The House Appropriations Committee released a continuing resolution that includes fuller appropriations language for Defense and Military Construction-VA. The spending levels in the bill reflect fiscal 2013 levels before the across-the-board cuts in the sequester is applied.
Figures in billions of dollars of new budget authority; includes mandatory programs
|Fiscal 2012 enacted||Fiscal 2013 request||Conference report||Change from 2012 enacted|
|Operation and Maintenance||163.07||174.94||173.49||+10.42|
|Research, Development, Testing and Evaluation||72.42||69.41||69.93||-2.49|
|Overseas Contingency Operations||114.97||88.21||86.95||-28.01|
|Other programs, including scorekeeping adjustments||47.61||42.52||47.63||+0.01|
|Military Construction-VA programs||$137.44||$149.00||$146.79||$9.35|
NOTE: The Military Construction-VA total includes appropriations for related agencies not shown separately.
SOURCE: House Appropriations Committee