33 U.S. Code § 1273 - Lake Pontchartrain Basin

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(a) Establishment of restoration program
The Administrator shall establish within the Environmental Protection Agency the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program.
(b) Purpose
The purpose of the program shall be to restore the ecological health of the Basin by developing and funding restoration projects and related scientific and public education projects.
(c) Duties
In carrying out the program, the Administrator shall—
(1) provide administrative and technical assistance to a management conference convened for the Basin under section 1330 of this title;
(2) assist and support the activities of the management conference, including the implementation of recommendations of the management conference;
(3) support environmental monitoring of the Basin and research to provide necessary technical and scientific information;
(4) develop a comprehensive research plan to address the technical needs of the program;
(5) coordinate the grant, research, and planning programs authorized under this section; and
(6) collect and make available to the public publications, and other forms of information the management conference determines to be appropriate, relating to the environmental quality of the Basin.
(d) Grants
The Administrator may make grants to pay not more than 75 percent of the costs—
(1) for restoration projects and studies recommended by a management conference convened for the Basin under section 1330 of this title; and
(2) for public education projects recommended by the management conference.
(e) Definitions
In this section, the following definitions apply:
(1) Basin
The term “Basin” means the Lake Pontchartrain Basin, a 5,000 square mile watershed encompassing 16 parishes in the State of Louisiana and 4 counties in the State of Mississippi.
(2) Program
The term “program” means the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program established under subsection (a) of this section.
(f) Authorization of appropriations
(1) In general
There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $20,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2001 through 2012 and the amount appropriated for fiscal year 2009 for each of fiscal years 2013 through 2017. Such sums shall remain available until expended.
(2) Public education projects
Not more than 15 percent of the amount appropriated pursuant to paragraph (1) in a fiscal year may be expended on grants for public education projects under subsection (d)(2) of this section.

Source

(June 30, 1948, ch. 758, title I, § 121, as added Pub. L. 106–457, title V, § 502,Nov. 7, 2000, 114 Stat. 1973; amended Pub. L. 109–392, § 1,Dec. 12, 2006, 120 Stat. 2703; Pub. L. 112–237, § 1,Dec. 28, 2012, 126 Stat. 1628.)
Prior Provisions

Another section 121 of act June 30, 1948, was renumbered section 122 and is classified to section 1274 of this title.
Amendments

2012—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 112–237, § 1(1), inserted “to pay not more than 75 percent of the costs” after “make grants” in introductory provisions.
Subsec. (f)(1). Pub. L. 112–237, § 1(2), substituted “2012 and the amount appropriated for fiscal year 2009 for each of fiscal years 2013 through 2017” for “2011”.
2006—Subsec. (f)(1). Pub. L. 109–392substituted “2011” for “2005”.
Management Conference

Pub. L. 110–114, title V, § 5084,Nov. 8, 2007, 121 Stat. 1228, provided that: “For purposes of carrying out section 121 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. 1273), the Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, basin stakeholders conference convened by the Environmental Protection Agency, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and United States Geological Survey on February 25, 2002, shall be treated as being a management conference convened under section 320 of such Act (33 U.S.C. 1330).”

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33 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 12732012112-237 [Sec.] 1126 Stat. 1628

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2 CFR - Grants and Agreements

2 CFR Part 1532 - NONPROCUREMENT DEBARMENT AND SUSPENSION

40 CFR - Protection of Environment

40 CFR Part 3 - CROSS-MEDIA ELECTRONIC REPORTING

40 CFR Part 6 - PROCEDURES FOR IMPLEMENTING THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT AND ASSESSING THE ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS ABROAD OF EPA ACTIONS

40 CFR Part 9 - OMB APPROVALS UNDER THE PAPERWORK REDUCTION ACT

40 CFR Part 30 - UNIFORM ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS FOR GRANTS AND AGREEMENTS WITH INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION, HOSPITALS, AND OTHER NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

40 CFR Part 31 - UNIFORM ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS FOR GRANTS AND COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS TO STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

40 CFR Part 32

40 CFR Part 34 - NEW RESTRICTIONS ON LOBBYING

40 CFR Part 35 - STATE AND LOCAL ASSISTANCE

40 CFR Part 104 - PUBLIC HEARINGS ON EFFLUENT STANDARDS FOR TOXIC POLLUTANTS

40 CFR Part 108 - EMPLOYEE PROTECTION HEARINGS

40 CFR Part 112 - OIL POLLUTION PREVENTION

40 CFR Part 116 - DESIGNATION OF HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES

40 CFR Part 117 - DETERMINATION OF REPORTABLE QUANTITIES FOR HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES

40 CFR Part 122 - EPA ADMINISTERED PERMIT PROGRAMS: THE NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM

40 CFR Part 123 - STATE PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

40 CFR Part 124 - PROCEDURES FOR DECISIONMAKING

40 CFR Part 125 - CRITERIA AND STANDARDS FOR THE NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM

40 CFR Part 129 - TOXIC POLLUTANT EFFLUENT STANDARDS

40 CFR Part 130 - WATER QUALITY PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT

40 CFR Part 131 - WATER QUALITY STANDARDS

40 CFR Part 132 - WATER QUALITY GUIDANCE FOR THE GREAT LAKES SYSTEM

40 CFR Part 133 - SECONDARY TREATMENT REGULATION

40 CFR Part 136 - GUIDELINES ESTABLISHING TEST PROCEDURES FOR THE ANALYSIS OF POLLUTANTS

40 CFR Part 144 - UNDERGROUND INJECTION CONTROL PROGRAM

40 CFR Part 145 - STATE UIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

40 CFR Part 233 - 404 STATE PROGRAM REGULATIONS

40 CFR Part 270 - EPA ADMINISTERED PERMIT PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM

40 CFR Part 271 - REQUIREMENTS FOR AUTHORIZATION OF STATE HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAMS

40 CFR Part 401 - GENERAL PROVISIONS

40 CFR Part 403 - GENERAL PRETREATMENT REGULATIONS FOR EXISTING AND NEW SOURCES OF POLLUTION

40 CFR Part 413 - ELECTROPLATING POINT SOURCE CATEGORY

40 CFR Part 418 - FERTILIZER MANUFACTURING POINT SOURCE CATEGORY

40 CFR Part 451 - CONCENTRATED AQUATIC ANIMAL PRODUCTION POINT SOURCE CATEGORY

40 CFR Part 501 - STATE SLUDGE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM REGULATIONS

40 CFR Part 503 - STANDARDS FOR THE USE OR DISPOSAL OF SEWAGE SLUDGE

 

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