Overview of Fiscal Year 2015 Appropriations
Click on the bar below to view AGI's analysis of the President's
Request for key geoscience-related agencies as well as detailed program
and account information.
You can also keep up-to-date with the Library of Congress
Table on Current Status of FY 2015 Appropriations Bills and FY 2014 Appropriations Bills. Also check out the
AAAS Analysis of R&D in the FY 2015 Budget. As in years past,
the AAAS R&D Budget and
Policy Project website has information on trends in federal
research and development funding, including information on the President's
Request, congressional budget resolutions, 302(b) allocations, and
each science-related appropriations bill.
The Budget Process
Below is a diagram of the congressional budget process that first
appeared in Following the Budget Process that was published
in the March 1996 issue of Geotimes. It is adapted from a diagram
developed by the House Budget Committee. Click on the image to open
a PDF version.
Sources: American Association for the Advancement of Science, E&ENews Publications, House Committee
on Appropriations, Library of Congress, Senate Committee on Appropriations,
and the White House Office of Management and Budget.
Please send any comments or requests for information to the AGI Geoscience Policy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contributed by Wilson Bonner, AGI Geoscience Policy staff.
March 5, 2014