PUBLIC LAW 100-504—OCT. 18, 1988
102 STAT. 2529
SEC. 108. APPROPRIATION ACCOUNTS.
Section 1105(a)(25) of title 31, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: "(25) a separate appropriation account for appropriations for each Office of Inspector General of an establishment defined under section 11(2) of the Inspector General Act of 1978.". SEC. 109. EXTERNAL REVIEWS.
Section 4(b) of the Inspector General Act of 1978 is amended— 5 USC app. (1) by redesignating paragraphs (1), (2), and (3) as subparagraphs (A), (B), and (C), respectively; (2) by inserting "(1)" after "(b)"; and (3) by adding at the end thereof the following: "(2) For purposes of determining compliance with paragraph (1)(A) with respect to whether internal quality controls are in place and operating and whether established audit standards, policies, and procedures are being followed by Offices of Inspector General of establishments defined under section 11(2), Offices of Inspector General of designated Federal entities defined under section 8E(a)(2), and any audit office established within a Federal entity defined under section 8E(a)(l), reviews shall be performed exclusively by an audit entity in the Federal Government, including the General Accounting Office or the Office of Inspector General of each establishment defined under section 11(2), or the Office of Inspector General of each designated Federal entity defined under section 8E(a)(2).". SEC. 110. TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS.
(a) SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICE POSITIONS.—Section 6 of the Inspector General Act of 1978 is amended by adding at the end thereof the following: "(d) For purposes of the provisions of title 5, United States Code, governing the Senior Executive Service, any reference in such provisions to the 'appointing authority' for a member of the Senior Executive Service or for a Senior Executive Service position shall, if such member or position is or would be within the Office of an Inspector General, be deemed to be a reference to such Inspector General.". (b)
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OF DEPARTMENT OR
AGENCY.—Section 8(e) of the Inspector General Act of 1978 is 5 USC app. amended by inserting before the period at the end thereof the following: ", except that, when the Coast Guard operates as a service of another department or agency of the Federal Government, a member of the Coast Guard shall be deemed to be an employee of such department or agency". SEC. 111. REPORT ON IMPLEMENTATION.
On October 31, 1989, the head of each designated Federal entity (as defined under section 8E(a)(2) of the Inspector General Act of 1978) shall submit to the Director of the Office of Management and Budget and to each House of the Congress a report on the status of the implementation by that designated Federal entity of the requirements of section 8E of such Act. Such report shall identify any area in which implementation is not complete and state the reasons for that failure.
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