Audit Initiated of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's Contract Practices
The Office of Inspector General is initiating an audit of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) contracting practices. FMCSA’s Acquisition Management Division is responsible for all contracting and related activities to fulfill the Agency’s mission. FMCSA’s FY 2008 budget included about $139 million for the procurement of goods and services. The objective of the audit is to determine whether FMCSA’s contract award and administration practices comply with applicable laws and regulations and follow agency–specific guidance.