The Secretary of Health and Human Services (referred to in this section as the “Secretary”, except as otherwise provided), in consultation with the Secretary of Education and other heads of agencies, including the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use and the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, as appropriate, shall establish a resource center to provide technical support to recipients of grants under subsection (c).
The term “foster care” has the meaning given such term in section 1355.20(a) of title 45, Code of Federal Regulations (or any successor regulations).
The term “high school” has the meaning given such term in section 7801 of title 20.
The term “homeless youth” has the meaning given the term “homeless children or youths” in section 11434a of this title.
The terms “Indian tribe” and “tribal organization” have the meanings given such terms in section 5304 of title 25.
The term “institution of higher education” has the meaning given such term in section 1001 of title 20 and includes a “postsecondary vocational institution” as defined in section 1002(c) of such title.
The term “local educational agency” has the meaning given such term in section 7801 of title 20.
The terms “local board” and “one-stop operator” have the meanings given such terms in section 3102 of title 29.
The term “out-of-school youth” has the meaning given such term in section 3164(a)(1)(B) of title 29.
The term “State educational agency” has the meaning given such term in section 7801 of title 20.
In awarding grants under this subsection, the Secretary shall give special consideration to the unique needs of tribal, urban, suburban, and rural populations.
The Secretary shall, not later than October 1, 2022, submit a report to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions of the Senate and the Committee on Energy and Commerce and the Committee on Education and the Workforce of the House of Representatives a report summarizing the effectiveness of the grant program under this subsection, based on the information submitted in reports required under paragraph (7).