The continuing resolution authorizes the continuation of federally funded agencies at current service levels based on some specified percentage of the current fiscal year’s budget or the President’s request for the budget year . Because of the uncertainty in federal funds, the ASG normally follows the operating guidelines under the continuing resolution for all agencies regardless of funding source to allow for future contingencies while congressional action is in progress.

History: Rule 3-83, eff 4 Apr 83, § F.3.