Acronyms Used at Finance

Glossary of Common Acronyms Used/Heard at Finance

  • A-B
  • C-E
  • F-G
  • H-L
  • M-O
  • P-R
  • S-U
  • V-Z

10s
10Rs
AAB
AB
ACA
ACR
ADA
ADA
AE Positions
AFBA
AG
AJR
A Pages
APBJ
APBM
APMT
APM
ARF
ARP
AWRTFY
BA
BAG
BBL
BCP
BF
BL
BOC

BOS
BPS
BR
BSA
BSO
BTH
BUDDS/PE

Schedule 10s - Supplementary Schedule of Appropriations
Supplementary Schedule of Revenues, Transfers, and Loans
Approved as Budgeted
Assembly Bill
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Assembly Concurrent Resolution
Americans with Disabilities Act
Average Daily Attendance
Administratively-established Positions
Assistant Finance Budget Analyst
Attorney General
Assembly Joint Resolution
Another term used for the Governor’s Budget Summary document
Alternative Procurement Business Justification (for IT projects)
Assistant Program Budget Manager
Assistant Program Manager Team
Administrative Procedures Manual, Finance’s
Architectural Revolving Fund

Alternate Retirement Program
Available Without Regard to Fiscal Year (“continuous appropriation”)
Budget Act
Budget Analyst Guide (the public version of FAITH)
Budget Bill Language
Budget Change Proposal
Bond Funds
Budget Letter
Board of Control (prior name of the Victims Compensation & Government Claims Board)
Budget Operations Support, Finance’s
Budget Preparation System (Schedule 10s)
Budget Revision
Bureau of State Audits
Business Services Office, Finance's
Business, Transportation and Housing Unit, Finance’s
Budget Decision Support System/Planning Estimate








CALSTARS
CAPOFF
CEA
CB
CBS
CCR
CFR
CMIA
CO
COBCP
COLA
COOP/COG

COR/GEN
CPB
CS
CY
DGS
DOF
DPA
DRU
EAWs
EBR
ECP
EDU
EO
ER

California State Accounting and Reporting System
Capitol Office
Career Executive Assignment
Change Book
Change Book System
California Code of Regulations
Code of Federal Regulations
Cash Management Improvement Act
Carryover (of an appropriation balance)
Capital Outlay Budget Change Proposal
Cost of Living Adjustment
Continuity of Operations/Continuity of Government
Corrections, General Government Unit, Finance’s
Continuity Plan for Business
Control Section (of Budget Act)
Current Year
Department of General Services

Department of Finance (Finance)
Department of Personnel Administration
Demographic Research Unit, Finance’s
Economic Analysis Worksheets
Enrolled Bill Report
Enrollment, Caseload, and Population
Education System’s Unit, Finance’s
Executive Order
Economic Research Unit, Finance’s






FAITH
FBS
FCB
FCC
FCS
FF
FFY
FI$Cal
FL
FM
FO
FPE
FR
FSCU
FSR
FY
GAAP
GB
GC
GF
GFU
GOARs
GO Bonds

Finance Analyst Internal Training Handbook (for Finance staff only)
Final Budget Summary (published by Finance)
Final Change Book (published by Finance)
Finance Conversion Code
Fund Condition Statement (fiscal statement in the Governor’s Budget)
Federal Funds
Federal Fiscal Year
Financial Information System for California
Finance Letter
Finance Memo
Financial Operations Unit, Finance’s
Finance Program Evaluator
Financial Research Unit, Finance’s
Fiscal Systems Consulting Unit, Finance’s
Feasibility Study Report (for IT projects)
Fiscal Year
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Governor's Budget
Government Code, California
General Fund
General Fund Update
Governor's Office Action Requests
General Obligation Bonds




HHS
HR
IR
IS
IT

ITCU
JLBC
LA
LAO
LCB
LG
LIS
LT

Health and Human Services Unit, Finance’s
Human Resources
Investable Resources Unit, Finance’s
Information Services
Information Technology
Information Technology Consulting Unit, Finance's
Joint Legislative Budget Committee
Local Assistance
Legislative Analyst's Office
Legislative Counsel Bureau
Local Government
Legislative Information System (a Finance system)
Limited Term




MCO
MM
MR
MSA
NASBO
NGCF
OCIO
OE&E
OITSC
OPM
ORF
OSAE
OSP
OST

Minor Capital Outlay
Management Memo
May Revision
Merit Salary Adjustment
National Association of State Budget Officers
Non-Governmental Cost Fund
Office of the Chief Information Officer
Operating Expenses and Equipment
Office of Information Technology Services and Consulting, Finance's
Office Procedures Manual, Finance's
Office Revolving Fund
Office of State Audits and Evaluations, Finance’s
Office of State Publishing
Out-of-State Travel


P98
PBM
PCA
PE
PFA
PIER
PIT
PMIA
PMIB
PORC
PWB
PY
PY
RANs
RAWs
RECO
Regs
RFP
RWA

Proposition 98
Program Budget Manager
Program Cost Accounting
Planning Estimate
Plan of Financial Adjustment
Post Implementation Evaluation Report (for IT projects)
Personal Income Tax
Pooled Money Investment Account
Pooled Money Investment Board
Projects of Regional Concern
Public Works Board
Past Year
Personnel Year
Revenue Anticipation Notes
Revenue Anticipation Warrants
Resources/Capital Outlay Unit, Finance’s
Regulations
Request for Proposal
Reconciliation with Appropriations (fiscal statement display in Governor’s Budget)


SAL
SAM
SB
SBFR
SBO
SCA
SCR
SCO
SF
SFEU
SMIF
SO
SPB
SPP
SPR
SPR

SRL
SSDU
SSU
STO
S&W
SWCAP
TB
TBL
UCM

State Appropriation Limit
State Administrative Manual
Senate Bill
Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee
Summary by Object (fiscal statement display in Governor’s Budget)
Senate Constitutional Amendment
Senate Concurrent Resolution
State Controller’s Office
Special Fund
Special Fund for Economic Uncertainties
Surplus Money Investment Fund
State Operations
State Personnel Board
Savings Plus Program
Special Project Report (for IT projects)
Summary of Program Requirements (fiscal statement display in Governor’s Budget)
Supplemental Reporting Language
Statewide Systems Development Unit
Selection Services Unit
State Treasurer’s Office
Salary and Wages
Statewide Cost Allocation Plan
Trailer Bill
Trailer Bill Language
Uniform Codes Manual



YOA
YOB
YOC

Year of Appropriation
Year of Budget
Year of Completion

 

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