Issued: October 31, 1996
Latest Revision: April 26, 2005
FIXED ASSETS ACCOUNTING (PROPERTY) - EQUIPMENT SCREENING
It is the purpose of this policy to insure that the University is in compliance with the Office of Management and Budget Circular A-110 and directives and regulations/audit comments from federal agencies.
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It is the policy of the University to screen equipment purchase requests from sponsor - funded accounts to eliminate unnecessary purchases. Fixed Assets Accounting Group (Property), in conjunction with the principal investigator, must determine whether suitable equipment already exists before equipment costing $50,000 or more is purchased. The Fixed Assets Accounting Group (Property) will then note on the purchase requisition that such screening has been completed.
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5.0 Approvals and Revisions [Top]
Previous version in effect from 10/31/96 to 4/26/05 available in policy archive.