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
Legislation exclusive to the transfer in fee title of Corps of Engineers lands at directed locations to the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe (CRST), the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks (SDGFP), and the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe (LBST).
Funds granted to the State and Tribes are limited to those directed in legislation.
Auditable documentation is required. OMB Circular No. A-87 applies to this program.
Aplication and Award Process
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Environmental impact information is not required for this program.
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
OMB Circular No. A-102 applies to this program. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-110.
Before providing assistance under this section, the Secretary of the Army shall enter into a Cooperative Agreement with the parties designated in legislation for the purposes directed by law.
Water Resources Development Act of 1999, as amended, Title VI, Section 601 - 609, Public Law 106-53, 113 Stat. 385.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula.
Matching requirements are not applicable to this program.
This program does not have MOE requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
When appropriated. Funds appropriated from the Energy and Water Development Act for this program generally do not expire. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: lump sum.
Post Assistance Requirements
No reports are required.
In accordance with the provisions of OMB Circular No. A-133 (Revised, June 27, 2003), "Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations," nonfederal entities that expend financial assistance of $500,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Nonfederal entities that expend less than $500,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in Circular No. A-133. The Grantee shall provide the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with an annual accounting of monies received, obligated and expended for the purposes authorized by law. A final accounting in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Procedures and Federal Cost Accounting Standards is required in 2010 when the funds are capitalized and made available from the trust fund enacted in legislation.
No Data Available.
(Cooperative Agreements) FY 09 $2,786,090; FY 10 est $0; FY 11 est $0
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
No Data Available.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
Regional or Local Office
See Regional Agency Offices.
Lee Tew, 441 G Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20314 Email: Donnie.L.Tew@usace.army.mil Phone: (202) 761-1504.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
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