H.R.4774 - Line Item Veto and Appropriation Rescission Act of 198498th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Patterson, Jerry M. [D-CA-38] (Introduced 02/07/1984)|
|Committees:||House - Government Operations; Rules|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/14/1984 Referred to Subcommittee on Legislation and National Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4774 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/07/1984)
Line Item Veto and Appropriation Rescission Act of 1984 - Permits the President to rescind any line item appropriation which he determines will not be required to carry out the full objectives or scope of programs for which it is provided. Permits such a rescission for general fiscal policy or other reasons as well. Requires the President to transmit a specified report to Congress before actually effecting such a rescission.
Permits the Congress to enact legislation disapproving such rescission or line item veto appropriations.