On May 11, the Deputy Inspector General testified before the Subcommittee on Highway, Transit and Pipelines on “Background Records Checks on Hazardous Materials Truck Drivers.” The testimony focused on how best to integrate new security requiremen
The Assistant Inspector General for Financial and Technology Audits, Ted Alves, testified before the House Government Reform Committee regarding the Department’s compliance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
Follow-up Audit of the Implementation of the North American Free Trade Agreement’s Cross-Border Trucking Provisions
Our audit found that FMCSA has sufficient staff, facilities, equipment, and procedures in place to substantially meet the eight Section 350 provisions in the FY 2002 Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations Act subject to OIG review.
We reported on NHTSA’s processing of petitions to import vehicles (other than those manufactured for sale in Canada) that were not originally manufactured to comply with Federal safety standards.
The Inspector General testified before the Senate Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine on reauthorization of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century safety programs.
Report on FHWA’s Need to Capture Aggregate Cost and Schedule Data to Improve Its Oversight of Federal-aid Funds
We issued a final report on project data shortfalls in FHWA’s Financial Management Information System (FMIS) that impact FHWA’s ability to perform adequate oversight of more than $30 billion in annual grant payments.
On April 22, the Inspector General testified before the House Committee on Government Reform at a field hearing in Boston, MA on the Central Artery/Tunnel project.