16 U.S. Code § 1455a - Coastal resource improvement program
With the approval of the Secretary, an eligible coastal state may allocate to a local government, an areawide agency designated under section 3334 of title 42, a regional agency, or an interstate agency, a portion of any grant made under this section for the purpose of carrying out this section; except that such an allocation shall not relieve that state of the responsibility for ensuring that any funds so allocated are applied in furtherance of the state’s approved management program.
In addition to providing grants under this section, the Secretary shall assist eligible coastal states and their local governments in identifying and obtaining other sources of available Federal technical and financial assistance regarding the objectives of this section.
1996—Subsec. (b)(4). Pub. L. 104–150 added par. (4).
1992—Subsec. (a)(1)(B). Pub. L. 102–587, § 2205(b)(10), substituted “through (K)” for “through (I)”.
Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 102–587, § 2205(b)(11)(A), substituted “that are designated in the state’s management program pursuant to section 1455(d)(2)(C) of this title as areas of particular concern” for “that are designated under section 1454(b)(3) of this title in the state’s management program as areas of particular concern”.
Subsec. (b)(3). Pub. L. 102–587, § 2205(b)(11)(B), substituted “access to” for “access of” and “1455(d)(2)(G)” for “1454(b)(7)”.
Subsec. (c)(2)(C). Pub. L. 102–587, § 2205(b)(12), in closing provisions, substituted “shall not be” for “shall not by”.
Pub. L. 101–508, § 6207, inserted before period at end “, or for the purpose of restoring and enhancing shellfish production by the purchase and distribution of clutch material on publicly owned reef tracts”.
1986—Subsec. (d)(1). Pub. L. 99–272 amended par. (1) generally. Prior to amendment, par. (1) read as follows: “No grant made under this section may exceed an amount equal to 80 per centum of the cost of carrying out the purpose or project for which it was awarded.”