Accession Number:

ADA456480

Title:

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration: Overview, FY2006 Budget in Brief, and Key Issues for Congress

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-01-04

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA conducts U.S. civilian space activities. For FY2006, NASA requested 16,456.3 million. Congress appropriated 16,456.8 million, 500,000 above the request, in the FY2006 Science, State, Justice, Commerce appropriations act P.L. 109-108, subject to a 0.28 rescission in that act, and a 1 rescission in another appropriations act P.L. 109-148. The latter act also adds 350 million for NASA for hurricane recovery. Congress passed a FY2007-2008 NASA authorization act P.L. 109-155 that does not include FY2006 funding. This is the final edition of this report.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Astronautics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE