(Pub. L. 94–462, title II, § 221, as added Pub. L. 104–208, div. A, title I, § 101(e) [title VII, § 702], Sept. 30, 1996, 110 Stat. 3009–233, 3009–297; amended Pub. L. 105–128, § 4,Dec. 1, 1997, 111 Stat. 2548; Pub. L. 108–81, title II, § 204,Sept. 25, 2003, 117 Stat. 997; Pub. L. 111–340, title II, § 203,Dec. 22, 2010, 124 Stat. 3600.)
2010—Subsec. (b)(3)(A). Pub. L. 111–340
, § 203(1), substituted “$680,000” for “$340,000” and “$60,000” for “$40,000”.
Subsec. (b)(3)(C), (D). Pub. L. 111–340
, § 203(2), (3), redesignated subpar. (D) as (C) and struck out former subpar. (C), which related to the minimum allotments for States when the appropriated sums exceed the aggregate of allotments for all States for fiscal year 2003.
2003—Subsec. (b)(3). Pub. L. 108–81
amended heading and text of par. (3) generally. Prior to amendment, text read as follows:
“(A) In general.—For the purposes of this subsection, the minimum allotment for each State shall be $340,000, except that the minimum allotment shall be $40,000 in the case of the United States Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of Palau.
“(B) Ratable reductions.—If the sum appropriated under the authority of section
of this title and not reserved under subsection (a) of this section for any fiscal year is insufficient to fully satisfy the aggregate of the minimum allotments for all States for that purpose for such year, each of such minimum allotments shall be reduced ratably.
“(C) Special rule.—
“(i) In general.—Notwithstanding any other provision of this subsection and using funds allotted for the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of Palau under this subsection, the Director shall award grants to Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, or the Republic of Palau to carry out activities described in this subchapter in accordance with the provisions of this subchapter that the Director determines are not inconsistent with this subparagraph.
“(ii) Award basis.—The Director shall award grants pursuant to clause (i) on a competitive basis and pursuant to recommendations from the Pacific Region Educational Laboratory in Honolulu, Hawaii.
“(iii) Termination of eligibility.—Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of Palau shall not receive any funds under this subchapter for any fiscal year that begins after September 30, 2001.
“(iv) Administrative costs.—The Director may provide not more than 5 percent of the funds made available for grants under this subparagraph to pay the administrative costs of the Pacific Region Educational Laboratory regarding activities assisted under this subparagraph.”
1997—Subsec. (a)(1)(A). Pub. L. 105–128
, § 4(1), substituted “1.75 percent” for “11/2 percent”.
Subsec. (a)(1)(B). Pub. L. 105–128
, § 4(2), substituted “3.75 percent” for “4 percent”.
Effective Date of 2003 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 108–81
effective Oct. 1, 2003, see section 506 ofPub. L. 108–81
, set out as a note under section
of this title.