The Department of Defense provides the military forces needed to deter war and protect the security of the United States through five major areas: peacekeeping and war-fighting efforts, Homeland Security, evacuation and humanitarian causes.
Uses and Use Restrictions
Funds are to be expended as the State legislature may prescribe for the benefit of public schools and public roads of the county in which property is located, or for defraying of the expenses of the county government, including public obligations of levees and drainage districts for flood control and drainage improvements.
State government in which lands have been Federally acquired for purposes defined under Objectives.
State and county government being compensated and their residents.
Districts report to CERM-F by State and county the amounts collected. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-87.
Aplication and Award Process
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
12372 and OMB Circular No.
Automatic distribution is made as authorized by 33 U.S.C. 701c-3. No application is necessary. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-110.
Flood Control Act of 1941, as amended, Public Law 83-228; Flood Control Act of 1946, as amended, Public Law 83-526, Public Law 83-60; Flood Control Act of 1954, Public Law 83-780, 33 U.S.C. 701C- 3.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
Formula and Matching Requirements
When property is situated in more than one State or county, the distributive share to each from the proceeds of such property shall be proportional to its area therein. There are no matching requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Post Assistance Requirements
(Grants) FY 07 not reported; FY 08 est not reported; and FY 09 est not reported.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
Regional or Local Office
Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Attn: CERM-FC., 20 Massachusetts Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20314-1000. Telephone: (202) 272-1931. FTS is not available.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
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