"This report describes the FY2009 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The Administration requested a net appropriation of $38.8 billion in budget authority for FY2009. The requested net appropriation for major components of the department included the following: $9,487 million for Customs and Border Protection (CBP); $4,748 million for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE); $4,057 million for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA); $9,071 million for the U.S. Coast Guard; $1,414 million for the Secret Service; $1,286 for the National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPP); $5,573 million for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA); $151 million for US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS); $869 million for the Science and Technology Directorate (S&T); and $564 million for the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO). This report will be updated as legislative action occurs." "This report is a guide to one of the regular appropriations bills that Congress considers each year. It is designed to supplement the information provided by the House and Senate Appropriations Subcommittees on Homeland Security. It summarizes the status of the bill, its scope, major issues, funding levels, and related congressional activity, and is updated as events warrant."
CRS Report for Congress, RL34482