42 U.S. Code § 280b–1b - Use of allotments for rape prevention education
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(a) Permitted use
The Secretary, acting through the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall award targeted grants to States to be used for rape prevention and education programs conducted by rape crisis centers, State, territorial or tribal sexual assault coalitions, and other public and private nonprofit entities for—
(5) education and training programs for students and campus personnel designed to reduce the incidence of sexual assault at colleges and universities;
(6) education to increase awareness about drugs and alcohol used to facilitate rapes or sexual assaults; and
(7) other efforts to increase awareness of the facts about, or to help prevent, sexual assault, including efforts to increase awareness in underserved communities and awareness among individuals with disabilities (as defined in section 12102 of this title).
(b) Collection and dissemination of information on sexual assault
The Secretary shall, through the National Resource Center on Sexual Assault established under the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, provide resource information, policy, training, and technical assistance to Federal, State, local, and Indian tribal agencies, as well as to State sexual assault coalitions and local sexual assault programs and to other professionals and interested parties on issues relating to sexual assault, including maintenance of a central resource library in order to collect, prepare, analyze, and disseminate information and statistics and analyses thereof relating to the incidence and prevention of sexual assault.
(c) Authorization of appropriations
(1) In general
There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $50,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2014 through 2018.
(2) National sexual violence resource center allotment
Of the total amount made available under this subsection in each fiscal year, not less than $1,500,000 shall be available for allotment under subsection (b) of this section.
(3) Baseline funding for States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico
A minimum allocation of $150,000 shall be awarded in each fiscal year for each of the States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. A minimum allocation of $35,000 shall be awarded in each fiscal year for each Territory. Any unused or remaining funds shall be allotted to each State, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico on the basis of population.
(1) Supplement not supplant
Amounts provided to States under this section shall be used to supplement and not supplant other Federal, State, and local public funds expended to provide services of the type described in subsection (a) of this section.
A State may not use more than 2 percent of the amount received by the State under this section for each fiscal year for surveillance studies or prevalence studies.
Source(July 1, 1944, ch. 373, title III, § 393A, formerly § 393B, as added Pub. L. 106–386, div. B, title IV, § 1401(a),Oct. 28, 2000, 114 Stat. 1512; amended Pub. L. 109–162, title III, § 302,Jan. 5, 2006, 119 Stat. 3004; renumbered § 393C,Pub. L. 110–202, § 2(1),Apr. 23, 2008, 122 Stat. 697; renumbered § 393A,Pub. L. 110–206, § 2(1),Apr. 28, 2008, 122 Stat. 714; Pub. L. 113–4, title III, § 301,Mar. 7, 2013, 127 Stat. 84.)
Section was formerly classified to section 280b–1c of this title. Pub. L. 110–206, which directed the renumbering of “the section 393B (42 U.S.C. 280b–1c)” of act July 1, 1944, “relating to the use of allotments for rape prevention education” as section 393A and the transfer of that section so as to appear after section 393 of that Act, was executed by renumbering section 393C of that Act as 393A and transferring the renumbered provisions to this section, to reflect the probable intent of Congress and the renumbering of section 393B as 393C by section 2(1) ofPub. L. 110–202.
A prior section 393A of act July 1, 1944, was renumbered section 393B and is classified to section 280b–1c of this title.
2013—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 113–4, § 301(1)(A), inserted “, territorial or tribal” after “crisis centers, State” in introductory provisions.
Subsec. (a)(6). Pub. L. 113–4, § 301(1)(B), inserted “and alcohol” after “about drugs”.
Subsec. (c)(1). Pub. L. 113–4, § 301(2)(A), substituted “$50,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2014 through 2018” for “$80,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2007 through 2011”.
Subsec. (c)(3). Pub. L. 113–4, § 301(2)(B), added par. (3).
2006—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 109–162reenacted heading without change and amended text generally. Prior to amendment, text contained provisions in par. (1) authorizing appropriations for fiscal years 2001 through 2005 and in par. (2) directing an allotment under subsec. (b) of this section.
Effective Date of 2013 Amendment