ERIC Number: ED406758
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Semiannual Report to Congress, No. 33. April 1, 1996-September 30, 1996.
Office of Inspector General (ED), Washington, DC.
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) has undertaken a number of initiatives for the 6-month period ending September 30, 1996, to help Education Department managers identify and address issues whose successful resolution is critical to the department's fiscal and management integrity. This semiannual report highlights those activities, which are categorized in the areas of reauthorization, regulation, Congressional testimony, postsecondary education, departmental operations, the auditing of quality-improvement initiatives, and statutory federal law enforcement authority. The report also contains a list of incident frequencies under P.L. 95-452 reporting requirements and the following three abstracts: (1) "Significant Audits and Audit-related Activities"; (2) "Significant Prosecutive Actions Resulting from OIG Investigations"; and (3) "Initiatives Conducted in Response to Congressional Requests." Six statistical tables, a glossary of abbreviations, and contact information are included. (LMI)
Descriptors: Audits (Verification), Compliance (Legal), Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Federal Regulation, Financial Audits, Higher Education, Loan Repayment, Money Management, Student Loan Programs
Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Education, 600 Independence Ave., S.W., Washington, DC 20202-1510.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Inspector General (ED), Washington, DC.