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National Institute of Standards and Technology
Appropriations Summary

FY 2007 - FY 2009
(Dollars in Table in Thousands)


FY 2007
Enacted
FY 2008
Enacted
ARRA
Appropriations
Enacted
FY 2009
Enacted
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)        

Scientific and Technical Research and Services (STRS)

434,371 440,517 220,000 472,000

Construction of Research Facilities (CRF)

58,686 160,490 360,000 172,000

NIST Core Subtotal (STRS + CRF)

493,057 601,007a 580,000b 644,000c

NIST Core, excluding congressionally directed projects and a construction grant program

493,057 518,772 400,000 566,525

Percentage increase from preceding fiscal year

  5% N/A 9%

Industrial Technology Services (ITS)

       

Advanced Technology Program (ATP)

79,078 N/A N/A N/A

Technology Innovation Program (TIP)

N/A 65,200 0 65,000

Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP)

104,741 89,640 0 110,000

Subtotal, ITS

183,819 154,840 0 175,000

NIST Total

676,876 755,847 580,000 819,000
         

a The FY 2008 amount for Scientific and Technical Research and Services appropriations includes $893,000 in congressionally directed projects. The FY 2008 amount for Construction of Research Facilities appropriations includes $51.3 million in congressionally directed projects and $30 million for a competitive construction grant program.

b The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) amount for Construction of Research Facilities includes $180 million for a competitive construction grant program for research science buildings. Not reflected above, ARRA also includes a $20 million transfer from the Department of Health and Human Services for standards-related research on electronic medical records and an expected $10 million from a Department of Energy interagency agreement to help develop a comprehensive framework for a nationwide smart electrical grid.

c The FY 2009 amount for Scientific and Technical Research and Services appropriation includes $3.475 million in congressionally directed projects. The FY 2009 amount for Construction of Research Facilities appropriation includes $44 million in congressionally directed projects and $30 million for a competitive construction grant program.