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Budget Estimates for Fiscal Year 1980 and Supplemental Appropriation Request for Fiscal Year 1979
108687: Feb 28, 1979
The financial requirements necessary to carry out the responsibilities of GAO for fiscal year (FY) 1980 were presented. An increased level of funding is required to meet the workload increase GAO must meet in FY 1980. Statutory changes broadened the scope of the GAO overall responsibilities and expanded specific responsibilities. An increase in resources is necessary to meet the new demands and ma...
Proposed Deferrals Pursuant to Impoundment Control Act of 1974
OGC-79-5: Published: Jan 11, 1979. Publicly Released: Jan 11, 1979.
The President has transmitted his third special message for fiscal year 1979 to the Congress pursuant to Federal law. The message proposed 10 new budget deferrals totalling about $111 million, and revisions to four previously proposed deferrals...
President's First Special Message for Fiscal Year 1979 Containing 30 Deferral Proposals
OGC-79-3: Published: Oct 31, 1978. Publicly Released: Oct 31, 1978.
The President's first special message for fiscal year 1979 pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 contains 30 deferral proposals affecting a total of $1,178.2 million in budget authority for the Departments of Agriculture; Commerce; Defense; Health, Education, and Welfare; Interior; Justice; State; Transportation; and Treasury; the General Services Administration; the Foreign Claims Settl...
President's Seventh Special Message for Fiscal Year 1978
OGC-78-9: Published: Mar 24, 1978. Publicly Released: Mar 24, 1978.
The President's seventh special message to the Congress for fiscal year 1978 pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 proposed one new deferral and a revision to a previously reported deferral for the following Forest Service, Department of Agriculture, activities: timber salvage sales, expenses, and brush disposal. The information provided in the proposal was correct and actions proposed w...
Comments on Forty-Two Proposed Deferrals of Budget Authority Contained in the President's Second Special Message for Fiscal Year 1978
OGC-78-1: Published: Oct 21, 1977. Publicly Released: Oct 21, 1977.
The President's second special message to Congress for fiscal year 1978 contained 42 deferral proposals affecting a total of $1,480,612,000 in budget authority. Information provided in the deferral proposals for the following agencies is correct, and the actions being proposed in these cases have been clearly and accurately stated: the Department of Agriculture; the Department of Commerce; the Dep...
Impoundments Proposed in the President's 18th Special Message for Fiscal Year 1977
OGC-77-28: Published: Sep 14, 1977. Publicly Released: Sep 14, 1977.
The President's 18th special message for fiscal year 1977 that was transmitted to the Congress pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 included a proposed deferral of funds for the Energy Research and Development Administration and a revision to a previously transmitted deferral of funds for the Department of the Treasury.On July 28, 1977, the Comptroller General reported the deferral of $...
OGC-77-19: Published: Jun 13, 1977. Publicly Released: Jun 13, 1977.
According to the GAO analysis, the information provided in the President's 12th special message to Congress for fiscal year 1977 concerning impoundments and supplementary deferral is correct, and the actions proposed have been clearly and accurately stated.8roposed are a rescission of $126.2 million for shipbuilding and conversion in the Department of the Navy; revisions to two previously transmit...
Review of the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 after 2 Years
OGC-77-20: Published: Jun 3, 1977. Publicly Released: Jun 3, 1977.
GAO has had to report comparatively few unreported impoundments, and the overall quality of impoundment reports has improved since the first Presidential "special message" was sent to the Congress.Generally, the President has complied with the language and spirit of the Impoundment Control Act, although some impoundments either were not reported to the Congress or were reported so late that the pu...
Impoundments: Comments on the Seventh Special Message for Fiscal Year 1977
OGC-77-11: Published: Feb 17, 1977. Publicly Released: Feb 17, 1977.
Nine new rescissions and eight new deferrals were proposed in the President's seventh special message for fiscal year 1977.The funds currently sought for rescission (R77-5) were included in an earlier deferral (D77-38). The sums deferred have been reduced by the amount of the proposed rescission. The rescission proposal R77-9, involving funds for Naval shipbuilding and conversion, includes some fu...
OGC-77-1: Published: Oct 4, 1976. Publicly Released: Oct 4, 1976.
The President's 22nd special message for Fiscal Year 1976 and the Transition Quarter that was transmitted to the Congress pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 contains the following two supplementary reports: (1) D76-86B, "Department of Defense: Military Construction," and (2) D76-9B, "Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Education: Higher Education."D76-86B increases...