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List of Other Mandatory Spending

This page contains a list of the Other Mandatory Spending, with other being the term that is used in the Updated Summary Tables (FY2010) [2] to designate the categories of mandatory spending that are not specifically named in that document. This is an active list that is open to change, and it is meant to be a convenient public reference, not an official list. All the categories below are referenced from the government web page listed below [1], where an official list may be accessed.


Child Nutrition

Credit Liquidating Accounts

Deposit Insurance

Earned Income and Child Tax Credits

Family Support

Farm Price and Income Supports

Food Stamps

Foster Care

Retirement and Disability - Federal civilian, military, other

Social Services

State Children's Health Insurance

Student Loans

Supplemental Security Income

Unemployment Compensation

Universal Service Fund

Veterans' Benefits

Veterans' Pensions

Other, including social service grants to the states and the Universal Service Fund


  1. 'Entitlements and Other Mandatory Spending.' Congressional Budget Office. 07-19-2010. <>.
  2. 'Updated Summary Tables.' GPO Access. 06-09-2010. <>.


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