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Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals

June 02, 1982

To the Congress of the United States:

In accordance with the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, I herewith report seven new deferrals totaling $14.5 million and revisions to two deferrals previously reported increasing the amount deferred by $140.5 million.

The deferrals affect programs in the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Interior and Labor as well as the Board for International Broadcasting, the International Communication Agency, the Railroad Retirement Board and the Small Business Administration.

The details of each deferral are contained in the attached reports.


The White House,

June 2, 1982.

Note: The attachments detailing the deferrals are printed in the Federal Register of June 8, 1982.

The text of the message was released by the Office of the Press Secretary on June 3.

Ronald Reagan, Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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