Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals

October 1, 1984

To the Congress of the United States:

In accordance with the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, I herewith report two new deferrals of budget authority for 1984 totaling $299,000,000, and fourteen new deferrals of budget authority totaling $1,298,662,275 and one new deferral of outlays totaling $19,900,000 for 1985. The 1984 deferrals affect the Funds Appropriated to the President. The 1985 deferrals affect the Funds Appropriated to the President; the Departments of Agriculture, Defense, Health and Human Services, Interior, Transportation, and Treasury; the Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation, and the Railroad Retirement Board.

The details of these deferrals are contained in the attached report.

Ronald Reagan

The White House,

October 1, 1984.

Note: The attachment detailing the deferrals is printed in the Federal Register of October 5.