Accession Number:

ADA496276

Title:

Homeland Security Department: FY2009 Appropriations

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-03-04

Pagination or Media Count:

122.0

Abstract:

This report describes the FY2009 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security DHS. The Administration requested a net appropriation of 38, 849 million in budget authority for FY2009. The House Appropriations Committee reported its version of the FY2009 DHS Appropriations bill on June 24, 2008. The bill was filed on September 18, 2008, as H.R. 6947, and the accompanying report has been numbered H.Rept. 110-862. House-reported H.R. 6947 would have provided a net appropriation of 41,137 million in budget authority for DHS for FY2009. This amounted to an increase of 2,288 million, or nearly 6 increase over the Presidents request. The Senate-reported its version of the bill on June 19, 2008. S. 3181 would have provided 41,314 million in net budget authority for DHS for FY2009, a 2,465 million or 6 increase over the Presidents request.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE