Independent Counsel Expenditures for the Six Months Ended March 31, 1996
AIMD-96-166: Published: Sep 30, 1996. Publicly Released: Sep 30, 1996.
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO audited the expenditures of six independent counsels for the 6 months ended March 31, 1996, focusing on their reliability, internal controls, and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
GAO found that: (1) the counsels' statements of expenditures were reliable in all material respects and fairly presented the respective expenditures of their offices for the 6 months ended March 31, 1996; (2) there were no material internal control weaknesses in the counsels' reporting of expenditures; and (3) there was no reportable noncompliance with selected applicable laws or regulations.