Public Papers

Message to the Congress Reporting Budget Deferrals


To the Congress of the United States:

In accordance with the Impoundment Control Act of 1974, I herewith report five revised deferrals of budget authority now totaling 9,663,811.

The deferrals affect programs in the Departments of Agriculture, Defense-Civil, Energy, Health and Human Services-Social Security Administration, and Justice.

The details of the deferrals are contained in the enclosed report.

George Bush

The White House,

April 18, 1989.

Note: The attachments detailing the deferrals were printed in the ``Federal Register'' of April 27.