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Oversight of high-risk government programs

hearing before the Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session, hearing held in Washington, DC, February 17, 2000

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Budget

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waste in government spending -- United States,
  • Administrative agencies -- United States -- Management

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOversight of high risk government programs
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 142 p. :
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15478024M
    ISBN 100160604583
    OCLC/WorldCa44109602

    2 Internal control standards and the definition of internal control are based on GAO, Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government, November , "Green Book". 3 The Government Auditing Standards, June (GAOG) can be found on the GAO website at The Government Auditing Standards are commonly known as the.   Oversight also aims to ensure that programs are administered in a cost-effective way, and can help educate the American people about a particular government program. What are the tools of oversight?

      oversight and review of grant management activities, grant programs and financial processes. Through OAAM’s leadership, OJP has developed and implemented a strong framework of oversight to ensure accountability and mitigate the risk of . government auditing standards (GAGAS) or the Yellow Book. Government program. The means by which governmental entities achieve their objectives. For example, one of the objectives of the U.S. Department of Agriculture is to provide nutrition to individuals in need. Examples of government programs designed to achieve that objective are the Supple-.

    For Immediate Release Contact: Leslie Paige Febru (Washington, D.C.) – CAGW reacted strongly today to the release of the Government Accountability Office’s GAO’s biennial High Risk List, a compendium of 32 federal programs that merit concern “due to their vulnerabilities to fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement or are most in need of broad . Federal agencies or programs are chosen for the high-risk list by the GAO based on such factors as health or safety, delivery of services and incidents of injury or loss of life.


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