U.S Code last checked for updates: May 20, 2024
§ 623.
Allotments to States
(a)
In general
(1)
In general
(2)
Grants to States to enhance collaboration between State child welfare and juvenile justice systems
For each fiscal year beginning with fiscal year 2023 for which the amount appropriated under section 625 of this title for the fiscal year exceeds $270,000,000—
(A)
the Secretary shall reserve from such excess amount such sums as are necessary for making grants under section 628c of this title for such fiscal year; and
(B)
the remainder to be applied under paragraph (1) for purposes of making allotments to States for such fiscal year shall be determined after the Secretary first allots $70,000 to each State under such paragraph and reserves such sums under subparagraph (A) of this paragraph.
(b)
Determination of State allotment percentages
(c)
Promulgation of State allotment percentages
(d)
United States defined
(e)
Reallotment of funds
(1)
In general
The amount of any allotment to a State for a fiscal year under the preceding provisions of this section which the State certifies to the Secretary will not be required for carrying out the State plan developed as provided in section 622 of this title shall be available for reallotment from time to time, on such dates as the Secretary may fix, to other States which the Secretary determines—
(A)
need sums in excess of the amounts allotted to such other States under the preceding provisions of this section, in carrying out their State plans so developed; and
(B)
will be able to so use such excess sums during the fiscal year.
(2)
Considerations
The Secretary shall make the reallotments on the basis of the State plans so developed, after taking into consideration—
(A)
the population under 21 years of age;
(B)
the per capita income of each of such other States as compared with the population under 21 years of age; and
(C)
the per capita income of all such other States with respect to which such a determination by the Secretary has been made.
(3)
Amounts reallotted to a State deemed part of State allotment
(Aug. 14, 1935, ch. 531, title IV, § 423, formerly § 421, as added Pub. L. 90–248, title II, § 240(c), Jan. 2, 1968, 81 Stat. 912; amended Pub. L. 96–272, title I, § 103(a), June 17, 1980, 94 Stat. 516; Pub. L. 100–203, title IX, § 9135(b)(2), Dec. 22, 1987, 101 Stat. 1330–315; renumbered § 423 and amended Pub. L. 109–288, §§ 6(b)(2), (d), 11(a)(1), Sept. 28, 2006, 120 Stat. 1244, 1246, 1255; Pub. L. 112–34, title I, § 101(d), Sept. 30, 2011, 125 Stat. 371; Pub. L. 117–348, title I, § 101(b), Jan. 5, 2023, 136 Stat. 6215.)
cite as: 42 USC 623