Update on Government Funding for FY19

Government funding for Fiscal Year 2019 remains in flux for several agencies, including FDA.

114th United States Congress
114th United States Congress

As Congress returns for the lame duck session following the midterm elections, the number one priority will be wrapping up the outstanding appropriations bills for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019. In September, Congress passed two large appropriations packages providing full-year FY19 funding for several agencies covered by the Military Construction-Veterans Affairs, Legislative Branch, Energy and Water, Department of Defense and Labor-Health and Human Services appropriations bills as well as a Continuing Resolution (CR) for other agencies that have otherwise not received FY19 appropriations, thereby preventing a partial government shutdown through December 7, 2018. Continue reading “Update on Government Funding for FY19”