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DOD Disability: Overview of Compensation Program for Service Members Unfit for Duty
GAO-01-622: Published: Apr 27, 2001. Publicly Released: Apr 27, 2001.
This report provides information on the Department of Defense's (DOD) disability severance program, which provides a lump-sum payment for service members with a disability. GAO found that the administration of disability severance, like medical retirement pay, follows service-specific procedures using DOD guidance. The services assess members' fitness for duty along a scale ranging from 0 to 100 p...
Digests of Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. III, No. 3
146442: Dec 1, 1991
GAO published its monthly digest of decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of December 1991. These decisions involved appropriations, financial management, civilian personnel, military personnel, and procurement...
Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Volume 69, April 1990
142814: Apr 1, 1990
GAO published its monthly digest of Comptroller General decisions for the period ended April 1990, which is found in Volume 69, pages 359-432...
Digests of Unpublished Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Vol. II, No. 12
131721: Sep 1, 1986
GAO published its monthly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for the month of September 1986. These decisions involved general government matters, civilian and military personnel law, and procurement law...
The Federal Government's 1943 Acquisition of Land at Harris Neck, Georgia
RCED-85-76: Published: May 29, 1985. Publicly Released: May 29, 1985.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed various issues raised about the federal government's 1943 Harris Neck land acquisition which, in 1962, became the Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge in McIntosh County, Georgia.GAO noted that, since the government's Harris Neck land acquisition occurred about 42 years ago, obstacles limited the availability and verification of information that co...
Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States, Volume 63, June 1984
125550: Jun 1, 1984
GAO published its monthly digest of Comptroller General decisions for the period April through June 1984, which is found in Volume 63, pages 391 to 464...
Preliminary Analysis of Military Compensation Systems in the United States and Five Other Countries
FPCD-81-21: Published: Dec 31, 1980. Publicly Released: Dec 31, 1980.
A preliminary analysis was undertaken by GAO of the military compensation systems of the United States and five other countries. Specifically, GAO reviewed the contrasts and similarities among the systems and identified foreign pay policies or practices which offered the potential for use by the United States in countering All-Volunteer Force manpower problems.In its review, GAO found that the mil...
Opportunities To Achieve Savings Through Legislative Action
111856: Mar 10, 1980
One of the basic statutory mandates of GAO is to make recommendations to the Congress "looking to greater economy and efficiency in public expenditures." Congressional action on GAO recommendations resulted in a large portion of the $2.5 billion in measurable savings attributed to GAO. In addition, the agencies take action on GAO recommendations which improve the economy, efficiency, or effectiven...
Summaries of Conclusions and Recommendations on Department of Defense Operations
OISS-80-1: Published: Jan 21, 1980. Publicly Released: Jan 21, 1980.
A summary is provided of conclusions and recommendations resulting from GAO audits and other review work in the Department of Defense. While the reports have previously brought the matters to the attention of Congress and departmental officials, the summary was compiled to assist congressional committees in their review of budget requests for fiscal year 1981.Reports concerning national defense ar...