(1) annual grants to the National Trust for subgrants administered by the National Trust for maritime heritage education projects under subsection (b); and
(2) grants to State Historic Preservation Officers for maritime heritage preservation projects carried out or administered by those Officers under subsection (c).
(A) assistance to any maritime museum or historical society for—
(i) existing and new educational programs, exhibits, educational activities, conservation, and interpretation of artifacts and collections;
(ii) minor improvements to educational and museum facilities; and
(iii) other similar activities;
(B) activities designed to encourage the preservation of traditional maritime skills, including—
(i) building and operation of vessels of all sizes and types for educational purposes;
(ii) special skills such as wood carving, sail making, and rigging;
(iii) traditional maritime art forms; and
(iv) sail training;
(C) other educational activities relating to historic maritime resources, including—
(i) maritime educational waterborne-experience programs in historic vessels or vessel reproductions;
(ii) maritime archeological field schools; and
(iii) educational programs on other aspects of maritime history;
(D) heritage programs focusing on maritime historic resources, including maritime heritage trails and corridors; or
(E) the construction and use of reproductions of historic maritime resources for educational purposes, if a historic maritime resource no longer exists or would be damaged or consumed through direct use.
(A) identification of historic maritime resources, including underwater archeological sites;
(B) acquisition of historic maritime resources for the purposes of preservation;
(C) repair, restoration, stabilization, maintenance, or other capital improvements to historic maritime resources, in accordance with standards prescribed by the Secretary; and
(D) research, recording (through drawings, photographs, or otherwise), planning (through feasibility studies, architectural and engineering services, or otherwise), and other services carried out as part of a preservation program for historic maritime resources.
(1) demonstrate that the project for which the direct grant or subgrant will be used has the potential for reaching a broad audience with an effective educational program based on American maritime history, technology, or the role of maritime endeavors in American culture;
(2) match the amount of the direct grant or subgrant, on a 1-to-1 basis, with non-Federal assets from non-Federal sources, which may include cash or donated services fairly valued as determined by the Secretary;
(3) maintain records as may be reasonably necessary to fully disclose—
(A) the amount and the disposition of the proceeds of the direct grant or subgrant;
(B) the total cost of the project for which the direct grant or subgrant is made; and
(C) other records as may be required by the Secretary, including such records as will facilitate an effective accounting for project funds;
(4) provide access to the Secretary for the purposes of any required audit and examination of any records of the person; and
(5) be a unit of State or local government, or a private nonprofit organization.
(1) a solicitation of applications for direct grants and subgrants under this section;
(2) a list of priorities for the making of those direct grants and subgrants;
(3) a single deadline for the submission of applications for those direct grants and subgrants; and
(4) other relevant information.
(A) publicizing the Program to prospective grantees, subgrantees, and the public at large, in cooperation with the Service, the Maritime Administration, and other appropriate government agencies and private institutions;
(B) answering inquiries from the public, including providing information on the Program as requested;
(C) distributing direct grant and subgrant applications;
(D) receiving direct grant and subgrant applications and ensuring their completeness;
(E) keeping records of all direct grant and subgrant awards and expenditures of funds;
(F) monitoring progress of projects carried out with direct grants and subgrants; and
(G) providing to the Secretary such progress reports as may be required by the Secretary.
(1) the total number of grant applications submitted and approved under the Program in the period covered by the report;
(2) a detailed description of each project funded under the Program in the period covered by the report;
(3) the results or accomplishments of each such project; and
(4) recommended priorities for achieving the policy set forth in section 308701 of this title.
|Source (U.S. Code)||Source (Statutes at Large)|
|308703||16 U.S.C. 5403.||Pub. L. 103–451, §4, Nov. 2, 1994, 108 Stat. 4770.|
The text of 16 U.S.C. 5403(j) is omitted as obsolete.
In subsection (a), the text of 16 U.S.C. 5403(a)(3) is omitted as obsolete.
In subsections (b)(1) and (c)(1), the references are to paragraph (2) to correct errors in the source provisions.
In subsection (d)(4), the word "records" is substituted for "books, documents, papers, and records" to eliminate unnecessary words.
In subsection (f), the text of 16 U.S.C. 5403(f)(1) is omitted as obsolete.
In subsection (g), the text of 16 U.S.C. 5403(g)(2) is omitted as obsolete.
In subsection (h)(2), the text of 16 U.S.C. 5403(h)(5) and (6) is omitted as obsolete.
2016—Subsec. (c)(1). Pub. L. 114–328, §3507(b), substituted "under section 308704(b)(1)(A)" for "under section 308704(b)(1)(B)".
Subsec. (j). Pub. L. 114–328, §3507(c)(1), in introductory provisions, substituted "the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation of the Senate, the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources of the Senate, the Committee on Natural Resources of the House of Representatives, the Committee on Armed Services of the House of Representatives, and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure of the House of Representatives" for "Congress".
Subsec. (j)(1). Pub. L. 114–328, §3507(c)(3), added par. (1). Former par. (1) redesignated (2).
Subsec. (j)(2). Pub. L. 114–328, §3507(c)(2), (4), redesignated par. (1) as (2) and inserted "detailed" before "description". Former par. (2) redesignated (3).
Subsec. (j)(3), (4). Pub. L. 114–328, §3507(c)(2), redesignated pars. (2) and (3) as (3) and (4), respectively.
Disclaimer: Lawrina maintains this website to enhance public access to information about its activities. We make an effort to keep the information about codes timely and accurate. Please note that we cannot guarantee that the U.S.C, Title 54, Section 308703 — National Maritime Heritage Grants Program — exactly reproduces the officially adopted text.