The Secretary shall make grants to States on a competitive basis, in accordance with the provisions of this subchapter, to support systems change activities designed to assist States to develop and implement, or expand and enhance, a statewide system of family support services for families of children with disabilities that accomplishes the purposes of this subchapter.
42 U.S. Code § 15093. Grants to States
(a) In general
(b) Award period and grant limitation
(c) Amount of grants
(1) Grants to States
(A) Federal matching shareFrom amounts appropriated under section 15101(a) of this title, the Secretary shall pay to each State that has an application approved under section 15094 of this title, for each year of the grant period, an amount that is—
(d) Priority for previously participating States
(e) Priorities for distributionTo the extent practicable, the Secretary shall award grants to States under this section in a manner that—
distributes the grants among States that attempt to meet the needs of unserved and underserved populations, such as individuals from racial and ethnic minority backgrounds, disadvantaged individuals, individuals with limited English proficiency, and individuals from underserved geographic areas (rural or urban).