The President's Fifteenth Special Message for Fiscal Year 1982Gao ID: OGC-82-20 August 19, 1982
Pursuant to the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974, the President's fifteenth special message for fiscal year 1982 was transmitted to Congress.
The special message proposed two rescissions of budget authority totaling $63.6 million and a revision to one deferral previously reported which increased the amount deferred by $61.1 million. The agencies involved in the proposed rescissions are the Department of the Interior, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Transportation. GAO reviewed the special message and found that the proposed deferral is in accordance with existing authority.