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Budget Guide for Jail Administrators - Part 2: Managing the Budget

Accession Number: 
017628
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Designed for jail administrators, this guide provides an overview of jail budget management, along with relevant responsibilities and strategies. Key aspects of jail budget management examined include:

  • Budget implementation -- developing and using a plan to monitor expenditures;
  • Budget management -- monitoring, managing, and controlling expenditures while garnering support;
  • Jail revenue monitoring and management -- developing revenue plans;
  • Performance monitoring -- establishing targets;
  • Management through budget crisis -- factors influencing increased, decreased, or insufficient revenue;
  • And the jail budget as a powerful administrative tool.

 

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