GAO Mission and Operations:
GAO's Congressional Protocols (Superseded by GAO-04-310G)
GAO-01-145G: Published: Nov 3, 2000. Publicly Released: Nov 3, 2000.
This publication has been superseded by GAO-04-310G, GAO's Congressional Protocols, July 2004. This report has been superseded by GAO-04-310G, GAO's Congressional Protocols July 2004. This document contains the protocols governing GAO's work for Congress. These protocols are intended to provide (1) clearly defined and transparent policies and practices relating to GAO's work and (2) a means of holding GAO accountable for commitments made to Congress and ensuring that GAO is consistent in dealing with all committees and members.