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PUBLIC LAW 98-000—MMMM. DD, 1984

PUBLIC LAW 98-377—AUG. 11, 1984

98 STAT. 1275

estimates that State needs and will be able to use for that year; and the total of those reductions shall be similarly reallotted among the States whose proportionate amounts were not so reduced. Any amounts reallotted to a State under this subsection during a year shall be deemed a part of its allotment under subsection (a) for that year. (c) There are authorized to be appropriated for each fiscal year for the purpose of this subsection amounts equal to not more than 1 per centum of the amount appropriated for such year under this title. The Secretary shall allot the amount appropriated pursuant to this subsection among Guam, American Samoa, the Virgin Islands, the Northern Mariana Islands, or the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands according to their respective needs for assistance under this title. In addition for each fiscal year the Secretary shall allot from not less than one-half of such amount, to such agency as the Secretary deems appropriate, for programs authorized by this title for children in elementary and secondary schools operated for Indian children by the Department of the Interior. The terms upon which payments are made under the previous sentence shall be determined by such criteria as the Secretary determines will best carry out the purpose of this title.

Appropriations authorization.



SEC. 205. (a) For each of the fiscal years 1984 and 1985, 70 per 20 USC 3965. centum of each State's allotment under section 204 of this title shall be used for elementary and secondary education programs in accordance with section 206. (b) For each of the fiscal years 1984 and 1985, 30 per centum of each State's allotment under section 204 of this title shall be used for higher education programs in accordance with section 207. ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION PROGRAMS

SEC. 206. (a) The amount apportioned under section 205(a) from 20 USC 3966. each State's allotment under this title shall be used by the State educational agency to strengthen elementary and secondary education programs in accordance with the provisions of this section. (b)(1) Not less than 70 per centum of the amount available under this section shall be distributed to local educational agencies within the State. Each local educational agency shall use funds distributed under this paragraph for— (A) the expansion and improvement of inservice training and retraining of teachers and other appropriate school personnel in the fields of mathematics and science, including vocational education teachers who use mathematics and science in the courses of study the teachers teach; or (B) if the local educational agency determines that the agency has met its need for such training and retraining and subject to the provisions of section 210(c), computer learning and instruction, foreign language instruction, and instructional materials and equipment related to mathematics and science instruction. Such training and instruction may be carried out through agreements with public agencies, private industry, institutions of higher education, and nonprofit private organizations, including museums, libraries, educational television stations, professional science, njathematics and engineering associations, and other appropriate institu-