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Author: Walter J. Oleszek
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: overview, oversight, congressional
Number of Pages: 20
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437939406
ISBN-13: 9781437939408

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. A fundamental objective of congressional oversight is to hold exec. officials accountable for the implementation of delegated authority. This objective is especially important given the huge expansion of exec. influence in the modern era. Hence the importance of Congress exercising its implicit constitutional prerogative to check the delegated authority that it grants to fed. departments and agencies. This report: (1) highlights reasons for the expansion of the role and reach of govżt.; (2) discusses a few definitions of oversig
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Author: African Police Oversight Forum
Publisher: African Minds
Keywords: africa, oversight, police, audit
Number of Pages: 129
Published: 2008-12-29
ISBN-10: 1920299173
ISBN-13: 9781920299170

APCOF is a network of African policing practitioners drawn from state and nonstate institutions. It is active in promoting police accountability through civilian oversight. It believes that the broad values behind establishment of civilian oversight is to assist in restoring public confi dence, develop a culture of human rights, integrity and transparency within the police, and promote good working relationships between the police and the community. It achieves its goal through raising awareness, sharing information on police oversight and providing technical assistance to civil society, the p
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Author: Jacqueline Williams-Bridgers
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: congressional, testimony, efforts, interagency, pakistan, oversight, afghanistan
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437921981
ISBN-13: 9781437921984

Afghanistan and Pakistan are two of the most urgent issues facing this Admin. and this Congress. In March 2009, the Pres. announced a strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan, with a goal of disrupting, dismantling, and defeating Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan; destroying its allies and safe havens in Pakistan; and preventing their return to Pakistan or Afghanistan. With additional U.S. resources and attention focusing on Afghanistan and Pakistan, there will be additional oversight to ensure the accountability of U.S. efforts. This testimony addresses: (1) oversight of U.S. efforts in Afghanistan and Pa
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Author: Linda M. Calbom
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: federal, reimbursement, needed, claims, state, financial, management, oversight, medicaid
Number of Pages: 46
Published: 2003-07
ISBN-10: 0756725305
ISBN-13: 9780756725303

The Fed. gov't. & states share responsibility for the fiscal integrity & fin'l. mgmt. (FM) of the jointly funded Medicaid program. At the Fed. level, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is responsible for overseeing state fin'l. activities & ensuring the propriety of expend. reported by states for Fed. reimburse. This report reviews the adequacy of CMS's fin'l. oversight process for Medicaid. It assesses whether: CMS has an adequate oversight process to help ensure the propriety of Medicaid expend.; CMS adequately evaluates & monitors the results of its oversight process; & the
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Author: Marcia Crosse
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: develop, responsibilities, product, complete, estimates, needs, resource, medical, growing, administration, drug, fda, faces, meeting, challenges, food
Number of Pages: 81
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437920705
ISBN-13: 9781437920703

Twenty years ago, it was reported that the FDA was concerned that it lacked resources to fulfill its mission, which includes oversight of the safety and effectiveness of medical products -- human drugs, biologics, and medical devices -- marketed for sale in the U.S. Since then, concerns have been raised regarding FDA's ability to meet its oversight responsibilities. This report reviews the resources supporting FDA's medical product oversight responsibilities. It examines trends in: (1) FDA's funding and staffing resources for its medical product oversight responsibilities from FY 1999 through
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Author: Robert Jerry Aiken
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: stations, needs, improvement, repair, oversight, safety, faa, aviation
Number of Pages: 93
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788172050
ISBN-13: 9780788172052

U.S. airlines & air cargo companies operate more than 6,700 aircraft. Nearly half of the work of maintaining, repairing & renovating this fleet is done by about 2,800 independent repair stations rather than the air carriers themselves. Examines the FAA's oversight of the aviation repair station industry. This report addresses these questions: (1) What is the nature & scope of the oversight of repair stations conducted by FAA personnel? (2) How well does FAA follow up on inspections to ensure that identified deficiencies in repair station operations are corrected? (3) What steps has FAA taken t
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Author: Bernice Steinhardt
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: oversight, financial, budgeting, information, could, enhance, performance, agency, faa, case, study, shows, congressional
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 2006-09-01
ISBN-10: 1422307115
ISBN-13: 9781422307113
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