42 U.S. Code § 3796d–3 - Regulations

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(a) In general
The Attorney General may promulgate reasonable and necessary regulations to implement this part.
(b) Sliding scale
Notwithstanding section 3796d–2 (b) of this title, the Attorney General shall issue regulations regarding the use of a sliding scale based on financial need to ensure that an eligible person who is in financial need receives priority in receiving funds under this part.


(Pub. L. 90–351, title I, § 1214, as added Pub. L. 104–238, § 2(2),Oct. 3, 1996, 110 Stat. 3115; amended Pub. L. 105–390, § 2(4),Nov. 13, 1998, 112 Stat. 3495; Pub. L. 112–239, div. A, title X, § 1086(b)(1)(G),Jan. 2, 2013, 126 Stat. 1968.)

2013—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 112–239substituted “person” for “dependent”.
1998—Pub. L. 105–390designated existing provisions as subsec. (a), inserted heading, and added subsec. (b).
Effective Date of 2013 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 112–239effective Jan. 2, 2013, and applicable to matters pending on Jan. 2, 2013, or filed or accruing after that date, with certain exceptions, see section 1086(d) ofPub. L. 112–239, set out as a note under section 3791 of this title.

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42 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 3796d-32012112-239 [Sec.] 1086(b)(1)(G)126 Stat. 1968

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