43 Contracts in relation to use of funds

In making funds available under section 36, the Commission shall, to the extent that, in the opinion of the Commission, it is practicable to do so,—


invite competitive proposals for the use of funds made available by the Commission; and


ensure by the terms of contracts that the recipients of the funds are obliged both to attain specified standards of performance and to account for the use of the funds; and


adopt measures to ensure that recipients of funds comply with the terms referred to in paragraph (b).