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Statement of Administration Policy: S. 689 - African Famine Relief and Recovery Act

March 20, 1985

STATEMENT OF ADMINISTRATION POLICY

(House)
(Senators Lugar (R) Indiana and Pell (D) Rhode Island)

The Administration commends the House for taking rapid action to address the urgent needs for emergency food aid and disaster assistance in the drought-stricken countries of Africa.

The Administration would not oppose enactment of S. 689 provided that the bill is not amended on the House floor to: (1) increase funding levels; (2) decrease flexibility in the use of funds; or (3) include any other way extraneous amendments.

Ronald Reagan, Statement of Administration Policy: S. 689 - African Famine Relief and Recovery Act Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/327080