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of Budget's primary responsibility is helping to prepare and defend the
Department's annual budget request. The Office also supports long-range
planning, conducts Department-level budget execution activities, supports
development of performance measures and annual performance plans, and helps Bureaus implement Commerce
budget procedures and policies.
the Office analyzes Bureau budget requests and identifies issues and provides
information to help Departmental officials make resource decisions which
are incorporated into the following documents:
- The Secretary's
Budget Request to OMB (in early September), and
- The President's
Budget Request to Congress (early February)
week in February the Office prepares a Budget-in-Brief which summarizes
the President's Request.
All of our documents
are PDF files (unless noted otherwise) and require Adobe Acrobat.