994. Publicly Released: Jun 27, 1994.
GAO provided information to the Navy on awarding tickets of nominal value to sporting or entertainment events as part of its non-monetary awards program which provides recognition and incentives for its employees. GAO held that the Navy could: (1) use appropriated funds to purchase items for use as awards to employees; and (2) legally award nominal value tickets as part of its non-monetary awards program.