SIGTARP has a variety of duties including describing the catogories of purchases made by the Treasury, a listing of the assets, explain the purchases of the Treasury Secretary, listing institutions receiving funds, producing detailed biographies of asset managers, listing insurance contracts as well as estimating purchases, obligations, expenditures and revenues of the TARP.

Most importantly, the Treasury Secreatary must describe why they enacted a particular program.

REPORTS: Quarterly s. 121(f)

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Enacted under s. 121 (p. 24)
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To report TARP fraud, waste, abuse, mismanagement or misrepresentations:

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  • 02/05/09 – Use of Funds Request Letter

    All responses to the SIGTARP "use of funds" request are due within 30 days. The last request went out on Wednesday, February 11, 2009.

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