H.R.5415 - Good Accounting Obligation in Government Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Walker, Mark [R-NC-6] (Introduced 03/26/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform | Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-823|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/17/2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5415 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/26/2018)
Good Accounting Obligation in Government Act or the GAO-IG Act
This bill requires each federal agency, in its annual budget justification, to include a report on: (1) each public recommendation of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) that is classified as "open" or "closed, unimplemented"; (2) each public recommendation for corrective action from the agency's office of the inspector general (OIG) for which no final action has been taken; and (3) the implementation status of each such recommendation.
Each agency shall also provide a copy of this information to its OIG and to the GAO.