Accession Number:

ADA324330

Title:

Administration of Justice Issue Area Plan Fiscal Years 1997-98.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC GENERAL GOVERNMENT DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The Administration of Justice issue area covers the Department of Justice, the Department of the Treasurys investigative agencies, the judicial branch of the federal government, and several independent agencies. GAOS work in the justice area generally seeks to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the justice system. The principal issues in the justice area are federal law enforcements response, in partnership with state and local governments, to violent crime, drugs, and other major threats facing society the efficiency and effectiveness of the federal courts and corrections systems, given the increasing demands placed on them and current budgetary constraints the Immigration and Naturalization Services ability to effectively and efficiently enforce immigration laws and enhance service delivery and the U.S. Customs Services effectiveness in implementing its drug interdiction and investigative missions and fulfilling its trade enforcement mission.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE