United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Sep 23, 2020
After providing notice and an opportunity for public comment on a petition submitted under subsection (a), the State shall approve or disapprove the petition, in whole or in part, not later than 120 days after the date of submission of the petition.
The Administrator may make a grant to each State that establishes a program under this section that is approved under paragraph (2). The amount of each grant shall not exceed 50 percent of the cost of administering the program for the year in which the grant is available.
In order to receive grant assistance under this subsection, a State shall submit to the Administrator for approval a plan for a source water quality protection partnership program that is consistent with the guidance published under subsection (d). The Administrator shall approve the plan if the plan is consistent with the guidance published under subsection (d).
There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section $5,000,000 for each of the fiscal years 2020 through 2021. Each State with a plan for a program approved under subsection (b) shall receive an equitable portion of the funds available for any fiscal year.