Accession Number:

ADA535799

Title:

PERFORMANCE BUDGETING. Observations on the Use of OMB's Program Assessment Rating Tool for the Fiscal Year 2004 Budget

Descriptive Note:

Congressional research rept.

Corporate Author:

GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2004-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

73.0

Abstract:

The Office of Management and Budgets OMB Program Assessment Rating Tool PART is meant to provide a consistent approach to evaluating federal programs during budget formulation. To better understand its potential, congressional requesters asked GAO to examine 1 how PART changed OMBs fiscal year 2004 budget decisionmaking process, 2 PARTS relationship to the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993 GPRA, and 3 PARTS strengths and weaknesses as an evaluation tool.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE