41 USC 12 - Sec. 12. No contract to exceed appropriation - U.S. Code - VLEX 19242842

41 USC 12 - Sec. 12. No contract to exceed appropriation

CONTENT

No contract shall be entered into for the erection, repair, or furnishing of any public building, or for any public improvement which shall bind the Government to pay a larger sum of money than the amount in the Treasury appropriated for the specific purpose.

CODIFICATION

Codification

R.S. Sec. 3733 derived from act July 25, 1868, ch. 233, Sec. 3, 15 Stat. 177.

SECREF

Section Referred To In Other Sections

This section is referred to in title 22 sections 277d-3, 2396.