Recent CRS Reports – October 2022

“Legislative Branch Appropriations: Frequently Asked Questions,” CRS Report R43397, October 31, 2022 (15-page PDF) “Legislative Branch: FY2023 Appropriations,” CRS Report R47296, October 27, 2022 (43-page PDF) “House Committee on Ethics: A Brief History of Its Evolution and Jurisdiction,” CRS 98-15, October 27, 2022 (38-page PDF) “The Federal Role in Apportionment and Congressional Redistricting: CRS Resources,” … Read more

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Antideficiency Act / Antideficiency Act Violation (

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms Antideficiency Act / Antideficiency Act Violation photo credit: .through my eyes. The Antideficiency Act is a federal law (Pub.L. 97-258, 96 Stat. 923, 1982, 31 U.S.C. §§ 1341-1342, 1511-1519) that: Prohibits the making of expenditures or the incurring of obligations in advance of an appropriation … Read more