DNI Releases Requested Budget Figure for FY 2016 Appropriations
Monday, February 02, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ODNI News Release No. 24-15
February 2, 2015DNI RELEASES REQUESTED BUDGET FIGURE FOR FY 2016 APPROPRIATIONSFOR THE NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE PROGRAM
Consistent with 50 U.S.C. 3306(a), the Director of National Intelligence is disclosing to the public the aggregate amount of appropriations requested for Fiscal Year 2016. The aggregate amount of appropriations requested for the FY 2016 National Intelligence Program (NIP) is $53.9 billion, which includes funding requested to support Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO). In FY 2015, OCO funding was not included in the initial disclosure, but was included in disclosures that were updated after the submission of budget amendments.
Any and all subsidiary information concerning the NIP budget, whether the information concerns particular intelligence agencies or particular intelligence programs, will not be disclosed.
Beyond the disclosure of the NIP top-line figure, there will be no other disclosures of currently classified NIP budget information because such disclosures could harm national security. The only exceptions to the foregoing are for unclassified appropriations, such as for the Intelligence Community Management Account. # # #Download the Factsheet