50 CFR 80.22 - What must a State do to resolve a declaration of diversion?
The State must complete the actions in paragraphs (a) through (e) of this section to resolve a declaration of diversion. The State must use a source of funds other than license revenue to fund the replacement of license revenue.
(b) The State fish and wildlife agency must replace all diverted cash derived from license revenue and the interest lost up to the date of repayment. It must enter into State records the receipt of this cash and interest.
(1) Regain management control of the property, which must be in about the same condition as before diversion;
(2) Receive replacement property that meets the criteria in paragraph (e) of this section; or
(3) Receive a cash amount at least equal to the current market value of the diverted property only if the Director agrees that the actions described in paragraphs (d)(1) and (d)(2) of this section are impractical.
(e) To be acceptable under paragraph (d)(2) of this section:
(1) Replacement property must have both:
(ii) Fish or wildlife benefits that at least equal those of the property diverted.