The Congressional Budget Office has released a report on all unauthorized appropriations and expiring authorizations for fiscal year 2012. The report has been sent to both the House and the Senate.

The purpose of the report is to act as a reminder of all stopgap measures that are in place. The government is running on a series of continuing resolutions.

“How big a deal is this?”asks Business Insider. “Potentially, it’s a very big deal. The amount involved is $969B!”

The CBO report lays out exactly where all of the money is being spent (it runs over 100 pages). Here are just a few examples of the expenses found in the CBO report (via Business Insider):

General Administration:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 11,519,966,000

United States Marshals Service:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 11,806,793,000

National Institutes of Health:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 30,689,990,000

Western Hemisphere Drug Elimination:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 1,061,000,000

Operations of the Peace Corps:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 375,000,000

Migration and Refugee Assistance:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 1,639,000,000

Department of State Diplomatic and Consular Programs:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 8,275,386,000

Section 8 Tenant-Based Housing Assistance:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 18,914,369,000

Low-income Home Energy Assistance:
Unauthorized FY 2012 Appropriations: 3,478,246,000

 

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