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Nov. 23, 2015

Project Announcement: Audit of DoD's Chemical Surety Program (Project No. D2016-D000RF-0053.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in November 2015. Our objective is to determine whether DoD has effective controls over chemical surety materials in the possession or under the control of the Army and DoD contractors. This is report The Army Needs to Improve Controls Over Chemical Surety Materials DODIG-2017-090.

Nov. 19, 2015

Project Announcement: Quality Control Review of the United States Special Operations Command, Office of the Inspector General, Audit Organization (Project No. D2016-DAPOIA-0059.000)

We plan to begin the subject review in December 2015. The Government Auditing Standards require that an audit organization performing government audits have an appropriate internal quality control system and undergo an external quality control review every three years by an organization that is independent ofthe organization being reviewed.

Nov. 17, 2015

Project Announcement: Followup Audit on DoD IG Report No. DODIG-2013-109, "Improved Security Needed to Protect Infrastructure and Systems in the Great Lakes and Ohio River Division," July 29, 2013 (Project No. D2015-D000XD-0261.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in September 2015. Our objective is to determine whether the Commander and District Engineer, Huntington District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in coordination with the Operation Manager for the Dams, implemented Recommendations A. l.b-e and A.2.a-d in DoD IG Report No DODIG-2013-109 as agreed. This is report Followup Audit: Audit Recommendations From Report No. DODIG-2013-109 Were Not Fully Implemented, but Controls Were in Place to Prevent Unauthorized Access to Robert C. Byrd and Greenup Locks and Dams DODIG-2016-089.

Nov. 16, 2015

Project Announcement: Audit of the Air Force Joint Surveillance Target and Attack Radar System(Project No. D2015-D000AH-0263.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in September 2015. Our objective is to determine whether the Air Force made cost effective purchases on the performance-based logistics contract to support the Joint Surveillance Target and Attack Radar System (STARS). This is report The Air Force Needs to Improve Cost-Effectiveness and Availability of the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System DODIG-2017-003.

Nov. 10, 2015

Project Announcement: Audit of DoD FY 2015 Compliance with the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act Requirements (Project No. D2016-D000CJ-0039.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in November 2015. Our objective is to determine whether DoD is in compliance with Public Law No. 107-300, "Improper Payments Information Act of 2002," November 26 , 2002, as amended by Public Law No. 111-204. This is report DoD Met Most Requirements of the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act in FY 2015, but Improper Payment Estimates Were Unreliable DODIG-2016-086.

Nov. 6, 2015

Project Announcement: Termination of the Assessment of U.S. Government Efforts to Transition Security Cooperation and Assistance Activities Supporting the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan from Department of Defense Authority to Department of State Authority (P

Termination of the Assessment of U.S. Government Efforts to Transition Security Cooperation and Assistance Activities Supporting the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan from Department of Defense Authority to Department of State Authority (Project No. D2013-DOOSP0-0181.000).

Nov. 6, 2015

Project Announcement: Attestation of the FY 2015 DoD Detailed Accounting Report for the Funds Obligated for National Drug Control Program Activities (Project No. D2016-D000FT-0042.000)

We plan to begin the subject review in November 2015. We will perform this review to meet the annual reporting requirements of the "Office of National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 1998," Public Law 105-277, Title VII, October 21, 1998. This is report Independent Auditor's Report on the FY 2015 DoD Detailed Accounting Report for the Funds Obligated for National Drug Control Program Activities DODIG-2016-041.

Nov. 6, 2015

Project Announcement: Evaluation of Contracting Officer Actions on Defense Contract Audit Agency Incurred Cost Audit Reports (Project No. D2016-DAPOCF-0006.000)

We will begin the subject review in November 2015. The primary objective is to assess the appropriateness of Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) actions to resolve and complete the disposition of Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audits on DoD DoD contractor incurred costs. This is report Evaluation of Defense Contract Management Agency Contracting Officer Actions on Defense Contract Audit Agency Incurred Cost Audit Reports DODIG-2017-055.

Oct. 28, 2015

Project Announcement: Research on Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse by Security Ministry and Afghan National Defense Security Force Officials and DoD Activity in Response to Such Allegations

The purpose of our research is to gather and review information, identify criteria, and analyze previous reporting as a basis for potential future work.