Personnel and Related Actions Agencies Reported Taking to Achieve Reductions Required by Sequestration in Fiscal Year 2013

Agency Canceled/limited monetary awards Reduced employee travel Reduced employee training Curtailed external hiring Reduced overtime Curtailed internal hiring Offered VERA/ VSIP Furloughed employees Implemented reduction in force
USDA
Commerce
DOD
Education
DOE
HHS
DHS
HUD
Interior
DOJ
DOL
State/USAID
DOT
Treasury
EPA
GSA
NASA
NSF
NRC
OPM  
SBA
SSA
Number of agencies that reported taking this action to achieve reductions required by sequestration 20 20 19 19 15 14 9 7 1

Source: GAO analysis.
Note: This table is excerpted from GAO-14-244. For more details, see the report.