Approval of the Design of the National Park Service Accounting System
AFMD-83-18: Published: Nov 22, 1982. Publicly Released: Nov 22, 1982.
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the design for the National Park Service accounting system. In conducting the evaluation, GAO reviewed the automatic data processing design of the system primarily to determine its adequacy as to internal controls, audit trails, data integrity, and consistency with the accounting specifications.
GAO approved the design of the accounting system as being in conformity in all material respects with the approved accounting principles and standards of the Department of the Interior. GAO suggested that any planned changes should be discussed with GAO. Following implementation, the system should be periodically reviewed to assure that it is operating as designed.