Impact of the Budget Control Act Discretionary Spending Caps on a Continuing Resolution

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This report answers common questions regarding the government's discretionary spending limits under the Budget Control Act which if they are exceeded trigger sequestration. The result of continuing budget resolutions and possibilities for fiscal year 2018 are addressed.

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Lynch, Megan S. & Saturno, James V. November 14, 2017.

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  • Main Title: Impact of the Budget Control Act Discretionary Spending Caps on a Continuing Resolution
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This report answers common questions regarding the government's discretionary spending limits under the Budget Control Act which if they are exceeded trigger sequestration. The result of continuing budget resolutions and possibilities for fiscal year 2018 are addressed.

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Lynch, Megan S. & Saturno, James V. Impact of the Budget Control Act Discretionary Spending Caps on a Continuing Resolution, report, November 14, 2017; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1043262/: accessed October 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.