How To Prep For DCAA Access To Internal Audit Reports
March 8, 2013, 3:24 PM EST
Law360, New York (March 8, 2013, 3:24 PM EST) -- As predicted, Congress has taken affirmative steps over the last year in an effort to broaden the statutory authority granting the Defense Contract Audit Agency with the power to request, access and utilize contractor internal audit reports. Indeed, on Jan. 2, 2013, President Obama signed the Fiscal Year 2013 National Defense Authorization Act, which includes Section 832, a noteworthy provision relating to the DCAA’s access to contactor internal audit reports.
As outlined below, Section 832 provides the DCAA with the statutory authority to access contractor internal...