Section, Pub. L. 90–222
, § 2,Dec. 23, 1967, 81 Stat. 672
, authorized appropriations for fiscal years 1968 and 1969.
Section 401 ofPub. L. 90–222
provided that: “The amendments made by this Act [see Short Title of 1967 Amendment note set out under section
of this title] shall be in effect immediately upon its enactment [Dec. 23, 1967], except as provided in this section. Until June 30, 1968, the provisions of section 202 of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 as in effect immediately prior to the enactment of this Act [section
of this title] shall apply to community action agencies in existence and funded prior to the enactment of this Act [Dec. 23, 1967], except that in any grant or funding agreement made with such an agency prior to June 30, 1968, adequate provision shall be made for transfer of functions, obligations, records, authority, and funds to any community action agency designated pursuant to sections 210 or 211 of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 as amended by this Act [sections
of this title]: Provided, however, That nothing in this Act shall require the termination before February 1, 1969 of an existing community action agency or any program assisted under the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 [this chapter] prior to the designation of, and provision of financial assistance to, a community action agency or other agency established under sections 210 and 211 of the Economic Opportunity Act [sections
of this title] as amended by this Act.”
Pub. L. 91–667
, title III, Jan. 1, 1971, 84 Stat. 2018
, provided in part that all grant agreements were to provide that the General Accounting Office would have access to the records bearing exclusively upon the Federal grant.
Similar provisions were contained in Pub. L. 91–204
, title III, Mar. 5, 1970, 84 Stat. 46
Investigation and Evaluation of Economic Opportunity Programs by the Comptroller General; Submission of Final Report by December 1, 1968
Title II of Pub. L. 90–222
authorized the Comptroller General of the United States to make an investigation in sufficient depth of programs and activities financed in whole or in part by funds authorized under this section in order to determine the efficiency of the administration of such programs and activities by the Office of Economic Opportunity and by local public and private agencies carrying out such programs and activities, and the extent to which such programs and activities achieve the objectives set forth in the relevant part or title of this chapter which authorizes such programs or activities, and to transmit his final report to the Congress not later than Dec. 1, 1968 containing a detailed statement of his findings and conclusions together with such recommendations, including recommendations for additional legislation as he deemed advisable.