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Feb. 1, 2013

Project Announcement: Audit of Price Reasonableness Determinations for Datron World Communications, Inc. Contracts Awarded by the U.S. Army Contracting Command for the Afghan National Security Forces

The objective of this audit is to determine whether the U.S. Army Contracting Command obtained fair and reasonable prices for communications equipment and components procured from Datron World Communications, Inc. for the Afghan National Security Forces. This is report U.S. Army Contracting Command Did Not Obtain Fair and Reasonable Prices for Communications Equipment DODIG-2014-020.

Feb. 1, 2013

Project Announcement: Audit of Army Compliance with Federal Acquisition Regulation Revisions for the Use of Cost-Reimbursement Contracts

The objective of this audit is to determine whether the Army complied with interim Federal Acquisition Regulation revisions on the use of cost-reimbursable contracts. This audit is required by the FY 2009 National Defense Authorization Act. This is report Army Needs Better Processes to Justify and Manage Cost-Reimbursement Contracts DODIG-2013-120.

Dec. 18, 2012

Project Announcement: Planning for the Effective Development and Transition of Critical Afghanistan National Security Forces (ANSF) Enablers to Post-2014 Capabilities

This assessment will determine whether U.S. and Coalition goals, objectives, plans, guidance and resources are sufficient to effectively develop, manage, and transition critical ANSF operational enablers to Afghan National Army and Afghan National Police capabilities. This is report Planning for the Effective Development and Transition of Critical ANSF Enablers to Post-2014 Capabilities Part I - Afghan National Army Enabler Description DODIG-2013-129.

Dec. 5, 2012

Project Announcement: DoD Phase III Small Business Innovative Research Contracts Awarded to Other than Small Businesses.

This audit will determine whether the services are properly awarding Phase III Small Business Innovative Research contracts to businesses other than small businesses. Specifically, the audit will determine whether the services are considering small business intellectual property rights and are properly notifying the Small Business Administration of the contract award. This audit was announced in response to a congressional request to review the use of small business intellectual property in DoD contracts. This is report DoD Considered Small Business Innovation Research Intellectual Property Protections in Phase III Contracts, but Program Improvements Are Needed DODIG-2014-049.

Dec. 3, 2012

Project Announcement: Effectiveness and Efficiency of the TRICARE Mail Order Pharmacy Program

This audit will determine the effectiveness and efficiency of selected aspects of the TRICARE Mail Order Pharmacy program. This audit was announced in response to a congressional request. This is report The TRICARE Mail Order Program Was Cost Efficient and Adequate Dispensing Controls Were in Place DODIG-2013-108.

Dec. 3, 2012

Project Announcement: Department of Defense Execution of North Atlantic Treaty Organization Contributing Countries Donations to Afghanistan National Army Trust Fund for Approved Sustainment Projects as of September 30, 2012

This audit will determine whether the comptroller fairly presented receipts and expenditures of funds contributed to the Afghanistan National Army Trust Fund and transferred to DoD for execution under the terms of the Memorandum of Understanding Among the United States of America and North Atlantic Treaty Organization and Supreme Headquarters Aliied Powers-Europe Regarding Mangement and Administration of Trust Fund Donations for Support and Sustainment of the Afghanistan National Army (ANA). This is report Independent Auditor's Report on the Examination of DoD Execution of North Atlantic Treaty Organization-Contributing Countries' Donations to Afghan National Army Trust Fund DODIG-2014-046.

Dec. 1, 2012

Project Announcement: Examination of Army Management's Assertion for Existence and Completeness of Operating Materials and Supplies (Quick Win Assets)

The objective of this examination is to determine whether the Army accurately accounted for the existence and completeness of missiles as of September 30, 2012.

Dec. 1, 2012

Project Announcement: Audit of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Contract Awards for Disk Rotor Research and Development

The objective of this audit is to determine whether DARPA officials complied with federal laws and DoD guidance when awarding contracts to Boeing for disk-rotor research and development and whether the award conflicted with existing patents for disk-rotor technology. This is report Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Properly Awarded Contracts for Disc-Rotor Research and Development DODIG-2013-106.

Dec. 1, 2012

Project Announcement: Audit of the Shindand Training Contracts

The objective of this audit is to determine whether pilot training contracts for fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft at Shindand Air Base, an air base for the Afghanistan Air Force are properly managed and administered in accordance with federal and DoD requirements. This is report Shindand Pilot Training Contracts DODIG-2014-045.

Nov. 30, 2012

Project Announcement: DNA Collection Requirements for Criminal Investigations.

This review will determine whether DNA was collected from service members convicted of qualifying offenses between June 1, 2010, and October 31, 2012; and if the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory received the samples for analysis and inclusion in the Combined DNA Index System (CODIS). This is report Review of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Collection Requirements for Criminal Investigations DODIG-2014-029.