Treasury :: Financial Management Service
Enterprise Data Architecture
Transmission Business Message

Business Message Listing
Transmission
Batch
BusinessTransaction
Agency [0..1]
OrganizationLevels [0..1]
CashFlowReference [0..1]
Address [0..1]

Namespace
urn:us:gov:treas:fms:BusinessTransaction:v4.3

Definition
Identifies a federal program agency and sub units within.

Element Information
The <Agency> element is a child element of the <BusinessTransaction> element. The <Agency> element is the third element under the <BusinessTransaction> element and is an optional element.

The <Agency> element contains 3 children elements and has a sequence content model. The sequence content model means that there is a particular order to the children elements of the parent element - in this case, the <Agency> element has a particular order of elements that must be followed.

Attribute Information
NameUseDataTypeDefinition
AgencyName[0..1] String [0, 80]Name of the agency.
AgencyIdentifier[0..1] [0-9]{3}Used in conjunction with the main account code, represents the department, agency, or establishment of the U.S. government that is responsible for the TAS.
LegacyAgencyCode[0..1] [0-9]{2}This is Treasury's legacy 2-digit code that identifies a major department or independent agency of the Federal government. Within the Treasury Account Symbol, this is used in conjunction with the main account code, the Agency Code represents the department, agency or establishment of the U.S. Government that is responsible for the Treasury Account Symbol. This attribute will be replaced by AgencyIdentifier.
BureauName[0..1] String [0, 100]The name of the Bureau.
LegislativeBureauCode[0..1] [0-9]{2,3}The Treausry code that identifies a major sub-organization of the agency, sometimes called an administration, service, or agency. (Not all agencies have bureaus.)
BudgetBureauCode[0..1] [0-9]{2,3}The Office of Management and Budget code that identifies a major sub-organization of the agency, sometimes called an administration, service, or agency. (Not all agencies have bureaus.)
LegacyBureauCode[0..1] [0-9]{2,3}This is the Treasury's legacy code that identifies an organizational level of the Federal government falling under an agency, to which agency locations may be assigned. This will be replaced by Legislative Bureau Code
AgencyLocationCode[0..1] [0-9]{8}Identifies the accounting office within an agency that reports disbursements and collections to Treasury.
OfficeLocationCode[0..1] String [0, 40]A code assigned by the agency and will hold the ALC+2, ALC+4 data.

For help, please contact the Treasury FMS Enterprise Data Architecture team.
Last Updated: 2010-01-05T07:06:16.687-05:00