Summary of Open GAO Recommendations for Legislative Action as of September 30, 1977
OCR-78-1003: Published: Dec 5, 1977. Publicly Released: Dec 5, 1977.
- Full Report:
Summaries of reports containing recommendations for legislative action which were not acted upon were presented to assist congressional committees in overseeing Federal programs and activities.
Reports summarized dealt with: agriculture--benefits to farmers, reporting systems, program administration and evaluation; commerce and transportation--safety regulations, energy conservation, airline costs, and finances; community and regional development; education, manpower, and social services; general government--personnel management, procurement, and immigration policy; general science, space, and technology; health--safety regulations, health care, and mental health programs; income security--social security, welfare, and child care; interest--interest rates and public debt; international affairs; law enforcement and justice; national defense--defense contracts, preparedness, and military personnel; natural resources, environment, and energy--conservation, land acquisition, and pollution control; revenue sharing and general purpose fiscal assistance; proposed amendments to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974; internal audits; and veterans benefits and services.