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earmark

taking a piece out of the edge or center of the ear with a punch as an identification mark. The shape of the mark may be registerable under local legislation.
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He said that Rs500 million have been allocated for rehabilitation and improvement of 120km Quetta-Dhadhar section of N-65 whereas Rs1 billion has also been earmarked for 41km Sanan-Aab-e-Gum connecting road between Sibbi and Kachhi district.
It is pertinent to mention here that the government has so far released Rs 318704 billion for various ongoing and new projects of different ministries and divisions out of total allocations of Rs1001 billion earmarked for the federal PSDP 2017-18.
Separate compartments/coaches have been earmarked in suburban trains for exclusive use of ladies passengers.
In fact, during the past several years, Congress has earmarked 100 percent of the funds appropriated for law enforcement technology grants, leaving the Justice Department with no discretion in deciding which projects would be funded.
If 8% of distribution revenue is earmarked to cover these fixed costs, then the brokerage relationship would need to generate revenue of $500,000 (roughly $250,000 of first-year commissions) to pay for itself.
However, child support is earmarked for the children only.
These are good projects, not pork," declared then-Illinois freshman Michael Patrick Flanagan, referring to $25 million that was earmarked for Chicago waterfront repairs and transit projects during his unsuccessful re-election campaign last year.
According to Brown's committee, 42 percent of the $708 million earmarked in 1992 supported research and development.
For 106 km Basima-Khuzdar Highway Rs 1500 million have been allocated i the present fiscal, he said adding that Rs 4 billion have been earmarked for Bella-Awaran-Hoshab Road.
For 106 km Basima-Khuzdar Highway Rs 1500 million have been allocated in the present fiscal, he said adding that Rs 4 billion have been earmarked for Bella-Awaran-Hoshab Road.
Alaska reaps almost a billion dollars for more than a hundred such earmarked projects, representing about $1,500 for each man, woman, and child in the state.