20 U.S. Code § 2502 - Funding requirements
(a) Authorization of appropriations
(b) Availability of amounts appropriated; allotments to States, etc.
(1) From the sums appropriated under this subchapter, the Secretary of Education shall reserve an amount not to exceed $2,000,000, for the purpose of carrying out section 2505 of this title.
(2) From the remainder of the sums appropriated under this subchapter, the Secretary of Education shall reserve such amount, not to exceed 1 per centum thereof, as he may determine necessary and shall allot such amount among the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, according to their relative need for assistance under this subchapter.
(A) Of the remainder of the sums appropriated, the Secretary of Education shall allot to each State $100,000, and of the remainder of the sums appropriated the Secretary of Education shall allot to each State an amount which bears the same ratio to such sums for such year as the population of the State bears to the population of all States, for purposes of carrying out section 2501 of this title.
(c) Federal share
The Federal share of funds allotted to States under this subchapter shall not exceed 80 per centum of the total cost of the planning undertaken pursuant to this subchapter.
 See References in Text note below.
Source(Pub. L. 94–482, title III, § 332,Oct. 12, 1976, 90 Stat. 2222; Pub. L. 95–207, § 16,Dec. 13, 1977, 91 Stat. 1474; Pub. L. 96–88, title III, § 301(a)(1), title V, § 507,Oct. 17, 1979, 93 Stat. 677, 692.)
References in Text
Section 1226a of this title, referred to in subsec. (a), was in the original a reference to section 414 of the General Education Provisions Act. Section 414 of that Act was renumbered as section 422 by Pub. L. 103–382, title II, § 212(b)(1),Oct. 20, 1994, 108 Stat. 3913, and is classified to section 1226a of this title.
1977—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 95–207, § 16(1), substituted “1 per centum” for “3 per centum” and struck out “the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico,” after “shall allot such amount among”.
Subsec. (b)(3)(B). Pub. L. 95–207, § 16(2), substituted “, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico” for “and the District of Columbia”.
The directory language of, but not the amendment made by, Pub. L. 95–207, § 16,Dec. 13, 1977, 91 Stat. 1474, cited as a credit to this section, was repealed by Pub. L. 97–35, title V, § 587(a)(4),Aug. 13, 1981, 95 Stat. 480, effective Oct. 1, 1982.
Transfer of Functions
“Secretary of Education” substituted for “Commissioner of Education” and “Commissioner” in subsecs. (b)(1), (2), and (3)(A) pursuant to sections 301(a)(1) and 507 ofPub. L. 96–88, which are classified to sections 3441 (a)(1) and 3507 of this title and which transferred functions of Commissioner of Education to Secretary of Education.
Termination of Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands
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