Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Rescissions

February 6, 1985

To the Congress of the United States:

In accordance with the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, I herewith report 226 rescission proposals totaling $371,994,000.

These rescissions are proposed pursuant to the Deficit Reduction Act of 1984, and affect International Development Assistance programs, Peace Corps programs, Overseas Private Investment Corporation programs, programs in the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Defense-Civil, Education, Energy, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, Interior, Justice, Labor, State, Transportation, and Treasury, as well as programs in the Environmental Protection Agency, General Services Administration, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Personnel Management, Small Business Administration, Veterans Administration, ACTION, Federal Emergency Management Agency, National Archives and Records Administration, National Labor Relations Board, National Science Foundation, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Tennessee Valley Authority and the United States Information Agency.

The details of the rescission proposals are contained in the attached reports.

Ronald Reagan

The White House,

February 6, 1985.

Note: The attachments detailing the proposed rescissions were printed in the Federal Register of February 14.