42 U.S. Code § 5205a - Certain recoupment prohibited
(a) In general
(b) Covered disaster assistance definedIn this section, the term “covered disaster assistance” means assistance—
(2) with respect to which the inspector general of the Department of Homeland Security has determined, after an audit, that—
the Agency deployed to the local government a Technical Assistance Contractor to review field operations, provide eligibility advice, and assist with day-to-day decisions;
the Technical Assistance Contractor provided inaccurate information to the local government; and
the local government relied on the inaccurate information to determine that relevant contracts were eligible, reasonable, and reimbursable.
Section was enacted as part of the Disaster Recovery Reform Act of 2018 and as part of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, and not as part of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act which comprises this chapter.