From the Summary: "The President's budget request for FY2006 was submitted to Congress on February 7, 2005. The Administration requested $41.1 billion in gross budget authority for FY2006 (including mandatory expenditures, fees, and special funds). The Administration is requesting a net appropriation of $30.6 billion in net budget authority for FY2006, of which $29.6 billion is discretionary budget authority, and $1 billion is mandatory budget authority. On May 10, 2005, the full House Appropriations Committee reported its bill (H.R. 2360) and report (H.Rept. 109-79) containing the FY2006 appropriations for DHS. The bill would provide a net appropriation of $31.9 billion for DHS. This amount includes $30.8 billion in discretionary budget authority, which represents an increase of $1.7 billion or nearly 6% compared to the FY2005 enacted level; and an increase of $1.2 billion or nearly 4% compared to the FY2006 request."
CRS Report for Congress, RL32863