TITLE

PRINCIPLES OF FEDERAL APPROPRIATIONS LAW: Annual Update of the Third Edition

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;3/11/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the annual update of the third edition of the Principles of Federal Appropriations Law by the U.S. Government Accountability Office. It provides insights on the legal framework of the law, as well as agency regulations and administrative discretion, and the availability of appropriations in terms of purpose and time. It also further discusses the obligation of the appropriations, the continuing resolution, and federal assistance.
ACCESSION #
48881611

 

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