Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 108 Part 3.djvu/107

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PUBLIC LAW 103-322—SEPT. 13, 1994 108 STAT. 1859 (5) $7,000,000 for fiscal year 2000. Subtitle J—Local Partnership Act SEC. 31001. ESTABLISHMENT OF PAYMENT PROGRAM. (a) ESTABLISHMENT OF PROGRAM.—Title 31, United States Code, is amended by inserting after chapter 65 the following new chapter: "CHAPTER 67—FEDERAL PAYMENTS "Sec. "670 L Payments to local governments. "6702. Local Govenunent Fiscal Assistance Fund. "6703. Qualification for payment. "6704. State area allocations; allocations and payments to territorial governments. "6705. Local government allocations. "6706. Income gap multiplier. "6707. State variation of local government allocations. "6708. Adjustments of local government allocations. "6709. Information used in allocation formulas. "6710. Public participation. "6711. Prohibited discrimination. "6712. Discrimination proceedings. "6713. Suspension and termination of payments in discrimination proceedings. "6714. Compliance agreements. "6715. Enforcement by the Attorney General of prohibitions on discrimination. "6716. Civil action by a person adversely EifTected. "6717. Judicial review. "6718. Investigations and reviews. "6719. Reports. "6720. Definitions, application, and administration.

    • § 6701. Payments to local governments

"(a) PAYMENT AND USE.— "(1) PAYMENT.— The Secretary shall pay to each unit of general local government which qualifies for a payment under this chapter an amount equal to the sum of any amounts allocated to the government under this chapter for each pay- ment period. The Secretary shall pay such amount out of the Local Government Fiscal Assistance Fund under section 6702. "(2) USE.— Amounts paid to a unit of general local government under this section shall be used by that unit for carrying out one or more programs of the unit related to— "(A) education to prevent crime; "(B) substance abuse treatment to prevent crime; or "(C) job programs to prevent crime. "(3) COORDINATION. —Programs funded under this title shall be coordinated with other existing Federal programs to meet the overall needs of communities that benefit from funds received under this section. "(b) TIMING OF PAYMENTS.—The Secretary shall pay each amount allocated under this chapter to a unit of general local government for a payment period by the later of 90 days sifter the date the amount is available or the first day of the payment period provided that the unit of general local government has provided the Secretary with the assurances required by section 6703(d). " (c) ADJUSTMENTS. — "(1) IN GENERAL.— Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretary shall adjust a payment under this chapter to a unit of general local government to the extent that a prior payment to the