42 U.S. Code § 300d–44 - General provisions
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The Secretary may not award a grant to a trauma center under section 300d–41 (a) of this title unless such center submits an application for the grant to the Secretary and the application is in such form, is made in such manner, and contains such agreements, assurances, and information as the Secretary determines to be necessary to carry out this part.
(b) Limitation on duration of support
(c) Limitation on amount of grant
(e) Funding distribution
Of the total amount appropriated for a fiscal year under section 300d–45 of this title, 70 percent shall be used for substantial uncompensated care awards under section 300d–41 (a)(1) of this title, 20 percent shall be used for core mission awards under section 300d–41 (a)(2) of this title, and 10 percent shall be used for emergency awards under section 300d–41 (a)(3) of this title.
(f) Minimum allowance
(g) Substantial uncompensated care award distribution and proportional share
Notwithstanding section 300d–42 (a) of this title, of the amount appropriated for substantial uncompensated care grants for a fiscal year, the Secretary shall—
(1) make available—
Beginning 2 years after March 23, 2010, and every 2 years thereafter, the Secretary shall biennially report to Congress regarding the status of the grants made under section 300d–41 of this title and on the overall financial stability of trauma centers.
Source(July 1, 1944, ch. 373, title XII, § 1244, as added Pub. L. 102–321, title VI, § 601,July 10, 1992, 106 Stat. 435; amended Pub. L. 111–148, title III, § 3505(a)(4),Mar. 23, 2010, 124 Stat. 524.)
2010—Pub. L. 111–148added subsecs. (a) to (h) and struck out former subsecs. (a) to (c) which related to application for grant, limitation on duration of support, and limitation on amount of grant.
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