27 Sep '13, 6pm

VA

Appropriations Lapse Plan Annual funding for the federal government expires Monday, Sept. 30. The President, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the administration strongly believe that a lapse in appropriations should not occur. However, at this time, prudent management requires that the government plan for the possibility of a lapse and Office of Management and Budget is working with VA and other agencies to take appropriate action. This planning is consistent with what was done in previous instances where a potential lapse in appropriations was approaching. In the event there is a lapse, VA has produced a 2-page information sheet, the Veterans Field Guide to Government Shutdown, which summarizes all of the services that will be available and those that will be impacted by potential lapse in appropriations. The department’s detailed contingency plan is also available b...

Full article: http://www.va.gov/opa/appropriations_lapse_plan.asp

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