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The President's Tenth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1982
OGC-82-13: Published: May 24, 1982. Publicly Released: May 24, 1982.
Pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President's tenth special message for fiscal year 1982 was transmitted to Congress on March 18, 1982.The special message proposed one rescission of budget authority, five new deferrals, and revisions of two previously reported deferrals. Except as noted, the proposed deferrals are in accordance with the existing authority. GAO identified informa...
Coast Guard's Plans for Obligating Acquisition, Construction, and Improvement Funds
117651: Feb 26, 1982
The Coast Guard was appropriated a total of $684 million for acquisition, construction, and improvements during fiscal years 1982 and 1983. This was nearly $200 million less than its budget request. Of this amount, $175 million is restricted for use in its Drug Interdiction Program. The Coast Guard has consistently stated that additional funds are needed to replace its aging fleet and to effective...
President's Fifth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1982
OGC-82-5: Published: Dec 23, 1981. Publicly Released: Dec 23, 1981.
GAO reviewed the President's fifth special message for fiscal year 1982, which proposed one rescission of budget authority totaling $20.4 million and nine deferrals of budget authority totaling $132 million. The President proposed a rescission of $20.5 million from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting's funds.The funds proposed for rescission are not currently being withheld because the funds a...
Status Report on Budget Authority That Was Proposed for Rescission
OGC-82-1: Published: Oct 28, 1981. Publicly Released: Oct 28, 1981.
GAO reviewed the status of the budget authority that was proposed for rescission, but for which Congress failed to pass a rescission bill as defined in the Impoundment Control Act.In its review, GAO found that the funds for the SRC-II coal liquefaction project, which were earmarked for rescission in the President's twelfth special message, have been apportioned to the Department of Energy's (DOE)...
Budget Authority Proposed for Rescission
OGC-81-17: Published: Sep 24, 1981. Publicly Released: Sep 24, 1981.
In his eleventh special message for fiscal year 1981, the President proposed six rescissions in budget authority. Applicable legislation requires that funds proposed for rescission be made available for obligation, unless Congress completes action on a rescission bill within the 45-day period of continuous congressional session following the day such proposal is received by Congress.For these prop...
President's Twelfth Special Message for FY 1981
OGC-81-15: Published: Aug 17, 1981. Publicly Released: Aug 17, 1981.
The President's twelfth special message concerning fiscal year 1981 was transmitted to Congress.The special message proposed a new rescission of $173.0 million, 10 new deferrals totalling $495.1 million, and revisions to four previously reported deferrals totalling $76.4 million. Based on the current legislative calendar, the fiscal year will expire before the end of the 45-day period of continuou...
Federal Payment to the District of Columbia: Experience Since Home Rule and Analysis of Proposals for Change
GGD-81-67: Published: Apr 23, 1981. Publicly Released: Apr 23, 1981.
In 1973, Congress passed the home rule legislation that set up the District of Columbia's first elected government, which took office in 1975. This legislation increased the District's Federal payment authorization so that presently about $300 million, or 21 percent, of the District's operating budget comes from a direct Federal payment. Congress is faced with the issues of whether to increase the...
President's Sixth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1980
OGC-80-9: Published: Mar 31, 1980. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1980.
The President's sixth special message for fiscal year 1980 proposed a rescission of appropriated funds earmarked for the construction of the Department of Energy's Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in southeastern New Mexico. However, funds proposed for rescission must be made available for obligation if the rescission bill is not passed by Congress prior to the expiration of the 45-day congressional co...
Appropriated Funds for Prosecution of Nazi War Criminals
108908: Mar 28, 1979
Use of $2 million in funds appropriated to the Department of Justice (DOJ) for the express purpose of prosecuting Nazi war criminals was discussed. Delay by DOJ in making the funds available to the special litigation unit together with hiring and other program limitations will result in at least $334,500 of the annual budget authority not being used during fiscal year 1979. Pursuant to the Impound...
Proposed Rescission of Budget Authority Provided to the Department of Labor
OGC-79-2: Published: Oct 17, 1978. Publicly Released: Oct 17, 1978.
The President's 11th special message for fiscal year 1978 pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 proposed the rescission of $10.8 million in annual budget authority that had been provided to the Department of Labor. The funds were appropriated for the Employment and Training Administration's implementation of the Community Service Employment Program for Older Americans. The total amount l...