(Pub. L. 89–4, title III, § 302, Mar. 9, 1965, 79 Stat. 19; Pub. L. 90–103, title I, § 120, Oct. 11, 1967, 81 Stat. 264; Pub. L. 91–123, title I, § 108, Nov. 25, 1969, 83 Stat. 215; Pub. L. 92–65, title II, § 211, Aug. 5, 1971, 85 Stat. 172; Pub. L. 94–188, title I, § 119, Dec. 31, 1975, 89 Stat. 1085; Pub. L. 105–393, title II, §§ 218(d), 220 (a)–(c)(1), Nov. 13, 1998, 112 Stat. 3623–3625.)

References in Text

The Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965, referred to in subsec. (a)(1)(B), is Pub. L. 89–136, Aug. 26, 1965, 79 Stat. 552, as amended, which is classified generally to chapter 38 (§ 3121 et seq.) of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 3121 of Title 42 and Tables.


1998—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 105–393, § 220(a), (b), designated introductory provisions as par. (1), substituted “The Commission” for “The President”, redesignated former pars. (1) to (3) as subpars. (A) to (C), respectively, and realigned their margins, struck out “to the Commission” after “make grants” wherever appearing, in subpar. (A), redesignated cls. (A) to (C) as (i) to (iii), respectively, in cl. (i), substituted “50 percent” for “75 per centum”, and added par. (2).
Subsec. (b)(1). Pub. L. 105–393, § 218(d), substituted “The Commission” for “Notwithstanding the provisions of section 224 (b)(2), (3), or (4), the Commission” in first sentence.
Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 105–393, § 220(c)(1)(A)(i), substituted “Secretary of Energy” for “Federal Energy Administration, the Energy Research and Development Administration”.
Subsec. (b)(3), (4). Pub. L. 105–393, § 220(c)(1)(A)(ii), struck out pars. (3) and (4), which directed Commission to conduct studies on Appalachian migrants and physical hazards which are constraints on land use in the region, respectively.
Subsecs. (d), (e). Pub. L. 105–393, § 220(c)(1)(B), struck out subsecs. (d) and (e), which limited funds available to carry out section for two-fiscal-year period ending June 30, 1969, and set forth provisions relating to public availability and protection of all information, copyrights, uses, processes, patents, and other developments resulting from scientific or technological research or development activity involving appropriated funds.
1975—Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 94–188, § 119(1), substituted “including the development of areawide plans or action programs and technical assistance activities” for “including technical services”.
Subsec. (a)(2), (3). Pub. L. 94–188, § 119(2), added par. (2) and redesignated former par. (2) as (3).
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 94–188, § 119(3), substituted provisions permitting the Commission to provide assistance for projects relating to the development of energy resources and the development and stimulation of indigenous arts and crafts of the region, that no more than $3,000,000 shall be obligated for such energy resource related demonstrations in any fiscal year and that no more than $2,500,000 shall be obligated for such indigenous arts and crafts demonstrations, requiring cooperation among federal agencies, requiring the Commission to study, report, and make recommendations to Congress for removal of constraints on land use within twenty-four months after Dec. 31, 1975, for provisions authorizing the Commission to make a survey and study of acid pollution in the region from mining activities and the effects of such pollution, and requiring the President to make a report and recommendations to Congress not later than Mar. 31, 1969.
1971—Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 92–65 extended the authority of the President to make grants for evaluations, assessment of needs, potentials, or attainments of the people of the region, and for construction of facilities, and further provided that grants may be made from appropriations under this Appendix or otherwise, and that funds appropriated to carry out this section may be used to increase the Federal share at the discretion of the Commission.
1969—Subsec. (a)(1)(B). Pub. L. 91–123 prohibited the President from making grants for administrative expenses of a State certified agency.
1967—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 90–103 substituted authorization of the President to make grants to the Commission in pars. (1) and (2) for former authorization of Secretary of Commerce to make grants in par. (1) either directly or through arrangements with the Commission and to provide funds in par. (2) either directly or through arrangements with appropriate public or private organizations (including the Commission), authorized grants for technical services in par. (1), designated existing provisions of cls. (A) to (C), striking out from cl. (A) the limitation of amount of grants to any one fiscal year, and authorized grants for technical assistance and training programs in par. (2).
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 90–103 added subsec. (b). Former subsec. (b) redesignated subsec. (c)(2).
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 90–103 added par. (1) and redesignated former subsec. (b) as par. (2), substituting “as required by the Commission” for “an accordance with regulations to be promulgated by the Secretary of Commerce” and “Commission” for “Secretary of Commerce” in two places, and provided for audit by the President. Former subsec. (c) redesignated (d).
Subsecs. (d), (e). Pub. L. 90–103 redesignated former subsec. (c) as (d), substituted provisions for availability of $11,000,000 for two-fiscal-year period ending June 30, 1969, for former provisions for availability of $5,500,000 for period ending June 30, 1967, as provided in former provisions of section 401 of the Act, and limited funds available for purposes of subsec. (b) to $3,000,000. Former subsec. (d) redesignated (e).

Section Referred to in Other Sections

This section is referred to in section 226 of this Appendix.