20 U.S. Code § 1068d - Assistance to institutions under other programs
(a) Assistance eligibility
Each institution which the Secretary determines to be an institution eligible under part A of this subchapter or an institution eligible under part B of this subchapter may be eligible for waivers in accordance with subsection (b) of this section.
(b) Waiver applicability
(1) Subject to, and in accordance with, regulations promulgated for the purpose of this section, in the case of any application by an institution referred to in subsection (a) of this section for assistance under any programs specified in paragraph (2), the Secretary is authorized, if such application is otherwise approvable, to waive any requirement for a non-Federal share of the cost of the program or project, or, to the extent not inconsistent with other law, to give, or require to be given, priority consideration of the application in relation to applications from other institutions.
Source(Pub. L. 89–329, title III, § 395, formerly § 356, as added Pub. L. 99–498, title III, § 301(a),Oct. 17, 1986, 100 Stat. 1306; amended Pub. L. 102–325, title III, § 305(d),July 23, 1992, 106 Stat. 478; Pub. L. 104–208, div. A, title I, § 101(e) [title VII, § 709(d)], Sept. 30, 1996, 110 Stat. 3009–233, 3009–314; renumbered § 395 and amended Pub. L. 105–244, title III, §§ 301(a)(2), 308 (f),Oct. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 1636, 1649.)
Section was formerly classified to section 1069b of this title prior to renumbering by Pub. L. 105–244.
1998—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 105–244, § 308(f), substituted “part D of this subchapter or subchapter IV of this chapter” for “subchapter IV, VII, or VIII of this chapter”.
1996—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 104–208struck out “II,” after “authorized by subchapter”.
1992—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 102–325substituted “may be eligible” for “shall be eligible”.
Effective Date of 1998 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 105–244effective Oct. 1, 1998, except as otherwise provided in Pub. L. 105–244, see section 3 ofPub. L. 105–244, set out as a note under section 1001 of this title.
Effective Date of 1992 Amendment