Accession Number:

ADA339248

Title:

Civil Military Programs: Stronger OSD Oversight of the Innovative Readiness Training Program Would Help Ensure Better Compliance.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

This report responds to the requirement in section 595 in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998 P.L. 105-85, Nov. 18, 1997 that we review the Department of Defenses DOD training projects that support nondefense activities. DOD conducts these civil military projects under its Innovative Readiness Training IRT Program, as authorized by 10 U.S.C. 2012. Specifically, we reviewed 1 the extent, nature, and cost of civil military projects 2 the consistency of DODS guidance on the IRT Program with statutory requirements 3 the conformity of selected projects to statutory requirements, especially those dealing with military training and 4 the effectiveness of the Office of the Secretary of Defenses OSD and service secretaries oversight of such projects. International Affairs Division B-279 103 Letter Date Goes Here Congressional Committees This report responds to the requirement in section 595 in Defense Authorization Act for fiscal Year 1998 P.L. 105-1997 that we review the Department of Defenses DOD that support nondefense activities. DOD conducts these CI projects under its Innovative Readiness Training IRT authorized by 10 U.S.C. 2012. Specifically, we reviewed nature, and cost of civil military projects 2 the consist guidance on the IRT Program with statutory requirements conformity of selected projects to statutory requirement dealing with military training and 4 the effectiveness 0 Secretary of Defenses OsD and service secretaries oversight of such projects.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Defense
  • Defense Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE