[Comments on S. 1979]

B-221498.15: Published: Mar 3, 1986. Publicly Released: Apr 2, 1986.

Additional Materials:

Contact:

Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800
youngc1@gao.gov

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided comments on S. 1979, which would remove the receipts and disbursements of the Airport and Airway Trust Fund from presidential and congressional budget totals. GAO noted that: (1) such trust funds should be included in budget totals in order to improve federal financial management and information disclosure; (2) the bill appeared to be designed to exempt the Fund from the provisions of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act; and (3) it believes that any decision to amend the list of exemptions to the act should be made solely by Congress.

Sep 28, 2018

Sep 20, 2018

Sep 17, 2018

Sep 12, 2018

Sep 5, 2018

Aug 30, 2018

Aug 27, 2018

Aug 15, 2018

Jul 30, 2018

Jul 26, 2018

Looking for more? Browse all our products here