Regulatory Roundup: May 24 to May 30

By:
Chris Gaetano
Published Date:
May 30, 2017

CBO 

Cost Estimate
H.R. 1135, a bill to reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation Program
May 26, 2017

Cost Estimate
S. 842, Fair Chance Act
May 26, 2017

Cost Estimate
S. 1094, Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017
May 26, 2017

Cost Estimate
S. 1028, RAISE Family Caregivers Act
May 26, 2017

Working Paper
Projecting Demand for the Services of Primary Care Doctors: Working Paper 2017-03
May 26, 2017

Blog Post
CBO’s Panels of Advisers, 2017
May 26, 2017

Cost Estimate
S. 1141, Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2017
May 25, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 2188, Community Counterterrorism Preparedness Act
May 24, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 1662, a bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit smoking in any facility of the Veterans Health Administration, and for other purposes
May 24, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 1628, American Health Care Act of 2017
May 24, 2017

GAO

Missile Defense:
Some Progress Delivering Capabilities, but Challenges with Testing Transparency and Requirements Development Need to Be Addressed
GAO-17-381:Published: May 30, 2017. Publicly Released: May 30, 2017.

H-2A and H-2B Visa Programs:
Increased Protections Needed for Foreign Workers [Reissued on May 30, 2017]
GAO-15-154:Published: Mar 6, 2015. Publicly Released: Mar 6, 2015.

Commercial Nuclear Waste:
Resuming Licensing of the Yucca Mountain Repository Would Require Rebuilding Capacity at DOE and NRC, Among Other Key Steps
GAO-17-340:Published: Apr 26, 2017. Publicly Released: May 26, 2017.

Congressional Award Foundation:
Review of the Audit of the Financial Statements for Fiscal Year 2016
GAO-17-554R:Published: May 25, 2017. Publicly Released: May 25, 2017.

Iraq:
DOD Needs to Improve Visibility and Accountability Over Equipment Provided to Iraq's Security Forces
GAO-17-433:Published: May 25, 2017. Publicly Released: May 25, 2017.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission:
Efforts Intended to Improve Procedures for Requesting Additional Information for Licensing Actions Are Under Way
GAO-17-344:Published: Apr 25, 2017. Publicly Released: May 25, 2017.

Department of Energy:
Continued Actions Needed to Address Management Challenges
GAO-17-651T:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

High Risk:
Actions Needed to Address Serious Weaknesses in Federal Management of Programs Serving Indian Tribes
GAO-17-589T:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

Indian Affairs:
Actions Needed to Better Manage Indian School Construction Projects
GAO-17-447:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

Indian Affairs:
Further Actions Needed to Improve Oversight and Accountability for School Safety Inspections
GAO-17-421:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

Inspectors General:
Improvements Needed to IG Oversight of Architect of the Capitol Operations
GAO-17-666T:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

National Science Foundation:
Preliminary Observations on Indirect Costs for Research
GAO-17-576T:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

National Weather Service:
Actions Have Been Taken to Fill Increasing Vacancies, but Opportunities Exist to Improve and Evaluate Hiring
GAO-17-364:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 201

Veterans Affairs:
Improper Payment Estimates and Ongoing Efforts for Reduction
GAO-17-633T:Published: May 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

Electronic Cigarettes:
U.S. Imports in 2016
GAO-17-515R:Published: Apr 24, 2017. Publicly Released: May 24, 2017.

IASB

25 May 2017
IASB begins second phase of IFRS 13 review with call for information

25 May 2017
FASF and Trustees reaffirm shared commitment to global standards

NYC Dept. of Finance 

May 25, 2017
The Fiscal Year 2018 Final Assessment Roll is Published.

PCAOB 

PCAOB Announces New Time for Open Meeting on June 1 to Consider Adopting Standard on the Auditor’s Report
The Board also will consider proposals on auditing accounting estimates, including fair value measurements, and an auditor’s use of the work of specialists

SEC 

SEC Files Charges in Trading Scheme Involving Confidential Government Information
Washington D.C., May 24, 2017—The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced charges in an alleged insider trading scheme involving tips of nonpublic information about government plans to cut Medicare reimbursement rates, which affected the stock prices of certain publicly traded medical providers or suppliers.

TIGTA

May 30, 2017
Improvements Are Needed to Ensure That Tax Accounts on the Automated Non-Master File Are Accurately Processed [PDF]

May 25, 2017
Implementation of the Health Coverage Tax Credit Enrollment and Systemic Advance Monthly Payment Process [PDF]

 

 

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