Principles of Federal Appropriations Law: Third Edition, Volume I

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GAO published the third edition of Volume I of Principles of Federal Appropriations Law, commonly known as the "Red Book." Our objective in this publication is to present a basic reference work covering those areas of law in which the Comptroller General renders decisions. This volume and all other volumes of Principles are available on GAO's Web site ( under "GAO Legal Products."