BFM 0060 Congressional Enactment
 Description
Congressional Enactment focuses on the congressional processes that lead to a budget resolution, an Authorization Act and an Appropriation Act, and the implications of those process outcomes to defense acquisition programs. At the end of this module, you should be able to identify key DoD and Service organizations that provide liaison to the congressional committees, describe the budget resolution, authorization and appropriation phases and their key products, understand the basic rules of DoD appeals to congressional marks, recognize when a continuing resolution is required, and recognize when a program is considered a 'new start'.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
N/A
Prerequisite(s)
None
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
CLB 010 Congressional Enactment ZBD 30-Sep-2021
Course Length
Approximately 1 hour to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode  Continuous Learning
Equivalent Courses  N/A
ACE Recommended Credits  N/A
PDS Code  B2N
Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
Continuous Education Units  0
Continuous Learning Points
Reservist Retirement Points 0  
Notes
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  • All exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%. You will have 2 opportunities to retake an exam in its entirety. After a 3rd failure, you will automatically be restarted in the course.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.