News Releases

The following is a list of FASAB news releases for the past year. FASAB prepares these news releases to keep our constituents up-to-date on important events.

For items over a year old, please visit our Archived News Releases page.

 

Year     Date     Topic
Details
2019Mar 15, 2019Final PronouncementFASAB Issues Interpretation of Federal Financial Accounting Standards 8: An Interpretation of SFFAS 56, Classified Activities (PDF)
2019Mar 14, 2019OtherSelection of Incoming Executive Director (PDF)
2019Feb 22, 2019Document for CommentFASAB Issues Exposure Draft Omnibus Amendments: Rescinding Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards (SFFAS) 8 and Amending SFFAS 5,6, and 49
2019Feb 14, 2019Document for CommentAAPC Issues Exposure Draft Technical Release: Conforming Amendments to Technical Releases for SFFAS 54, Leases: An Amendment of SFFAS 5, Accounting for Liabilities of the Federal Government and SFFAS 6, Accounting for Property, Plant, and Equipment
2019Jan 15, 2019Final PronouncementAAPC Issues Technical Release 19, Rescission of Technical Release 8 (PDF)
2018Dec 20, 2018FASAB Board MembersSallyanne Harper and Terry Patton Appointed to FASAB (PDF)
2018Dec 20, 2018FASAB Board MembersGeorge Scott Appointed to FASAB Chair (PDF)
2018Nov 15, 2018Document for CommentFASAB Issues its Annual Report and Three-Year Plan (PDF)
2018Oct 17, 2018Document for CommentFASAB Issues an Exposure Draft Interpretation, Guidance on Recognizing Liabilities Involving Multiple Component Reporting Entities
2018Oct 15, 2018Document for CommentFASAB Issues Exposure Draft Materiality
2018Oct 04, 2018Final PronouncementFASAB Issues Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards 56, Classified Activities (PDF)
2018Aug 22, 2018OtherClarification of Federal Lease Standards (PDF)
2018Aug 21, 2018Document for CommentAAPC Releases an Exposure Draft Technical Release: Rescission of Technical Release 8 (PDF)
2018Jul 17, 2018Final PronouncementFASAB Staff Issues Staff Implementation Guidance 6.1, Clarification of Paragraphs 40-41 of SFFAS 6, Accounting for Property, Plant, and Equipment, as amended (PDF)
2018Jul 12, 2018Document for CommentFASAB Issues Exposure Draft Interpretation of Federal Financial Accounting Standards 56: Classified Activities (PDF)
2018May 31, 2018Final PronouncementFASAB Issues Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards 55, Amending Inter-entity Cost Provisions (PDF)
2018May 14, 2018Document for CommentFASAB Staff Releases Proposed Staff Implementation Guidance 6.1, Clarification of Paragraphs 40-41 of SFFAS 6, Accounting for Property, Plant, and Equipment, as amended (PDF)
2018Apr 30, 2018Document for CommentFASAB Issues Exposure Draft Accounting and Reporting of Government Land
2018Apr
17, 2018
Final PronouncementFASAB Issues Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards 54, Leases: An Amendment of SFFAS 5, Accounting for Liabilities of the Federal Government and SFFAS 6, Accounting for Property, Plant, and Equipment (PDF)