Program management (41 - 50 of 116 items)
Implementation of Public Law 94-142 as It Relates to Handicapped Delinquents in the District of Columbia
GGD-86-4: Published: Oct 17, 1985. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 1985.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the District of Columbia's (D.C.) implementation of the Education for All Handicapped Children Act of 1975, which pertains to learning-disabled and emotionally disturbed juvenile delinquents and requires that education and services for handicapped children be delineated in individualized education programs (IEP).GAO found that D.C. is not meeting i...
GAO's Reports on the FHwA Disadvantaged Business Enterprise and Outdoor Advertising Control Programs
127468: Jul 31, 1985
GAO discussed the Federal Highway Administration's (FHwA) Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program and Outdoor Advertising Control Program. GAO found that, since FHwA promoted increased use of disadvantaged businesses in federal-aid highway work, the amounts of contract funds going to minority businesses had steadily increased. Federal and state records indicated that capabilities existed among c...
Comments on Costs Incurred in Removing Architectural Barriers to the Handicapped
B-204841: Published: Mar 3, 1982. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
No summary is currently available...
Job Training Partnership Act: Initial Implementation of Program for Disadvantaged Youth and Adults
HRD-85-4: Published: Mar 4, 1985. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 1985.
In the first of a series of reports, GAO reviewed the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) program and provided an overview on how it is being organized and implemented at the state and local levels.JTPA succeeded the Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) and shifted major job training program responsibilities from the Department of Labor to the states and established a partnership betwe...
States Use Added Flexibility Offered by the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant
HRD-84-41: Published: May 8, 1984. Publicly Released: May 8, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the progress made by 13 States in implementing the preventive health and health services block grant created by the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981.GAO found that the States have been aided in implementing their block grants by outlays from prior categorical grants, which continued to provide substantial support for program operations...
Maternal and Child Health Block Grant: Program Changes Emerging Under State Administration
HRD-84-35: Published: May 7, 1984. Publicly Released: May 7, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed 13 States' implementation of the maternal and child health services block grant which was created by the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981.GAO found that, after the act consolidated the Federal categorical program into a block grant and shifted primary administrative responsibility to the States, the States strived to maintain program co...
USIA Has Taken Action To Improve the Management of the Private Sector Program
NSIAD-84-59: Published: Apr 10, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 10, 1984.
Pursuant to congressional requests, GAO reviewed the United States Information Agency's (USIA) management of grants to private sector nonprofit organizations. GAO compared selection criteria and administrative processes used for the fiscal year 1982 private sector program with those used in previous years.The private sector program has been the focal point of USIA efforts to involve private nonpro...
Status of the Bureau of Indian Affairs' Muskogee and Anadarko Area Office Consolidation
RCED-84-89: Published: Jan 17, 1984. Publicly Released: Jan 17, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed personnel and administrative changes at the Muskogee and Anadarko, Oklahoma, area offices of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) to evaluate the status of the offices' consolidation.In response to budget reductions and a desire for more efficient area office administration, most of the administrative responsibilities were consolidated at Anadarko...
Administration of Family Planning Grants Awarded to Genesee Family Planning Program, Inc.
HRD-78-24: Published: Dec 13, 1977. Publicly Released: Dec 30, 1983.
Genesee Region Family Planning Program, Inc., of Rochester, New York, is a consolidated grantee responsible for developing, organizing, administering, coordinating, and funding seven family planning projects in the Genesee area of upstate New York. Questions were raised about the administration of one of the projects, Planned Parenthood--Rochester, by the administration office (core office) of the...