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Frequently Asked Questions

If you are looking for the definition of terms such as Access Group, Cash Flow Profile, ALC, BETC, and so on, go to the Governmentwide Accounting Glossary.

If your agency is not yet using SAM, see Getting Started.

If your agency is using SAM and you need access, contact your SAM Local Security Administrator.

If you only need access to information about Agency Location Codes (ALC), you may be given limited access to SAM as a Data Downloader.

See the page about SAM agency user roles to understand where you may fit as a SAM user.

Last modified 01/31/23