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The Comptroller General shall--
(1) investigate all matters related to the receipt, disbursement, and use of public money;
(2) estimate the cost to the United States Government of complying with each restriction on expenditures of a specific appropriation in a general appropriation law and report each estimate to Congress with recommendations the Comptroller General considers desirable;
(3) analyze expenditures of each executive agency the Comptroller General believes will help Congress decide whether public money has been used and expended economically and efficiently;
(4) make an investigation and report ordered by either House of Congress or a committee of Congress having jurisdiction over revenue, appropriations, or expenditures; and
(5) give a committee of Congress having jurisdiction over revenue, appropriations, or expenditures the help and information the committee requests.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - 31 U.S.C. § 712 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 31. Money and Finance § 712. Investigating the use of public money - last updated January 01, 2018 | https://codes.findlaw.com/us/title-31-money-and-finance/31-usc-sect-712.html
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