TITLE

Effects of Certain Funding Provisions on Grant Awards

AUTHOR(S)
Crosse, Marcia
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;9/18/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the funding provisions under the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency Act of 1990 (CARE Act). It reviews the documents on CARE Act and examines the Part A and B grants for HIV/AIDS services and AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAP). Findings of the study indicate that 47 out of 59 Part B grantees use their name-based HIV case counts to establish funding under CARE Act for fiscal year 2009.
ACCESSION #
44537394

 

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