42 U.S. Code § 12783 - Conditions of contracts

(a) Eligible organizations
The Secretary shall carry out this part insofar as is practicable through contract with—
(1) a participating jurisdiction or agency thereof;
(2) a public purpose organization established pursuant to State or local legislation and responsible to the chief elected official of a participating jurisdiction;
(3) an agency or authority established by two or more participating jurisdictions to carry out activities consistent with the purposes of this subchapter;
(4) a national or regional nonprofit organization that has a membership comprised predominantly of entities or officials of entities that qualify under paragraph (1), (2), or (3); or
(5) a professional and technical services company or firm that has demonstrated capacity to provide services under this part.
(b) Contract terms
Contracts under this part shall be for not more than 3 years and shall provide not more than 20 percent of the operating budget of the contracting organization in any one year. Within any fiscal year, contracts with any one organization may not be entered into for a total of more than 40 percent of the funds appropriated under this part in that fiscal year.


(Pub. L. 101–625, title II, § 243,Nov. 28, 1990, 104 Stat. 4118; Pub. L. 111–8, div. I, title II, § 229(3),Mar. 11, 2009, 123 Stat. 978.)

2009—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 111–8substituted “40 percent of the funds” for “20 percent of the funds”.

The table below lists the classification updates, since Jan. 3, 2012, for this section. Updates to a broader range of sections may be found at the update page for containing chapter, title, etc.

The most recent Classification Table update that we have noticed was Tuesday, August 13, 2013

An empty table indicates that we see no relevant changes listed in the classification tables. If you suspect that our system may be missing something, please double-check with the Office of the Law Revision Counsel.

42 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large

This is a list of parts within the Code of Federal Regulations for which this US Code section provides rulemaking authority.

This list is taken from the Parallel Table of Authorities and Rules provided by GPO [Government Printing Office].

It is not guaranteed to be accurate or up-to-date, though we do refresh the database weekly. More limitations on accuracy are described at the GPO site.

24 CFR - Housing and Urban Development



LII has no control over and does not endorse any external Internet site that contains links to or references LII.