As part of a project grant agreement under subparagraph (B), the Administrator shall require the non-Federal sponsor to provide an assurance, with respect to the dam to be rehabilitated under the project, that the owner of the dam has developed and will carry out a plan for maintenance of the dam during the expected life of the dam.
A grant awarded under this section for a project shall be approved by the relevant State dam safety agency.
The Administrator may provide technical support for the development and implementation of floodplain management plans prepared under this subsection.
Any assistance provided under this section for a project shall be subject to a non-Federal cost-sharing requirement of not less than 35 percent.
⅓ shall be distributed equally among the States in which the projects for which applications are submitted under subsection (c)(1) are located.
A contract awarded in accordance with paragraph (1) shall not be considered to confer a proprietary interest upon the United States.