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Sequestration Exemption for the Resolution Funding Corporation


“Backup” payments made by the Department of the Treasury to cover interest obligations of the Resolution Funding Corporation are not subject to sequestration under the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985.

Updated July 9, 2014