100 STAT. 3207-43 -noa 'dpi
42 USC 3796k.
PUBLIC LAW 99-570—OCT. 27, 1986 REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS
"SEC. 1304. (a) The Bureau shall provide financial assistance to each State applicant under section 1302 of this title to carry out the programs or projects submitted by such applicant upon determining that' l l) the application or amendment thereto is consistent with the requirements of this title; and "(2) before the approval of the application and any amendment thereto the Bureau has made an affirmative finding in writing that the program or project has been reviewed in accordance with section 1303 of this title. Each application or amendment made and submitted for approval to the Bureau pursuant to section 1303 shall be deemed approved, in whole or in part, by the Bureau not later than sixty days after first received unless the Bureau informs the applicant of specific reasons for disapproval. "0>) Grant funds awarded under section 1302 of this title shall not be used for land acquisition or construction projects, other than penal and correctional institutions. "(c) The Bureau shall not finally disapprove any application, or any amendment thereto, submitted to the Director under this section without first affording the applicant reasonable notice and opportunity for reconsideration. ALLOCATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF FUNDS UNDER FORMULA GRANTS
State and local governments. 42 USC 3796Z.
"SEC. 1305. (a) Of the total amount appropriated for this part in any fiscal year, 80 per centum shall be set aside for section 1302 and allocated to States as follows: "(1) $500,000 shall be allocated to each of the participating States. "(2) Of the total funds remaining after the allocation under lo i paragraph (1), there shall be allocated to each State an amount which bears the same ratio to the amount of remaining funds described in this paragraph as the population of such State bears to the population of all the States. "ObXD Each State which receives funds under subsection (a) in a fiscal year shall distribute among units of local government, or combinations of units of local government, in such State for the purposes specified in section 1302 of this title that portion of such funds which bears the same ratio to the aggregate amount of such funds as the amount of funds expended by all units of local government for criminal justice in the preceding fiscal year bears to the aggregate amount of funds expended by the State and all units of local government in such State for criminal justice in such preceding fiscal year. "(2) Any funds not distributed to units of local government under paragraph (1) shall be available for expenditure by the State involved. "(3) For purposes of determining the distribution of funds under paragraph (1), the most accurate and complete data available for the fiscal year involved shall be used. If data for such fiscal year are not available, then the most accurate and complete data available for the most recent fiscal year preceding such fiscal year shall be used. "(c) No funds allocated to a State under subsection (a) or received by a State for distribution under subsection (b) may be distributed