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PUBLIC LAW 101-645—NOV. 29, 1990 104 STAT. 4759 "(3) REPORT.—Not later than March 1, 1993, the Secretary shall prepare and submit to the appropriate committees of Congress a report that contains a description of the activities carried out under this title, and an assessment of the effectiveness of such programs in preventing initial and prolonged separation of children from their families due to homelessness and other housing problems. At a minimum the report shall contain— "(A) information describing the locsdities in which activities are conducted; "(B) information describing the specific activities undertaken with grant funds and, where relevant, the numbers of families and children assisted by such activities; "(C) information concerning the nature of the joint training conducted with grant funds; "(D) information concerning the manner in which other agencies such as child welfare, public housing authorities, and appropriate public and nonprofit private entities are consulting and coordinating with existing programs that are designed to prevent homelessness and to serve homeless families and youth; and "(E) information concerning the impact of programs supported with grant funds under this title on— "(i) the incidence of the placement of children into out-of-home care; "(ii) the reunification of children with their families; and "(iii) in the case of youth not less than 16 years of age who have been placed in out-of-home care, the discharge of such youths from such care into circumstances of providing for their own support with adequate living arrangements. "(d) RESTRICTION ON USE OF GRANT. — The Secretary may not make a grant under section 301(a) unless the agency involved agrees that the agency will not expend the grant to purchase or improve real property, "SEC. 304. DESCRIPTION OF INTENDED USES OF GRANT. "The Secretary shall not make a grant under section 301(a) unless— "(1) the agency involved submits to the Secretary a description of the purposes for which the agency intends to expend the grant; "(2) with respect to the entities with which the gigency has made agreements pursuant to section 301(b)(1), such entities have assisted the agency in preparing the description required in paragraph (1); and "(3) the description includes a statement of the methods that the agency will utilize in conducting the evaluations required in section 303(a)(2). "SEC. 305. REQUIREMENT OF SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION. "The Secretary shall not make a grant under section 301(a) unless an application for the grant is submitted to the Secretary, the application contains the description of intended uses required in section 304, and the application is in such form, is made in such 42 USC 5118c. 42 USC 5118d.