TITLE

Project Selection and Starts Are Influenced by Certain Federal Requirements and Other Factors

AUTHOR(S)
Dalton, Patricia A.
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;2/18/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) that aims to determine key federal requirements that apply to projects under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act). The study notes the factors that affect the ability of federal agency officials to select and start projects including higher staff workloads and seasonal weather. A performance audit was conducted in accordance with accepted auditing standards.
ACCESSION #
58622932

 

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