7 U.S. Code § 3352 - Agriculture research facility expansion and security upgrades
(a) In general
(b) Limitation on grants
Grants to a recipient under this section shall not exceed $10,000,000 in any fiscal year.
(c) Requirements for grants
The Secretary shall make a grant under this section only if the grant applicant provides satisfactory assurances to the Secretary that—
(1) sufficient funds are available to pay the non-Federal share of the cost of the proposed expansion or security upgrades; and
(d) Additional requirements for grants for facility expansion
The Secretary shall make a grant under this section for the expansion, renovation, remodeling, or alteration (collectively referred to in this section as “expansion”) of a facility only if the grant applicant provides such assurances as the Secretary determines to be satisfactory to ensure the following:
(1) For not less than 20 years after the grant is awarded, the facility shall be used for the purposes of the research for which the facility was expanded, as described in the grant application.
(2) Sufficient funds will be available, as of the date of completion of the expansion, for the effective use of the facility for the purposes of the research for which the facility was expanded.
(e) Amount of grant
The amount of a grant awarded under this section shall be determined by the Secretary.
(f) Federal share
The Federal share of the cost of any expansion or security upgrade carried out using funds from a grant provided under this section shall not exceed 50 percent.