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Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals

May 18, 1982

To the Congress of the United States:

In accordance with the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, I herewith report revisions to six deferrals previously reported, increasing the amount deferred by $7.5 million.

The deferrals affect programs in the Departments of Commerce, Health and Human Services, and Justice as well as the Small Business Administration.

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


The White House,

May 18, 1982.

Note: The attachments detailing the deferrals are printed in the Federal Register of May 24, 1982.

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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