Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals

May 19, 1983

To the Congress of the United States:

In accordance with the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, I herewith report one new deferral of budget authority totaling $2,750,000 and two increases to previously reported deferrals, increasing the amounts deferred by $57,047,000.

The deferrals affect Energy Activities, the Department of Justice, and the Railroad Retirement Board.

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

Ronald Reagan

The White House,

May 19, 1983.

Note: The reports detailing the deferrals are printed in the Federal Register of May 24, 1983.