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voucher system

noun
1.
Accounting. a procedure for controlling disbursements by means of vouchers.
2.
Also called voucher plan. Education. a plan in which each school-age child receives a publicly funded entitlement worth a fixed amount of money with which his or her parents can select a participating public or private school.
Origin of voucher system
1880-1885
1880-85
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Examples from the web for voucher system
  • Probably all you are going to get is a voucher system, and then you are done.
  • Ryan wants to convert the health insurance program for seniors into a voucher system.
  • In short, there's no evidence to validate your hypothesis that a school voucher system would produce undesirable results.
  • In a voucher system beneficiaries choose their provider of a government-funded service.
  • Others were sent to provider groups paid through the standard state voucher system.
  • Grant money is made available to qualifying water systems through a voucher system.
  • She testified in favor of a voucher system, no waiting list, increased services and better training of care givers.
  • Payment was made through an innovative voucher system.
  • In essence, these projects point to the development of a rural transportation voucher system.

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