Status of Budget Authority Proposed for Rescission or Deferral
OGC-94-21: Published: Apr 7, 1994. Publicly Released: Apr 7, 1994.
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed 27 proposed rescissions of budget authority and three revised rescissions of budget authority included in the President's fourth special impoundment message for fiscal year 1994.
GAO found that: (1) 25 of the 27 proposed rescissions were in accordance with the Congressional Impoundment Control Act of 1974; and (2) Congress did not take any action on 5 of the proposed rescissions.