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NCJ Number: NCJ 235395     Find in a Library
Title: OJP Financial Guide 2011
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice Office of Justice Programs, Office of the Chief Financial Officer
United States of America
Date Published: 2011
Page Count: 128
  Annotation: This OJP (Office of Justice Programs) Financial Guide is the primary reference manual to assist award recipients in fulfilling their financial responsibility to safeguard grant funds and ensure funds are used for the purposes for which they were awarded.
Abstract: The guide compiles a variety of laws, rules, and regulations that pertain to the financial and administrative management of the grantee’s award. References are provided for the underlying laws and regulations. This guide should be the starting point for all recipients and subrecipients in order to ensure the effective daily management of awards. The guide’s provisions apply to all U.S. Justice Department awards. The section on “General Information defines key terms and resources. The section on “Preaward Requirements” explains the application process, conditions of award and acceptance, and standards for financial management systems. The section on “Postaward Requirements” provides instructions and information on payments; period of availability of funds; matching or cost-sharing requirements; program income; adjustments to awards; costs that require prior approval; property and equipment; procurement under awards of Federal Assistance; allowable costs; food and beverage; indirect costs; confidential funds; unallowable costs; subrecipient monitoring; reporting requirements; retention and access requirements for records; suspension or termination for convenience; closeout; audit requirements; The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009; grant fraud, waste, and abuse; and payment programs. The section on “Organization Structure” consists of acceptable organization charts. Appendixes define acronyms and present a glossary of terms, a sample award document, and a sample Federal Financial Report Form (SF-425)
Main Term(s): Grants or contracts
Index Term(s): Performance requirements ; Financial management ; Grant management information system ; Financial reports
Sale Source: US Dept of Justice Office of Justice Programs, Office of the Chief Financial Officer
810 7th Street N.W., Room 5303
Washington, DC 20531
United States of America
Type: Policy/Procedure Handbook/Manual
Country: United States of America
Language: English
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