Comptroller General of the United States Washington, D.C. 20548 B-237297.16 August 9, 1990 To the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives On June 26, 1990, the President submitted to the Congress his sixth special impoundment message for fiscal year 1990. This message revises the amounts of two deferrals previously reported. We have reviewed these deferrals and found them to be in accordance with the Impoundment Control Act, 2 U.S.C. S 681, as amended. Enclosure I provides specific information on the two revised deferrals which we believe will be useful to the Congress in its examination of the message. Enclosure II provides a list of the revised deferrals as reported by the President. N IllIIllI At%%l@Comptrollekj Geheral of the United States Enclosures - 2 142053 GAO/OGC-90-10 ENCLOSURE I COMMENTS ON TBE SIXTH SPECIAL MESSAGE FUNDS APPROPRIATED TO THE PRESIDENT D90-1C International Security Assistance Economic Support Fund Amount Deferred: $2,472,859,227 119/01037 110/11037 11x1037 1101037 According to OMB officials and the latest apportionment statements for these accounts, total budgetary resources are $4,224,659,907 and not $4,224,210,875 as reported in the message. According to OMB's latest cumulative reports dated June 9, 1990 and July 10, 1990, $1,648,324,000 of the deferral amount has been released. Thus, the amount currently deferred is $824,535,227 and not $2,472,859,227 as reported in the message. DEPARTMENT OF STATE D90-6B Bureau of Refugee Programs United States Emergency Refugee and Migration Assistance, Amount Deferred: $74,829,000 11x0040 According to the latest apportionment statement for this account, dated June 5, 1990, and OMB's latest cumulative report, submitted to the Congress on July 10, 1990, $31,950,000 of the deferred amount has been released. Thus, the amount currently deferred is $42,879,000 and not $74,829,000 as reported in the message. GAO/OGC-90-10
Impoundment Control: President's Sixth Special Message for FY 1990
Published by the Government Accountability Office on 1990-08-09.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)