Accession Number:

AD1100122

Title:

EXPIRED APPROPRIATIONS: New Limitations on Availability Make Improved Management by DOD Essential

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

United States General Accounting Office Washington United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

58.0

Abstract:

The report addresses the growth and size of the M accounts and the merged surplus authority through September 30,199O the use of these accounts by the Army, Navy, and Air Force to fund upward adjustments of contract costs and the extent to which that use satisfies all legal requirements. We recommend that the Secretary of Defense improve oversight and control over the use of expired appropriations.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE