Meetings

August 20, 2014

Aug 20, 2014
Telephonic Board Meeting
Washington, DC

Resolutions:

Unanimously

WHEREAS,

CPB management, in consultation with representatives from the public broadcasting system, has developed a request for the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for an advance appropriation in support of the public broadcasting system for FY 2018; and

WHEREAS,

The Board of Directors has been briefed on CPB's proposed request, and CPB management has consulted with public broadcasting system members to ensure a broad spectrum of system needs for providing service was considered; and

WHEREAS,

CPB seeks to comply with the confidentiality of the OMB annual budget process by not releasing its budget request figures publicly until the President has delivered his budget request to Congress.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED,

The Board of Directors authorizes CPB management to submit CPB's budget request to OMB.

Resolution Date: 
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Unanimously

WHEREAS,

CPB management, in consultation with PBS, has developed a request for the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for an appropriation in support of the public television interconnection system; and

WHEREAS,

The Board of Directors has been briefed on the proposed request by CPB management and PBS management regarding the function, design, and cost of the next interconnection system; and

WHEREAS,

CPB seeks to comply with the confidentiality of the OMB annual budget process by not releasing its budget request figures publicly until the President has delivered his budget request to Congress.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED,

The Board of Directors authorizes CPB management to submit CPB's public television interconnection system budget request to OMB.

Resolution Date: 
Wednesday, August 20, 2014