Cyclopedia of Congressional Budget Law

OMB Circular No. A-11


The OMB Circular A-11 is a United States government document issued by the Office of Management and Budget in the form of a “circular” that provide information related to the budget preparation of the various budgets of agencies of the Federal Government. It is  the primary document instructing these agencies in the methods of budget preparation and submission for  review and approval. The circular is revised and reissued periodically. (See OMB Circular A-11)

GAO Glossary of Terms and Definition (September 2005)

OMB Circular No. A-11

Document that provides detailed guidance to executive departments and establishments by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for preparing and submitting the President’s budget and executing the budget.

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