Message to the Congress Reporting Rescissions of Budget Authority
To the Congress of the United States:
In accordance with section 1012 of the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 (2 U.S.C. 683), I herewith report 38 rescissions of budget authority, totaling $15.4 billion.
The proposed rescissions affect programs of the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Energy, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, Justice, Labor, State, Transportation, and the Treasury, as well as of the Corporation for National and Community Service, Environmental Protection Agency, Railroad Retirement Board, the Millennium Challenge Corporation, and the United States Agency for International Development.
The details of these rescissions are set forth in the enclosed letter from the Director of the Office of Management and Budget.
DONALD J. TRUMP
The White House,
May 8, 2018.
Donald J. Trump, Message to the Congress Reporting Rescissions of Budget Authority Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/333016