United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Oct 04, 2023
To enhance the security of agriculture in the United States against threats posed by bioterrorism, the Secretary shall make expansion or security upgrade grants on a competitive basis to colleges and universities (as defined in section 3103(4) of this title).
Grants to a recipient under this section shall not exceed $10,000,000 in any fiscal year.
The amount of a grant awarded under this section shall be determined by the Secretary.
The Federal share of the cost of any expansion or security upgrade carried out using funds from a grant provided under this section shall not exceed 50 percent.
There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this section such sums as are necessary for each fiscal year.