Accession Number : ADA315369

Title :   United States General Accounting Office. Report to the Chairman, Committee on Economic and Educational Opportunities House of Representatives. Block Grants Characteristics, Experience, and Lessons Learned.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC HEALTH EDUCATION AND HUMAN SERVICES D IV

PDF Url : ADA315369

Report Date : 09 FEB 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 58

Abstract : This report summarizes information on federal block grant programs, assesses the experience of the states operating under them and identifies lessons learned that can be useful to the Congress as it considers creating a new set of block grants.

Descriptors :   *ALLOCATIONS, *GRANTS, REQUIREMENTS, CONGRESS, POLICIES, LESSONS LEARNED, EDUCATION, HUMAN RESOURCES, JOB TRAINING, STATISTICS, COST ESTIMATES, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, MEDICAL SERVICES, LEGISLATION, FAMILIES(HUMAN), FEDERAL BUDGETS, SOCIAL WELFARE, STATE GOVERNMENT, HOUSING PROJECTS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE