Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 116 Part 3.djvu/299

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PUBLIC LAW 107-273—NOV. 2, 2002 116 STAT. 1891 alleged or adjudicated delinquent and who, as a result of such status, are placed in secure detention or confinement or in nonsecure residential placements.". SEC. 12212. DEMONSTRATION PROJECTS. Title II of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 5611 et seq.) is amended by inserting after part D, as added by section 12511, the following: "PART E—DEVELOPING, TESTING, AND DEM- ONSTRATING PROMISING NEW INITIATIVES AND PROGRAMS "SEC. 261. GRANTS AND PROJECTS. 42 USC 5665. "(a) AUTHORITY TO MAKE GRANTS. —The Administrator may make grants to and contracts with States, units of general local government, Indian tribal governments, public and private agencies, organizations, and individuals, or combinations thereof, to carry out projects for the development, testing, and demonstration of promising initiatives and programs for the prevention, control, or reduction of juvenile delinquency. The Administrator shall ensure that, to the extent reasonable and practicable, such grants are made to achieve an equitable geographical distribution of such projects throughout the United States. "(b) USE OF GRANTS.— ^A grant made under subsection (a) may be used to pay all or part of the cost of the project for which such grant is made. "SEC. 262. GRANTS FOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE. 42 USC 5666. "The Administrator may make grants to and contracts with public and private agencies, organizations, and individuals to provide technical assistance to States, units of general local government, Indian tribal governments, local private entities or agencies, or any combination thereof, to carry out the projects for which grants are made under section 261. "SEC. 263. ELIGIBILITY. 42 USC 5667. "To be eligible to receive a grant made under this part, a public or private agency, Indian tribal government, organization, institution, individual, or combination thereof shall submit an application to the Administrator at such time, in such form, and containing such information as the Administrator may reasonably require by rule. "SEC. 264. REPORTS. 42 USC 5668. "Recipients of grants made under this part shall submit to the Administrator such reports as may be reasonably requested by the Administrator to describe progress achieved in carrying out the projects for which such grants are made.". SEC. 12213. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS. Section 299 of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 5671) is amended— (1) by striking subsection (e), and (2) by striking subsections (a), (b), and (c), and inserting the following: