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Follow-Up Report on the Use of Assigned State Vehicles and Personal Vehicle Use by the State Employees, Report No. 98-12, September 1998
 
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  • Few agencies have revised their operating policies to reassign underutilized or inappropriately assigned passenger vehicles. The state could save $2.3┬ámillion annually by changing its vehicle assignment policies.
  • Four hundred employees continue to drive their personal vehicles in excess of 15,000 miles annually for state business. The state could save $292,000 annually over the useful lives of the vehicles by providing state-owned vehicles to these employees because operating costs for state-owned vehicles are lower than the mileage reimbursement rate.

What were our earlier findings?

Report No. 96-12 Review of Personal Vehicle Use By State Employees, published on October 16, 1996.

Which Government Program Summaries contain related information?

Support Program
Department of Management Services

What other OPPAGA-related materials are available?

  • Report No. 02-31 Status Report: Improved State Vehicle Management Could Save Florida Up to $2.4 Million Annually, published in May 2002.
  • Report No. 01-35 Progress Report: Management Services Makes Progress by Implementing OPPAGA Recommendations, published in August 2001.
  • Report No. 00-23 Review of the Department of Corrections, published in December 2000.
  • Report No. 96-08 Review of State Vehicle Maintenance, published on September 25, 1996.
  • Report No. 96-03 Review of the Use of Assigned State Vehicles, published on July 29, 1996.
  • Report No. 96-02 Review of the Equipment Management Information System, published on July 29, 1996.

Copies of this report in print or alternate accessible format may be obtained by telephone (850/488-0021), by FAX (850/487-9213), in person, or by mail (OPPAGA Report Production, Claude Pepper Building, Room 312, 111 W. Madison St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-1475).
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