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Office of Inspector General Department of Veterans Affairs Semiannual Report to Congress (SAR) October 1, 2017 – March 31, 2018

Report Description: 
The Semiannual Report to Congress summarizes the results of OIG oversight, provides statistical information, and lists all reports issued October 1, 2017–March 31, 2018. During this reporting period, OIG audits, investigations, inspections, evaluations, and other reviews identified over $1.6 billion in monetary benefits for a return of $25 for every dollar invested in OIG oversight. During this reporting period, OIG issued 155 reports and work products on VA programs and operations, made 641 recommendations, and conducted investigations that led to 157 arrests.
Date Issued: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
SARC Start Date: 
Sunday, October 1, 2017
SARC End Date: 
Saturday, March 31, 2018
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Type of Report (Audit, Inspection / Evaluation, Review, etc.): 
Semiannual Report
Questioned Costs: 
Funds for Better Use: 
Number of Recommendations: 
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