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U.S. Department of Agriculture Lapse in Funding Plans


USDA Agencies have developed the below procedures and contingency plans for use in the event of a lapse in funding. Choose from the following list below to read the plans Agencies have developed.

You can also find more resources from the following links:

Office of Personnel Management

Office of Management and Budget

USDA's "Be Prepared" Employee Information Center

Agency Plans:

Office of the Secretary (OSEC) (PDF, 26.8 KB)

Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Coordination (OHSEC) (PDF, 32.9 KB)

Agriculture Buildings and Facilities (AGBF) (PDF, 62.4 KB)

Departmental Management (DM) (PDF, 72.8 KB)

Hazardous Materials Management (HMM) (PDF, 44.4 KB)

Office of Advocacy and Outreach (OAO) (PDF, 16.7 KB)

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (OASCR) (PDF, 34.7 KB)

Office of Budget and Program Analysis (OBPA) (PDF, 30.8 KB)

Office of the Chief Economist (OCE) (PDF, 96.4 KB)

Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) (PDF, 278 KB)

Office of Communications (OC) (PDF, 35.7 KB)

Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) (PDF, 97.2 KB)

Office of Ethics (OE) (PDF, 46.4 KB)

Office of the General Counsel (OGC) (PDF, 46.7 KB)

Office of Hearings and Appeals (OHA) (PDF, 85.3 KB)

Office of Inspector General (OIG) (PDF, 115 KB)

Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) (PDF, 159 KB)

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) (PDF, 120 KB)

Farm Service Agency (FSA) (PDF, 302 KB)

Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services (FNCS) (PDF, 325 KB)

Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) (PDF, 368 KB)

Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) (PDF, 421 KB)

Forest Service (FS) (PDF, 284 KB)

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) (PDF, 2.2 MB)

Research, Education and Economics (REE) (PDF, 362 KB)

Risk Management Agency (RMA) (PDF, 196 KB)

Rural Development (RD) (PDF, 122 KB)