S.Con.Res.109 - An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the U.S. Government for the fiscal year 1977 (and revising the congressional budget for the transition quarter beginning July 1, 1976).94th Congress (1975-1976)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Muskie, Edmund S. [D-ME] (Introduced 04/01/1976)|
|Committees:||Senate - Budget|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 94-731; S.Rept 94-805; H.Rept 94-1108|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/13/1976 House agreed to Senate amendment, roll call #267 (224-170). (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 3 roll call votes|
This bill has the status Resolving Differences
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- Agreed to in Senate
- Agreed to in House
- Resolving Differences
Summary: S.Con.Res.109 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
(Conference report filed in Senate, S. Rept. 94-805)
Conference report filed in Senate (05/07/1976)
Sets forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 1977. Provides that the recommended level of Federal revenues is $362,500,000,000, and the amount by which the aggregate level of Federal revenues should be decreased is $15,300,000,000. States that the appropriate level of total new budget authority is $454,200,000,000. Establishes the appropriate level of the public debt at $713,100,000,000.
Sets forth the appropriate level of new budget authority and the estimated budget outlays for each major functional category including: (1) $112,500,000,000 for National Defense with outlays of $100,800,000,000; (2) $9,100,000,000 for International Affairs with outlays of $6,600,000,000; (3) $2,300,000,000 for Agriculture with outlays of $2,000,000,000; (4) $3,400,000,000 for Law Enforcement and Justice with outlays of $3,500,000,000; and (5) $7,350,000,000 for Revenue Sharing and General Purpose Fiscal Assistance with outlays of $7,350,000,000.
Revises the congressional budget for the transition period beginning July 1, 1976, as follows: (1) recommends $86,000,000,000 as the recommended level of Federal revenues; (2) sets $96,300,000,000 as the appropriate level of total new budget authority; (3) sets the appropriate level of total budget outlays at $102,200,000,000; (4) sets the appropriate level of the deficit in the budget at $16,200,000,000; and (5) establishes the appropriate level of the public debt at $647,200,000,000. Sets the amount by which the temporary statutory limit on such debt should accordingly be increased at $20,200,000,000.