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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: 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. 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. 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.

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: 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.

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.

Oct. 23, 2012

Project Announcement: Audit of DoD Compliance With the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act Requirements

This audit is required by Public Law No. 111-204, "Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act of 2010," July 22, 2010. The objective of this audit 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 Efforts to Meet the Requirements of the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act in FY 2012 DODIG-2013-054.

Oct. 22, 2012

Project Announcement: Audit of Multiple Award Contracts for Services at Lackland AFB

The objective of this audit is to determine whether contracting officials provided a fair opportunity to compete, support price reasonableness determinations, and perform surveillance for task orders issued under multiple award contracts for services and in accordance with Federal and DoD procedures. This is report Award and Administration of Multiple-AwardContracts at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Need Improvement DODIG-2013-121.

Oct. 22, 2012

Project Announcement: Assessment of Voting Assistance Programs for Calendar Year 2012

The objective of this project is to assess compliance with voting assistance programs specified by law, policy and regulation, including compliance by the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. This is report Assessment of Voting Assistance Programs for Calendar Year 2012 DODIG-2013-074.