Budget Brief 21-08
February 12, 2021

Fiscal year (FY) 2021 appropriations were signed into law on December 27, 2020. This brief describes funding and policy provisions affecting Department of Homeland Security (DHS) programs in Division F of the FY 2021 Consolidated Appropriations Act (P.L. 116-260). It includes provisions addressed in the bill, the accompanying joint explanatory statement, and the House committee report it references. Division U of P.L. 116-260 includes the REAL ID Modernization Act (Title X), also summarized here.