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- Revenue Sharing extension requested. // LJ: Library Journal;6/1/1975, Vol. 100 Issue 12, p1174
Reports on the request by United States President Gerald Ford to the U.S. Congress to enact legislation authorizing the extension of the general Revenue Sharing (RS) program through September 1982. Ford's plans to change the distribution of RS funds; Aim to include libraries in the priority...
- PERMANENT FUND. // Alaska Almanac;2006, Issue 30, p170
An encyclopedia entry for the Alaska Permanent Fund is presented. In 1976 Alaska voters approved a constitutional amendment to establish the Alaska Permanent Fund. The amendment provides that at least 25% of all mineral lease rentals, royalties, royalty sales proceeds, federal mineral...
- Resource revenue sharing bill stalled in committee. Young, George // Ontario Birchbark;Sep2005, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p1
The article focuses on the First Nations Resource Revenue Sharing Act, 2004, that would guarantee First Nations a share in the revenues from natural resources extracted from their traditional lands. Under the act, representatives of resource companies, First Nations, the provincial government...
- Revenue Sharing. Savage, David G. // Education Digest;Oct1979, Vol. 45 Issue 2, p62
This article presents information on a report issued jointly by the U.S. Department of Commerce and Department of Treasury, according to which, federal revenue sharing pumps about $1.2 billion a year into state and local education programs. In 1977, states got $2.3 billion in revenue sharing to...
- Michigan Lawmakers Overturn Veto of Revenue-Sharing Funds. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;8/15/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31450, p33
Reports the lawmakers disapproval on the veto of governor John Engler for the revenue-sharing funds in Michigan. Need for the approval of the ballot initiatives; Maintenance of the fiscal health; Relief of the local governments on the restoration of the funding.
- Angry Council Calls For Override Of Engler Veto. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;8/5/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p7
Reports on the negative reactions of Grand Rapids local officials on the decision of Michigan governor John Engler to eliminate $845 million in statutory revenue sharing funds. Call for state lawmakers to override the governor's veto; Allegation that the veto violated a partnership that state...
- More revenues sharing means more broken promises. Kurk, Neal M. // New Hampshire Business Review;10/29/93, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p22
Opinion. Comments on the revenue sharing between New Hampshire's state government and its municipalities. Reduction of the municipalities' share of state tax revenues as a result of broken state promises; Increases in meals and rooms revenues for municipalities by 1996; Decline in loophole...
- State's share of Indians' casino funds ends June 30. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;06/21/99, Vol. 15 Issue 25, p4
Focuses on Michigan officials and American Indian tribes' formation of an agreement to end a revenue-sharing arrangement. Creation of new tribal casinos in northern Michigan; End to the tribes' exclusivity to operate slots and video games; Cutoff date.
- Revenue Sharing Funds Are Back, But For Long? Emrich, Anne Bond // Grand Rapids Business Journal;8/19/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 33, p7
Reports on challenges facing revenue sharing funds in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Ballot proposals; Effect of compulsory binding arbitration for state employees on state personnel costs; Cost of the passage of the proposals; Infrastructure improvements in the city.