F.Y. 2005 DOCUMENTS

This page contains links to documents from 2004 for the F.Y. 2005 budget and appropriations process for the Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, including the President's budget, the BAC's priority requests, and congressional bills and other documents.

 

House-Senate Conference Results

  Spreadsheet for CSREES line items (.xls)
  CSREES portion of conference report (.pdf)
  Comparison of NASULGC request and conference agreement (.doc)
  Final conference action on 33 line items cut last year (.doc)
 

Senate Markup Results

  CSREES portion of Senate committee report (.pdf)
  Spreadsheet for CSREES line items (.xls)
  Comparison of NASULGC request vs. Senate marks (.doc)
 

House Markup Results

  CSREES portion of House committee report (.pdf)
  Spreadsheet for CSREES line items (.xls)
  Comparison of NASULGC request vs. House marks (.doc)
  House restores many of the 33 CSREES line items cut last year (.doc)
 

House 302(b) Allocations

  House breakdown by subcommittee (.pdf)

Overview of the BAC's Request

  Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension (.pdf)
  NASULGC's CSREES Requests in a Table (.pdf)
 

Justification Documents (One-Pagers)

  Restore the 10 Percent Cuts (.pdf)
  Equity for all land-grants: 1890s, 1994s, Hispanic Ed., Insular Areas (.pdf)
  Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) (.pdf)
  Competitive Grants Programs: NRI, Challenge Grants, International (.pdf)
  Agrosecurity (.pdf)
 

Paragraphs and Forms for Congressional 'Member Request' Letters

  Restore the 10 Percent Cuts (.pdf)
  1890s Facilities (.pdf)
  1890s Capacity Building (.pdf)
  1994s Research (.pdf)
  1994s Extension (.pdf)
  Hispanic Education Partnership (.pdf)
  Insular Areas Resident Instruction and Distance Education (.pdf)
  Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (.pdf)
  National Research Initiative (.pdf)
  Institution Challenge Grants (.pdf)
  International Science and Education (.pdf)
  Agrosecurity (.pdf)
 

Statements of Support

  Joint Letter signed by 50+ House members (.pdf)
  Rep. Rosa DeLauro's EFNEP tribute (.pdf)
 
 

Congressional Budget Resolution

  Sense of the Senate concerning the 10% cuts (.pdf)
 

Budget Committee Letters

  The BAC's Senate and House Letters (.pdf)
  Joint Letter from Commodity Groups (.pdf)
 

Documents from 2004 CARET-AHS Meeting

  CARET-AHS Feedback Form (.pdf)
  Link to PowerPoint Files
 

President's Budget Request

  CSREES spreadsheet prepared by The BRT (.xls)
  CSREES budget brochure (.pdf)
  USDA research budget summary (.html)
  USDA appendix (.pdf)
  DHS appendix (.pdf)