Revisions to the GAO Editorial Style Manual
OPC-87-1: Published: Jul 1, 1987. Publicly Released: Jun 16, 1988.
- Full Report:
GAO revised its style manual, expanding and clarifying its guidance on compounding, acronyms, rephrasing bureaucratic language, capitalizing position titles, punctuating items in a series, numerals, quoted material, footnotes, bibliographies, legal citations, sexism in language, tables, and miscellaneous topics.