Accession Number : AD1004883


Title :   Air Force Personnel Can Improve Compliance With the Berry Amendment and Buy American Act


Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Oct 2013,15 May 2015


Corporate Author : Department of Defense Inspector General Alexandria United States


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1004883.pdf


Report Date : 24 Feb 2016


Pagination or Media Count : 52


Abstract : We determined whether Air Force personnel complied with the Berry Amendment (footnote 1) and the Buy American Act (footnote 2) when they purchased covered items such as food, clothing, tents, textiles, and hand or measuring tools. We performed this audit in response to Section 1601 of the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2014. We reviewed a nonstatistical sample of 54 contracts, valued at $19.3 million, out of 510 contracts, valued at $45.4 million, that were awarded from October 1, 2013, through May 15, 2015.


Descriptors :   AUDITING , ACCOUNTABILITY , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , AIR FORCE , AIR FORCE PERSONNEL , CONTRACTS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE