Budget Reimbursements:

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Reimbursable Work

NSIAD-87-171FS: Published: Jun 17, 1987. Publicly Released: Jun 23, 1987.

Additional Materials:

Contact:

Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800
youngc1@gao.gov

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) budget reimbursements, focusing on: (1) how reimbursements impact NASA funding requirements; (2) the amount of estimated total reimbursements for fiscal year (FY) 1987; and (3) the amount, type, and source of FY 1985 reimbursements for several NASA appropriations accounts.

GAO found that NASA relies on two categories of reimbursements, including: (1) additive reimbursements, which are separate from direct programs and do not affect NASA funding; and (2) offsetting reimbursements, which are integral to direct program funding. GAO also found that: (1) NASA requested $7.7 billion for its FY 1987 budget and expected to receive about $1.1 billion in additive reimbursements and about $0.7 billion in offsetting reimbursements; (2) it could not readily identify the amount of reimbursements applicable to individual accounts; and (3) FY 1985 reimbursements totalled about 27.2 percent of the NASA space flight appropriation account and about 31.8 percent of the NASA research and development account.

Aug 9, 2017

Jun 9, 2017

May 16, 2017

Apr 27, 2017

Mar 23, 2017

Feb 16, 2017

Dec 7, 2016

Sep 8, 2016

Jul 27, 2016

Looking for more? Browse all our products here