970. Funding and directions.

970.     Funding and directions.

The Secretary of State may make grants to UKRI1 of such amounts, and subject to such terms and conditions, as he considers appropriate2.

The terms and conditions may, in particular3:

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    (1)     provide for the allocation of the whole or a part of the grant to a particular Council4 and for subsequent changes in that allocation;

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    (2)     enable the Secretary of State to require the repayment, in whole or in part, of sums paid by the Secretary of State if any of the terms and conditions subject to which the sums were paid is not