13 CFR 313.5 - Technical assistance.
(a) General. Once EDA has made an affirmative determination that a Community is an Impacted Community and subject to the availability of funds, EDA shall provide comprehensive technical assistance to:
(1) Diversify and strengthen the economy in the Impacted Community;
(2) Identify significant impediments to economic development that result from the impact of trade on the Impacted Community; and
(3) Develop or update a Strategic Plan in accordance with § 313.6 to address economic adjustment and workforce dislocation in the Impacted Community, including unemployment among agricultural commodity producers.
(2) Assisting the Impacted Community in accessing available Federal assistance and ensuring that such assistance is provided in a targeted, integrated manner.