§ 3796ee Program authorized
§ 3796ee-1 Tribal grant program authorized
§ 3796ee-2 Grant eligibility
§ 3796ee-3 Allocation and distribution of funds
§ 3796ee-4 Guidelines
§ 3796ee-5 Payment requirements
§ 3796ee-6 Utilization of private sector
§ 3796ee-7 Administrative provisions
§ 3796ee-8 Assessment reports
§ 3796ee-9 Definitions
§ 3796ee-10 Authorization of appropriations

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 42 > Chapter 46 > Subchapter XII–F

  • Attorney General: means the Attorney General of the United States or his designee. See 42 USC 3791
  • chief judge: The judge who has primary responsibility for the administration of a court but also decides cases; chief judges are determined by seniority.
  • construction: means the erection, acquisition, renovation, repairs, remodeling, or expansion of new or existing buildings or other physical facilities, and the acquisition or installation of initial equipment therefor. See 42 USC 3791
  • contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • county: includes a parish, or any other equivalent subdivision of a State or Territory of the United States. See 1 USC 2
  • court: means a tribunal recognized as a part of the judicial branch of a State or of its local government units. See 42 USC 3791
  • criminal justice: means activities pertaining to crime prevention, control, or reduction, or the enforcement of the criminal law, including, but not limited to, police efforts to prevent, control, or reduce crime or to apprehend criminals, including juveniles, activities of courts having criminal jurisdiction, and related agencies (including but not limited to prosecutorial and defender services, juvenile delinquency agencies and pretrial service or release agencies), activities of corrections, probation, or parole authorities and related agencies assisting in the rehabilitation, supervision, and care of criminal offenders, and programs relating to the prevention, control, or reduction of narcotic addiction and juvenile delinquency. See 42 USC 3791
  • evaluation: means the administration and conduct of studies and analyses to determine the impact and value of a project or program in accomplishing the statutory objectives of this chapter. See 42 USC 3791
  • evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Indian Tribe: has the meaning given the term "Indian tribe" in section 450b(e) of title 25. See 42 USC 3791
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See 1 USC 8
  • jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • population: means total resident population based on data compiled by the United States Bureau of the Census and referable to the same point or period in time. See 42 USC 3791
  • probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • State: means any State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands: Provided, That for the purposes of section 3755(a) of this title, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands shall be considered as one state 1 and that for these purposes 67 per centum of the amounts allocated shall be allocated to American Samoa, and 33 per centum to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. See 42 USC 3791
  • unit of local government: means --(A) any city, county, township, town, borough, parish, village, or other general purpose political subdivision of a State. See 42 USC 3791