§ 5-501 Director of Management and Budget; Access to Agencies
§ 5-502 Departmental Estimates; Duplicates
§ 5-503 Departmental Estimates; Preparation
§ 5-504 Departmental Estimates; Necessity for Funds Requested
§ 5-505 When the Director of Management and Budget Is to Prepare Departmental Estimate
§ 5-506 Departmental Estimates; Form Of
§ 5-507 The Budget; Details
§ 5-508 The Budget; Miscellaneous Revenues Appropriated for Specific Purposes
§ 5-509 Items to Be Included in Annual Budget
§ 5-510 Payment of Certain Moneys From General Fund

Terms Used In New York Laws > New York City Administrative Code > Title 5 > Chapter 4

  • 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
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC