ERIC Number: ED408692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Apr-30
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Inspector General Semiannual Report to Congress, October 1, 1996-March 31, 1997.
Office of Inspector General (ED), Washington, DC.
This document contains the semiannual report on the activities of the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the 6-month period ending March 31, 1997. During this time the OIG continued to fulfill its statutory mandate through a carefully designed program of audits and reviews intended to help Education Department managers administer their programs and carry out their oversight responsibilities more efficiently, more effectively, and more economically. The report contains a copy of Public Law 95-452 reporting requirements and three abstracts that describe: (1) significant audits and audit-related activities; (2) significant prosecutive actions resulting from OIG's investigations; and (3) initiatives conducted in response to Congressional request. Statistical tables and a glossary of abbreviations are included. (LMI)
Descriptors: Compliance (Legal), Federal Regulation, Financial Audits, Loan Repayment, Organizational Effectiveness, Postsecondary Education, Reports, Risk Management, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs
Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Education, 600 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20202-1510 (Internet Homepage: http://www.vais.net/~edoig/).
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Inspector General (ED), Washington, DC.