Federal Relations – Budget Resources

FY 2014

Budget resources and updates for FY 2014.

10.18.13 NIH Guide for Resumption of Operations

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has established a website providing guidance as they resume operations after the recent lapse in appropriations. http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-14-003.html


10.18.13 NSF Guidance on Resumption of Operations

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has established a website providing guidance as they resume operations after the 16-day shutdown that started October 1. http://www.nsf.gov/bfa/dias/policy/postshutdown.jsp      


10.01.13 OMB Website for Agency Specific Contingency Plans

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has developed a website that will serve as a reference point for agency specific plans for addressing the federal government shutdown.  For grant specific implications, we recommend that University of Idaho principal investigators review the relevant agency plans.  Then, if they need assistance interpreting what the plans mean […]


National Science Foundation Assistance and Contract-Related Policy and Systems Issues During the Government Shutdown

This document addresses the various assistance and contract-related policy and systems issues that may arise during the shutdown of the Federal Government. NSF is providing this information as a service to our proposer and awardee communities in the hopes that it will address most of the questions you may have during this time period.o Download […]


09.30.13 Defense Thereat Reduction Agency: Fiscal Year 2014 Communications

September 30th memo from Defense Thereat Reduction Agency concerning fiscal year 2014 and the potential impact of a lapse in appropriations.


09.30.13 Planning for Agency Operations during a Potential Lapse in Appropriations

It is difficult to predict whether or not the Federal government will shutdown after this Monday, September 30. If there is a shudtown, the best offical guidance to date from OMB is available at the link posted here.


04.10.13 President Obama Presents his Budget Recommendations

On April 10, 2013, The Whitehouse released President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2014 budget proposal. The President’s Budget: http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/budget/ President Obama Announces the Fiscal Year 2014 Budget (video): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3z-aK7H2AE&feature=youtu.be