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Allocations 

The subdivisions of an appropriation into more detailed categories, such as business lines or responsibility centres, programs or objects of expenditure. Sometimes, spending is further broken down into allotments.

(Graham, Andrew. Financial Management in Canada’s Public Sector. Kingston, ON: School of Policy Studies, Queen’s University; Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2007)

 

     

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