The distribution or designation of property for a specified purpose or place. In the Trust Act, the allocation of cash dividends earned by a share constituting the capital of a trust for a beneficiary generally means that dividends are treated as income to be paid to the beneficiary. The allocation of stock dividends usually means that these dividends are added to the shares held as the main bonds, thus increasing their size. Staff Recommendation: Authorize the Executive Director, by vote, to sign an award agreement with Elk Valley Rancheria to reflect existing resolutions and agreements.