FFATA

AcronymDefinition
FFATAFederal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 (also seen as FFAT)
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Carey 7-7775 mcarey@crs.loc.gov Federal Funding Natalie Keegan 7-9569 nkeegan@crs.loc.gov Accountability and Transparency Act (FFATA) Procurement Elaine Halchin 7-0646 ehalchin@crs.loc.gov
V roce 2008 proto prezident Obama podporil navrh zakona Strengthening Transparency and Accountbility in Federal Spending Act, (76) ktery vyzadoval, aby vlada poskytovala vice informaci, nez je urceno zakonem FFATA. Konkretne mely byt prostrednictvim webu USAspending.gov zverejnovany i nasledujici udaje: zadost o predlozeni navrhu; oznameni o zadani zakazky; aktualni smlouvy; zdokumentovany rozsah prace; data o udeleni zakazek; seznam vsech uradu, ktere mely co do cineni se zakazkou, ci nejnizsi a nejvyssi nabidnute ceny.
Prime recipients are required to register in the Central Contractor Registration system and to report their sub-recipient grant award information to the FFATA Sub-Award Reporting System (FSRS).
OMB has taken steps to comply with the requirements of FFATA; of nine requirements GAO reviewed, OMB has satisfied six and partially satisfied one.
Recommendation: To better ensure the accuracy of information on federal funding provided to nonprofit entities in the data available under FFATA, the Director, OMB, should ensure that a consistent definition is identified and used to categorize nonprofit organizations in USAspending.gov.
disadvantages of amending the FFATA to require OMB to incorporate its
amending the FFATA to require incorporation of data from OMB's
of requiring the FFATA website to include congressionally defined and
FPDS will also be a source for data for the new online Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (FFATA) database, making accurate data even more crucial.
FAR Case 2006-029 allows eSRS to provide subcontracting data to the new online database required under FFATA. ESRS currently contains more than 38,000 vendor report files and has more than 8,000 registered users.