Accession Number:

AD1104675

Title:

FY2021 Defense Budget Request: An Overview

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Congressional Research Service Washington United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2020-02-20

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The FY2021 Presidents budget request includes 753.5 billion in budget authority for national defense. National defense is one of 20 major functions used by the Office of Management and Budget OMB to aggregate budget dataand the largest in terms of discretionary spending. The national defense budget function identified by the numerical notation 050 comprises three subfunctions Department of Defense DODMilitary 051 atomic energy defense activities primarily of the Department of Energy 053 and other defense-related activities 054, such as FBI counterintelligence activities.

Subject Categories:

  • Defense Systems
  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE