Friends of NCHS

Funding Request Letters and Testimony

Letters to Congress

Fiscal Year 2017 - Fall Letter

Letter from the Friends of NCHS to the House and Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittees' leadership with a funding request of $160.4 million for the National Center for Health Statistics in FY17, given the continuing resolution's delay in passing final appropriations legislation for FY17.


Fiscal Year 2017 - Spring Letter

Letter to the House and Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittees' leadership with a funding request of $160.4 million for the National Center for Health Statistics in FY17.


Fiscal Year 2016

Letter to House and Senate Subcommittees on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies with recommended program level of $172 million -- $160 million in budget authority and $12 million in mandatory Prevention and Public Health Fund dollars -- for the National Center for Health Statistics in FY16.


Letter to House and Senate Subcommittees on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies with a funding request of $182 million for the National Center for Health Statistics in FY15.

Fiscal Year 2015


Letter to the House and Senate Appropriations Subcommittees on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies with a recommended funding level of $162 million in FY14.

Fiscal Year 2014