Description: TO PASS H. J. RES. 345, A RESOLUTION MAKING FURTHER CONTINUING APPROPRIATIONS FOR FISCAL YEAR 1973.
Bill summary: (LATEST SUMMARY)
Extends the resolution making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 1973 until June 30, 1973. Amends P.L. 92-334, 571.
Provides that obligations may be increased for the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission at not to exceed the annual rate of $6,224,000 during the period beginning February 16, 1973, and ending June 30, 1973.
Repeals provisions prohibiting expenditures by the Treasury Department for Customs preclearance activities in any country which does not
grant to the United States Customs officers the same authority to search, seize, and arrest which such officers have in connectionwith persons, baggage, and cargo arriving in the United States. Repeals P.L. 92-351, section 102.
Requires the President to transmit to the Congress a quarterly report on funds impounded during that period, containing the following information with respect to each impoundment: (1) the amount of the funds impounded; (2) the date on which the funds were ordered to be impounded; (3) the date the funds were impounded; (4) any department or establishment of the Government to which such impounded funds would have been available for obligation except for such impoundment; (5) the period of time during which the funds are to be impounded; (6) the reasons for the impoundment; and (7) to the maximum extent practicable, the estimated fiscal, economic, and budgetary effect of the impoundment.
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Bill titles: Joint resolution making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1973, and for other purposes.
Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 119-27, p. H1020;
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