Investigation of Procurement and Buildings. hearings before the United States House Committee on Expenditures in the Executive Departments, Subcommittee on Procurement and Buildings, Eightieth Congress, second session, on Apr. 14, 15, 19-21, May 18, 20, 21, June 2, 9, 10, 1948.

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  • Freight and freightage -- United States -- Rates.,
  • Government purchasing -- United States.,
  • Governmental investigations -- United States.

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Continuation of investigation into government procurement procedures and related functions. Focuses on GAO freight rate auditing procedures.

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Number of Pages1126
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hallmarks of a good procurement system 5. private law enforcement of tendering for public contracts 6. public law framework 7. evaluation of procurement laws and procedures 1. introduction.

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