7 U.S. Code § 2009aa–8 - Approval of development plans and projects
(a) In general
A State or regional development plan or any multistate subregional plan that is proposed for development under this subchapter shall be reviewed and approved by the Authority.
(b) Evaluation by State member
An application for a grant or any other assistance for a project under this subchapter shall be made through and evaluated for approval by the State member of the Authority representing the applicant.
An application for a grant or other assistance for a project shall be approved only on certification by the State member that the application for the project—
(2) meets applicable criteria under section 2009aa–7 of this title;
(3) provides adequate assurance that the proposed project will be properly administered, operated, and maintained; and
(d) Approval of grant applications
Source(Pub. L. 87–128, title III, § 382I, as added Pub. L. 106–554, § 1(a)(4) [div. B, title V, § 503], Dec. 21, 2000, 114 Stat. 2763, 2763A–279; amended Pub. L. 107–171, title VI, § 6027(f),May 13, 2002, 116 Stat. 374.)
2002—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 107–171, § 6027(f)(1), inserted “and approved” after “reviewed”.
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 107–171, § 6027(f)(2), substituted “Approval of grant applications” for “Votes for decisions” in heading.