25th Anniversary Hearing
before the House Committee on Government Operations Committee,
Subcommittee on Government Efficiency and Financial
Management (October 8, 2003)
Legislation Related to the 25th
- President signs S.J. Res. 18 into law (December 1,
- Passage of S.J. Res. 18 by the House - sending the
Joint Resolution commemorating the 25th anniversary of the IGAct
to the White House for signature by the President.
- H.J. Res. 70, "Recognizing Inspectors
General over the last 25 years in their efforts to prevent and
detect waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement, and to promote
economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the Federal
...was passed by the House on a voice vote on
10/15/03. Congressmen LaTourette (R-OH) and Wexler (D-FL) gave
remarks in support of H.J. Res. 70. The title of H.J. Res. 70 was
amended to reflect the language in S.J. Res. 18 (the companion
measure in the Senate.) The House proceeded with forty minutes of
debate on H.J.
- S. J. Res. 18, "Commending the
Inspectors General for their efforts to prevent and detect waste,
fraud, abuse, and mismanagment, and to promote economy,
efficiency, and effectiveness in the Federal Government during
the past 25 years"