Budget Authority and Positions

Total Budget Authority and Authorized Positions, FY 2000 - FY 2009

Total Budget Authority for Fiscal Years 2000-2009 (dollars in billions)

2000 - $17.8 , 2001 - $20.4 , 2002 - $24.1 , 2003 - $22.3 , 2004 - $25.5 , 2005 - $22.5 , 2006 - $22.0 , 2007 - $23.9 , 2008 - $24.2 , 2009 - $23.1Authorized Positions (in thousands)

2000 - $95.4, 2001 - $96.5 , 2002 - $100.3 , 2003 - $98.0 , 2004 - $107.3 , 2005 - $107.3 , 2006 - $110.0 , 2007 - $107.6 , 2008 - $105.6 , 2009 - $107.1

Includes transfers to the Department of Homeland Security and from the Department of Treasury (2003 and 2004). Budget Authority for FY 2009 includes both discretionary and mandatory funding, transfers, fees, and Health Care Fraud reimbursements. Also included for FY 2009 are rescissions totaling $2.4 billion associated with the Crime Victims Fund, Working Capital Fund, and the Assets Forfeiture Fund.