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President's Ninth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1985
OGC-85-13: Published: Jul 2, 1985. Publicly Released: Jul 2, 1985.
Pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President's ninth special message for fiscal year 1985 was submitted to Congress on May 16, 1985.The special message proposed two new rescission proposals totalling approximately $37.5 million, two new deferrals totalling $24 million, and a revised deferral totalling $32.3 million. GAO identified no additional information that would be useful to...
B-202472: Published: Mar 25, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
The President has recently proposed, under the Impoundment Control Act, that a portion of funds appropriated to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting be rescinded. GAO was asked about the legality of the President's rescission proposal, and whether there was any bar to Congress' acting this year to reduce the Corporation's fiscal year 1982 appropriation. The Corporation was established as a nonp...
Award of Grant by Education
B-204905: Published: Nov 2, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
GAO was asked whether the Department of Education's failure to award a grant to an education improvement program beginning in March 1981 constituted an impoundment of funds. The issue became moot on September 30, 198l, when Education awarded the grant. Under the award, the program may recover grant program expenses which it incurred from March 1981 through the date of the award. The failure to fun...
Director of OMB Compliance With Title 38 of U.S. Code
B-198103: Published: Apr 27, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
A GAO opinion was requested as to whether the Director of the Office of Management and Budget was in compliance with the section of the United States Code which requires the Director to provide authority and funds to the Veterans Administration to employ the number of personnel for which Congress appropriated funds under the appropriations for medical care, medical and prosthetic research, and med...
President's Seventh Special Message for Fiscal Year 1985
OGC-85-10: Published: May 22, 1985. Publicly Released: May 22, 1985.
Pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President's seventh special message for fiscal year 1985 was submitted to Congress on March 1, 1985.The special message proposed six new deferrals totalling $58.9 million and four revised deferrals totalling about $110 million. GAO believes that the proposed deferrals are in accordance with existing authority. GAO identified no further informati...
President's Sixth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1985
OGC-85-7: Published: Apr 12, 1985. Publicly Released: Apr 12, 1985.
GAO reported on the President's sixth special message for fiscal year 1985 pursuant to the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974.The special message proposed 16 new rescission proposals totalling $1,047,089,569, 9 revised rescission proposals totalling $386,829,000, 21 new deferrals of budget authority totalling $1,249,016,539, and 8 revised deferrals of budget authority totalli...
Lapsed Budget Authority--Fiscal Year 1981
AFMD-84-54: Published: May 29, 1984. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1984.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reported on the total amount of lapsed budget authority for executive branch departments and agencies during fiscal year 1981, focusing on the reasons for lapsed budget authority and whether any of the lapsed funds should have been reported to Congress as rescissions.GAO found that, in the accounts reviewed, lapsed funds were caused by: (1) programmatic cha...
Status of Budget Authority Proposed for Rescission in President's Sixth Special Message for FY 1984
OGC-84-10: Published: Apr 6, 1984. Publicly Released: Apr 6, 1984.
The President's sixth special message for fiscal year 1984 proposed nine rescissions of budget authority.GAO confirmed that on March 28, 1984, the budget authority covered by eight of the rescission proposals was apportioned by the Office of Management and Budget. The funds covered by the remaining rescission proposal were an advance appropriation not available until fiscal year 1986. Therefore, n...
Status of Budget Authority Rescission Proposed in President's Fourth Special Message for FY 1984
OGC-84-9: Published: Mar 26, 1984. Publicly Released: Mar 26, 1984.
GAO reported on the status of the President's proposed rescission of budget obligations that had been made available for Occupational Safety and Health Administration salaries and expenses. Since Congress did not act on the proposal within the period prescribed by applicable legislation, the budget authority was apportioned for the salaries and expenses...
Report of Withholding of Budget Authority Provided for Grants for the Education of Immigrant Children
OGC-84-8: Published: Mar 23, 1984. Publicly Released: Mar 23, 1984.
Pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act, GAO reported a withholding of $30 million in budget authority provided for grants for the education of immigrant children, which the President previously had not reported to Congress as required by the act.Because it appears that there are no plans to obligate the funds before they expire at the end of fiscal year (FY) 1984, GAO reported the withholding as...