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Appropriation

An assignment of money to a department, project or something else. For example, a government may appropriate a certain amount of money to its defense department to fund the department's operations for a year.

appropriation

(1) Taking private land for public use,as by condemnation. (2) Taking public property for private use,such as using water from a navigable river for irrigation purposes. (3) Legislatively designating government funds for a project.

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The 2019 Appropriation Bill will now be sent to the National Council of Provinces for consideration.
Noor Alam Khan, will examine the appropriation accounts 2016-17 and audit report for year 2017-18.
'The President has not yet signed this bill which is so critical to an orderly appropriation process.
The SB was proposed by Councilor Danilo Dayanghirang, chair on the committee of finance, ways, and means and appropriations.
44/2008 on the economic activities carried out by authorized natural persons (free lancers, self-employed persons), individual companies and family associations (8), legal regulationregulating the patrimony by appropriation as well.
None of the regular appropriations bills have been enacted as of the date of this report.
The expenditure of an appropriation must be for a particular statutory purpose, or necessary and incident to proper execution of the general purpose of the appropriation.
The High Court accepted that all the moneys received by the Commonwealth formed part of the CRF and required an appropriation to be disbursed.
He said the appropriations committee hopes to finish the budget hearings by second week of September and start plenary deliberations, as soon as the panel approves its committee report.
She said the validity of the MOOE and CO appropriations should be extended to benefit the people, lamenting the non-implementation of projects and programs for the delivery of basic services.
Joey Salceda has expressed desire to chair the House committee on appropriations in the coming 18th Congress.
Senate Appropriations Chair Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) remains interested in a September omnibus bill that would package all or several bills into one, but the odds seem to favor the House Republicans' preference for a continuing resolution until the new Congress takes office.

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