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Senate Appropriations Committee approves FY 2014 spending levels

The Senate Committee on Appropriations approved the spending levels, or 302(b) allocations, for fiscal year 2014. A 302(b) funding allocation is provided to each appropriations subcommittee and acts as a ceiling for allocating funds in the appropriation bill under the subcommittee’s jurisdiction. The 302(b) allocation for State and Foreign Operations, which includes the majority of U.S. global health funding, was set at $44.079 billion. An additional $6.515 billion for war-related activities funded through the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) account brings the allocation up to $50.594 billion.

Additional Information:

  • Access the Senate Committee on Appropriations press release announcing approval of the FY 2014 allocations here.
  • Access a table outlining the FY 2014 spending levels for each Subcommittee here.
  • Learn more about the House 302(b) allocations for FY 2014 here.

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