FY 2012 Request for National Nuclear Security Administration

The Administration has requested $568.2 million in additional funding for the National Nuclear Security Administration.

NNSA-LogoThe Administration has requested a 5.1 percent or $568.2 million increase for the National Nuclear Security Administration for FY 2012. Under this request, funding would increase from the FY 2011 Administration request of $11,214.8 million to $11,782.9 million.

Total NNSA Funding:
Up 5.1 percent or $568.2 million from $11,214.8 million to $11,782.9 million.

Weapons Activities:
Up 8.9 percent or $620.9 million from $7,008.8 million to $7,629.7 million.

Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation:
Down 5.1 percent or $137.7 million from $2,687.2 million to $2,549.5 million.

Naval Reactors:
Up 7.8 percent or $83.2 million from $1,070.5 million to $1,153.7 million.

Office of the Administrator:
Up 0.4 percent or $1.8 million from $448.3 million to $450.1 million.

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Source: Richard M. Jones | The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News
Photo: National Nuclear Security Administration