May 21, 2003
MEMORANDUM FOR HEADS OF EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES
The attached guidance outlines how Federal agencies should implement the Improper Payments Information Act of 2002 (Public Law No: 107-300). This legislation greatly expanded the Administration's efforts to identify and reduce erroneous payments in the government's programs and activities. When implemented, this guidance promises to improve the integrity of the government's payments and the efficiency of its programs and activites.
Please contact the Office of Federal Financial Management, telephone (202) 395-3993, for any questions regarding this guidance.