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RECORD NUMBER: 48 OF 156
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||EPA Should Further Limit Use of Cost-Plus-Award-Fee Contracts. Audit Report.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of the Inspector General.|
|Publisher||26 Feb 2008|
|Additional Subjects||Contracts ; Federal agencies ; Fees ; Auditing ; Awards ; Limitations ; Evaluation ; Financial management ; Performance evaluation ; Environmental Protection Agency(EPA) ; Cost-Plus-Award-Fee(CPAF) ; Office of Inspector General(OIG)|
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is currently using several large dollar value Cost-Plus-Award-Fee (CPAF) contracts. The Office of Inspector General (OIG) initiated this audit of CPAF contracts to determine whether EPA: Used award fee plans that (1) clearly identified the specific award fee evaluation criteria, and (2) properly established performance indicators that are tied to the Agencys mission and goals; Achieved a higher level of performance in support of the Agency's mission through the use of award fees; and Sufficiently reviewed, approved, and awarded fees according to the established award fee plan.