The order said "budgetary resources subject to sequestration shall be new budget authority, unobligated balances of defense function accounts carried over from prior fiscal years, direct spending authority, and obligation limitations.
What does B/A stand for?
B/A stands for Budget Authority
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- Military and Government
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- Biological Assessment
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- Breathing Air (station)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Unless a swift recovery drives housing prices and wages up in the near future, the agency may be too broke to exist without taxpayer help -- and it has indefinite budget authority to draw on Treasury Department funds without congressional approval.
OFES states that "any new initiative (for IFE) will depend on the output of the NAS (National Academies) study, ignition on NIF, and available budget authority.
Nevertheless, 7 agencies withheld budget authority from 12 programs in anticipation of congressional enactment of the proposals the President made in his letter.
Excluding user fees, the proposed budget calls for $295 million in additional budget authority appropriations.
Since WWII, the total level of Defense budget authority after adjustment for inflation--shown in the chart--has displayed an up-and-down pattern reminiscent of a roller coaster ride.