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October 2021 Semiannual Report to Congress

This semiannual report summarizes the work we completed from April 1, 2021, through September 30, 2021, to deter fraud, waste, and abuse.

Semiannual Report

Inspector General's Statement Summarizing the Major Management and Performance Challenges Facing the U.S. Department of the Interior

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In accordance with the Reports Consolidation Act of 2000, we are submitting what we have determined to be the most significant management and performance challenges facing the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) for inclusion in the DOI’s Agency Financial Report for fiscal year 2021. We have organized this report around three main challenge areas—“Managing Spending,” “Delivering Core Services,” and “Ensuring Health and Safety”—but note that some topics span multiple challenge areas.

Top Management Challenges

Pandemic Purchase Card Use

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Our inspection identified several issues with CARES Act and pandemic-related purchase card transactions made through September 30, 2020.

Inspection / Evaluation

Pandemic-Related Contract Actions

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Our inspection identified several concerns with CARES Act and pandemic-related contract actions made through October 31, 2020.

Inspection / Evaluation
Office of Policy
Management and Budget

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