Subchapter I Generally

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 42 > Chapter 1

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • States: as used in this chapter , shall be held to include the District of Columbia. See 42 USC 27