Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals

December 7, 1982

To the Congress of the United States:

I hereby withdraw my message transmitted on December 6, 1982 (H. Doc. 97 - 261) under the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 by which 11 deferrals were reported, and I report herewith 13 new deferrals of fiscal year 1983 funds totaling $1,569,870,000 and three revisions to existing deferrals increasing the amount deferred by $1,173,257,000.

The deferrals are for programs in International Security Assistance and the Departments of Defense-Military, Energy, Housing and Urban Development, Interior, and Treasury, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Veterans' Administration, and the Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin.

The details of each deferral are contained in the attached reports.

Ronald Reagan

The White House,

December 7, 1982.

Note: The attachments detailing the deferrals are printed in the Federal Register of December 10, 1982.