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National Institute of Standards and Technology
Appropriations Summary

FY 2006 - FY 2008
(Dollars in Thousands)


FY 2006
Enacteda
FY 2007
Enacted
FY 2008
President's
Budget
FY 2008
Enactedb
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)


 

Scientific and Technical Research and Services (STRS)

394,762 434,371 500,517 440,517

Construction of Research Facilities (CRF)

173,651 58,686 93,865 160,490

NIST Core Subtotal (STRS + CRF)

568,413 493,057 594,382 601,007

NIST Core, excluding congressionally directed projects and a new construction grant program

431,147 493,057 594,382 518,772

Percentage increase from preceding fiscal year


14% 21% 5%

Industrial Technology Services (ITS)




 

Advanced Technology Program (ATP)

78,978 79,078 0 N/A

Technology Innovation Program (TIP)

N/A N/A N/A 65,200

Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP)

104,646 104,741 46,332 89,640

Subtotal, ITS

183,624 183,819 46,332 154,840

NIST Total

752,037 676,876 640,714 755,847

a Reflects FY 2006 across-the-board rescissions enacted in PL 109-108, FY 2006 Science, State, Justice, and Commerce Appropriations Act, and in PL 109-148, FY 2006 Defense Appropriations Act (NIST -$9.7 million). Does not reflect MEP unobligated balances rescission of $7 million. The FY 2006 amounts for Scientific and Technical Research and Services and for the Construction of Research Facilities appropriations include $11.9 million and $125.4 million in congressionally directed projects, respectively.

b The FY 2008 amount for Scientific and Technical Research and Services appropriations includes $893,000 in congressionally directed projects. The FY 2008 amount for Construction of Research Facilities appropriations includes $51.3 million in congressionally directed projects and $30 million for a new competitive construction grant program that was not requested by the President.