Related GAO Reports and Activities in Fiscal Year 1989
HRD-90-56: Published: Jan 12, 1990. Publicly Released: Jan 12, 1990.
- Full Report:
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information about its fiscal year (FY) 1989 activities regarding older Americans.
GAO noted that its FY 1989 activities regarding older Americans: (1) covered such issues as income security, health care, housing, nutrition, employment and age discrimination, and social, community, and legal services; (2) included 59 reports on policies and programs directed primarily at the elderly; (3) included 28 reports in which the elderly were one of several target groups; and (4) included 26 testimonies on subjects that primarily focused on older Americans. GAO also noted that, as of September 1989, it had 114 ongoing studies directly related to older Americans.