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Budget Guide for Jail Administrators - Part 1: Developing the Budget

Accession Number: 
017626
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Budget Guide for Jail Administrators - Part 1: Developing the Budget Cover

Designed for jail administrators, this guide discusses the elements of an effective process for budgeting both capital and operational jail expenses. This document contains the following sections:

  • An effective budget process;
  • Cooperative effort within the budget process;
  • Budget preparation -- information and materials;
  • Jail budget development -- needs assessment, estimating budget expenditures, preparing the budget document, submitting the budget package, presenting the budget, and the dynamic interaction in the budget process;
  • Glossary of key budget terms;
  • And sample budget forms and worksheets.

 

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Publication Year: 
2002
Length: 
41 p.
Author(s): 
Sponsor(s): 
National Institute of Corrections (NIC) (Washington, DC)
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