It will also study new capital projects not currently included within the public budget, and present its recommendations to the Executive Committee, as well as reviewing areas related to additional financial appropriation requests
and amendments to the projects' scopes.
Senate Bill 93 would require all agenciesto justify every dollar in their appropriation requests
on a four-year rolling basis.
As Lee put it, "There's a gun to the head of the lobbyist to launder some of that money back to the political party via a contribution." He also said that a comity in his district recently found many of its appropriation requests
bottled up in a subcommittee and then was told file subcommittee chair wanted the county to hire a particular lobbyist, who in turn was a major donor to file chair's campaigns.
The Certificates of Participation (COPs) are secured by the board's covenant to include in its annual operating budget appropriation requests
to the Illinois General Assembly, a request for funds sufficient to pay debt service that are payable from state appropriations.
"When we get appropriation requests
at the ministry, we allocate funds for them on the same week."
On Tuesday, the Finance Ministry announced its guidelines for budget appropriation requests
to cap the nation's general account spending.
Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor, D-Ark., both have pending appropriation requests
of $650,000 for the 2010 fiscal year to go to Lions to be used to finalize the design and engineering work for its new facilities.
In vetoing the funding, Perry added insult to injury by accusing the colleges of submitting fraudulent appropriation requests
, despite repeated warnings from the state.
The document summarizes appropriation requests
by program, and includes a Performance Plan across four strategies: (1) Sustaining Heritage, Culture and Knowledge; (2) Enhancing Learning and Innovation; (3) Building Profession Capacity; and (4) Attaining Excellence in Federal Management, Operations and Service.
The Administration had asked lawmakers to launch somewhat similar crisis funds in several recent emergency supplemental and Foreign Operations appropriation requests
, proposals that were rejected in each case.
Here are all these patient advocacy groups working on Congress to push open access, the same groups that the NIH can always count on to support their appropriation requests
. What will happen when those patient advocacy groups come to the NIH/NLM crying for immediate release of research studies?