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Pursuant to congressional requests, GAO provided information on federal investment trends and estimates of future outlays for investments through fiscal year 2002. GAO did not independently verify this information but traced totals to published budget documents.
A review was made of the technical evaluations of 18 noncompetitive contract proposals. The objective of the review was to determine if technical evaluations were adequately performed and reported to the contracting officers for use in negotiating the noncompetitive contract prices.