Office of the Chief Information Officer

United States Department of Agriculture

Departmental Regulation 2236-001

Author: 
Office of the Chief Financial Officer

Shared Cost Programs

1. PURPOSE

This Regulation identifies and establishes, where necessary, individuals and organizations responsible for the financial health of and efficient operation of activities supported by Shared Cost Programs (SCPs). It describes the roles and responsibilities of the Assistant Secretary for Administration (ASA), Chief Financial Officer (CFO), and others as they relate to the financial and operational management of SCPs and as they conform to authorities set forth under 7 U.S.C. 2263, “Transfer of Funds.”

2. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS/CANCELLATIONS

This Regulation shall not apply to Central Cost Distribution Programs or Working Capital Fund activities.