Beginning in fiscal year 2007 and for each fiscal year thereafter, the Secretary of Commerce shall include in the budget justification materials that the Secretary submits to Congress in support of the Department of Commerce budget (as submitted with the budget of the President under section 1105(a) of title 31) an estimate for each National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration procurement, acquisition and construction program having a total multiyear program cost of more than $5,000,000 and an estimate of the budgetary requirements for each such program for each of the five subsequent fiscal years.
15 U.S. Code § 1513a. Cost estimates for National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration programs included in Department budget justification
Section is from the Department of Commerce and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006, which is title II of the Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006.
Similar provisions were contained in the following prior appropriation acts:
- Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
- Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
- Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005
- Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 2005