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Cumulative Report on Rescissions and Deferrals

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Section 1014(e) of the Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 (Public Law 93-344) requires a monthly report listing all budget authority for the current fiscal year for which, as of the first day of the month, a special message had been transmitted to Congress.

This report gives the status, as of April 1, 2000, of three rescission proposals and two deferrals contained in one special message for FY 2000. The message was transmitted to Congress on February 9, 2000.

Rescissions (Attachments A and C)

As of April 1, 2000, three rescission proposals totaling $128 million have been transmitted to the Congress. Attachment C shows the status of the FY 2000 rescission proposals.

Deferrals (Attachments B and D)

As of April 1, 2000, $726 million in budget authority was being deferred from obligation. Attachment D shows the status of each deferral reported during FY 2000.

Information From Special Message

The special message containing information on the rescission proposals and deferrals that are covered by this cumulative report are printed in the edition of the Federal Register cited below: 65 FR 9017, Wednesday, February 23, 2000.

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Jacob J. Lew,


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Attachment A.—Status of FY 2000 Rescissions

[in millions of dollars]

Budgetary resources
Rescissions proposed by the President128.0
Rejected by the Congress
Currently before the Congress for less than 45 days128.0

Attachment B.—Status of FY 2000 Deferrals

[in millions of dollars]

Budgetary resources
Deferrals proposed by the President1,622.0
Routine Executive releases through April 1, 2000−896.0
(OMB/Agency releases of $896.0 million)
Overturned by the Congress
Currently before the Congress726.0

Attachment C.—Status of FY 2000 Rescission Proposals—As of April 1, 2000

[Amounts in thousands of dollars]

Agency/bureau/accountRescission No.Amounts pending before CongressDate of messagePreviously withheld and made availableDate made availableAmount rescindedCongressional action
Less than 45 daysMore than 45 days
Department of Energy:
Atomic Energy Defense Activities: Defense Environmental Restoration and Waste ManagementR00-113,0002-9-00(*)
Energy Programs: SPR Petroleum AccountR00-212,0002-9-00(*)
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Department of Housing and Urban Development:
Public and Indian housing: Housing Certificate FundR00-3103,0002-9-00(*)
Total, Rescissions128,000
* No funds are being withheld.

Attachment D.—Status of FY 2000 Deferrals—As of April 1, 2000

[Amounts in thousands of dollars]

Agency/bureau/accountDeferral No.Amounts TransmittedDate of messageReleases (−)Congressional actionCumulative adjustmentsAmount deferred as of 4-1-00
Original requestSubsequent change (+)Cumulative OMB/ agencyCongressionally required
Department of State:
Other: United States Emergency Refugee and Migration Assistance FundD00-1172,8582-9-0027,548145,310
International Assistance Programs:
International Security Assistance: Economic Support FundD99-21,449,1592-9-00868,450
Total, deferrals1,622,017895,998726,019
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[FR Doc. 00-9691 Filed 4-17-00; 8:45 am]