Posts Tagged ‘appropriations’

Accountability Requirements for Certain Entities that Receive Appropriations from Local Governments

Friday, September 7th, 2012

As discussed in a previous post, local governments have broad authority to appropriate monies to private entities (including nonprofits, corporations, associations, and individuals). The monies, however, must be expended by the private entities only on projects, services, or activities that the local government could have supported directly. In other words, if a municipality or county […]