Housing and Community Development Issue Area Plan--Fiscal Years 1996-98
IAP-95-15: Published: Aug 1, 1995. Publicly Released: Aug 1, 1995.
GAO presented its Housing and Community Development issue area plan for fiscal years 1996 through 1998.
GAO plans to assess the: (1) restructuring of federal housing and community development agencies to improve service delivery, eliminate duplication, and produce cost savings; (2) improvement of federal oversight of housing and community development services to reduce fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement; (3) reduction of the federal government's financial risk in its mortgage assistance programs; (4) fostering of self-sufficiency among low-income people while meeting budgetary constraints; (5) promotion of community economic and social development; (6) cost-effectiveness of programs that promote small and minority business development; and (7) control of federal disaster assistance costs.