IMPOUNDMENT CONTROL ACT: Use and Impact of Rescission Procedures

Poling, Susan A.
December 2009
GAO Reports;12/16/2009, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article discusses the use and impact of the rescission procedures under the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 (ICA) in the U.S. It explores the role of the ICA in tightening congressional control over presidential impoundments. It also offers insights on statistical data regarding rescissions planned and enacted since the enactment of the ICA in 1974.


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