Independent Counsel Expenditures for the Six Months Ended September 30, 1998
AIMD-99-105: Published: Mar 31, 1999. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1999.
- Full Report:
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO presented the results of its audits of expenditures reported by seven offices of independent counsel for the 6 months ended September 30, 1998, focusing on whether the statements of expenditures complied with the financial reporting requirements of the law.
GAO noted that: (1) the statements of expenditures for the offices of independent counsel were reliable in all material respects; (2) GAO's consideration of internal controls, which was limited for the purpose of determining GAO's procedures for auditing the statements of expenditures, disclosed no material weaknesses; and (3) GAO's audits included limited tests of compliance with laws and regulations that disclosed no reportable instances of noncompliance with the laws and regulations GAO tested.