IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
To repeal or modify certain mandates of the Government Accountability Office.
This Act may be cited as the
GAO Mandates Revision Act of
Repeals and modifications
Capitol Preservation Fund financial statements
Section 804 of the
Arizona-Idaho Conservation Act of 1988 (2 U.S.C. 2084) is amended by striking
annual audits of the transactions of the Commission and
periodic audits of the transactions of the Commission, which
shall be conducted at least once every 3 years, unless the Chairman or the
Ranking Member of the Committee on Rules and Administration of the Senate or
the Committee on House Administration of the House of Representatives, the
Secretary of the Senate, or the Clerk of the House of Representatives requests
that an audit be conducted at an earlier date,.
Judicial Survivors’ Annuities Fund audit by GAO
Section 376 of title 28, United States Code, is amended—
by striking subsection (w); and
by redesignating subsections (x) and (y) as subsections (w) and (x), respectively.
Technical and conforming amendment
of title 28, United States Code, is amended by striking
(x) and inserting
ONDCP annual report requirement
Section 203 of the Office of National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 2006 (21 U.S.C. 1708a) is amended—
in subsection (a), by striking
each year and inserting
, 2013, and every 3 years
in subsection (b), in the matter preceding
paragraph (1), by striking
at a frequency of not less than once per
year— and inserting
not later than December 31, 2013, and every
3 years thereafter—.
USERRA GAO report
Section 105(g)(1) of the Veterans’ Benefits
Act of 2010 (Public Law 111–275; 38 U.S.C. 4301 note) is amended by striking
, and annually thereafter during the period when the demonstration
project is conducted,.
Semipostal program reports by the General Accounting Office
Section 2 of the Semipostal Authorization Act (Public Law 106–253; 114 Stat. 636; 39 U.S.C. 416 note) is amended—
by striking subsection (c); and
by redesignating subsections (d) and (e) as subsections (c) and (d), respectively.
Earned Import Allowance program review by GAO
Section 231A(b)(4) of the Caribbean Basin Economic Recovery Act (19 U.S.C. 2703a(b)(4)) is amended—
by striking subparagraph (C); and
by redesignating subparagraph (D) as subparagraph (C).
American Battle Monuments Commission’s financial statements and audits
Section 2103(h) of title 36, United States Code, is amended—
in paragraph (1), by striking
paragraph (2) of this subsection and inserting
of section 3515
of title 31;
in paragraph (1), by striking
by striking paragraph (2).
Senate Preservation Fund audits
Section 3(c)(6) of the
Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2004 (2 U.S.C. 2108(c)(6)) is amended by
annual audits of the Senate Preservation Fund and
periodic audits of the Senate Preservation Fund, which shall
be conducted at least once every 3 years, unless the Chairman or the Ranking
Member of the Committee on Rules and Administration of the Senate or the
Secretary of the Senate requests that an audit be conducted at an earlier
Passed the Senate September 22 (legislative day, September 21), 2012.