Program and Budget Information on the President's Budget for FY 1984
PAD-83-24: Published: Feb 18, 1983. Publicly Released: Feb 18, 1983.
- Full Report:
GAO presented material for consideration in preparation of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee's views and estimates report on the President's fiscal year (FY) 1984 budget proposals.
GAO found that the FY 1984 budget proposes further spending restraints and emphasizes program reforms deemed to be priorities by the administration. Total FY 1984 budget authority will increase by $52.7 billion, or 6.2 percent net of receipts. Total outlays will increase by $43.3 billion, or about 5.4 percent, of net receipts. The budget for appropriation accounts and budget functions under the committee's jurisdiction reflects an increase of $90 million in outlays and $654 million in budget authority for FY 1984.