Federal Funding Gaps: A Brief Overview

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This report provides background information regarding the Antideficiency Act (31 U.S.C. 1341 1342, 1511-1519) that generally bars the obligation of funds in the absence of appropriations. The report discusses the interval during the fiscal year when appropriations for a particular project or activity are not enacted into law, either in the form of a regular appropriations act or a continuing resolution (CR), which are referred to as a funding gap.

Creator(s): Tollestrup, Jessica
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 23, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Tollestrup, Jessica

Analyst on Congress and the Legislative Process

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: September 23, 2013
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This report provides background information regarding the Antideficiency Act (31 U.S.C. 1341 1342, 1511-1519) that generally bars the obligation of funds in the absence of appropriations. The report discusses the interval during the fiscal year when appropriations for a particular project or activity are not enacted into law, either in the form of a regular appropriations act or a continuing resolution (CR), which are referred to as a funding gap.

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10 pages.

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