From its inception and within each renewal, Congress has mandated various studies and reports about the program. These studies and reports have been conducted by:
- Government Accountability Office; and
- President’s Working Group on Financial Markets.
While these studies do not have a direct impact on the operations of the program, they often frame the debate over the scheduled expiration and terms of potential renewal of the Act.
15.1 – Treasury
15.5 – Congressional Budget Office