Block Grant


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Block Grant

A large amount of money that a national government gives to a regional government with only general parameters on how it should be spent. For example, the national government may fund a province's medical program, but leave the specifics to the province's own government.
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Ayaw natin na panay personal services lang, panay sweldo mapupunta yung block grant.
Traynor, the city's chief development officer, said any unexpended block grant money that exceeds the 1.
Component-wise Block grant in a year = (Students strength X Average component cost per student) + (Increase in component amount by indexing 2010-11 figures to the rate of inflation per annum)
The conservative Texas Public Policy Foundation had a strong hand in helping craft the language of the block grant proposal, which would request that the state be allowed to implement sliding scale subsidies for Medicaid recipients to purchase private health coverage.
Getting the Treasury to agree that Wales will be able to borrow, with no block grant deductions, is a big step forward.
said he did not know how a food stamp block grant proposal would be received in the House.
budget pressures forced the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to reduce funding for the block grant by 20 percent in the fourth quarter, which ended Sept.
The amount of the block grant would not keep up with the rising cost of health care, and block grants are very vulnerable to future cuts.
These include the Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds, the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program and several block grants.
Perhaps this is why Mr Jones was rehearsing his manifesto commitment on education was 1% above the percentage rise in the pounds 15bn block grant.
The other two projects the board will vote on will also be funded by the energy block grants about $1.
We need to have the mother of all negotiations to deal with the issue of the block grant and to oppose cuts.