The White House
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Letter from the President -- Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as Amended
TEXT OF A LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT
TO THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE
August 4, 2014
Dear Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)
I hereby designate as an emergency requirement all funding so designated by the Congress in the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Resolution, 2014, pursuant to section 251(b)(2)(A)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985, as amended, for the following account: "Department of Defense—Procurement—Procurement, Defense-Wide."
The details of this action are set forth in the enclosed memorandum from the Director of the Office of Management and Budget.