PUBLIC LAW 110–53—AUG. 3, 2007
121 STAT. 293
‘‘(3) TRIBAL FUNDING REPORT.—At the end of each fiscal year, the Administrator shall submit to the appropriate committees of Congress a report setting forth the amount of funding provided during that fiscal year to Indian tribes under any grant program administered by the Department, whether provided directly or through a subgrant from a State or highrisk urban area.’’. SEC. 102. OTHER AMENDMENTS TO THE HOMELAND SECURITY ACT OF 2002.
(a) NATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL.—Section 508(b) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 318(b)) is amended— (1) by striking ‘‘The National Advisory’’ the first place that term appears and inserting the following: ‘‘(1) IN GENERAL.—The National Advisory’’; and (2) by adding at the end the following: ‘‘(2) CONSULTATION ON GRANTS.—To ensure input from and coordination with State, local, and tribal governments and emergency response providers, the Administrator shall regularly consult and work with the National Advisory Council on the administration and assessment of grant programs administered by the Department, including with respect to the development of program guidance and the development and evaluation of risk-assessment methodologies, as appropriate.’’. (b) EVACUATION PLANNING.—Section 512(b)(5)(A) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 321a(b)(5)(A)) is amended by inserting ‘‘, including the elderly’’ after ‘‘needs’’. SEC. 103. AMENDMENTS TO THE POST-KATRINA EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REFORM ACT OF 2006.
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(a) FUNDING EFFICACY.—Section 652(a)(2) of the Post-Katrina Emergency Management Reform Act of 2006 (6 U.S.C. 752(a)(2)) is amended— (1) in subparagraph (C), by striking ‘‘and’’ at the end; (2) in subparagraph (D), by striking the period at the end and inserting ‘‘; and’’; and (3) by adding at the end the following: ‘‘(E) an evaluation of the extent to which grants administered by the Department, including grants under title XX of the Homeland Security Act of 2002— ‘‘(i) have contributed to the progress of State, local, and tribal governments in achieving target capabilities; and ‘‘(ii) have led to the reduction of risk from natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other man-made disasters nationally and in State, local, and tribal jurisdictions.’’. (b) STATE PREPAREDNESS REPORT.—Section 652(c)(2)(D) of the Post-Katrina Emergency Management Reform Act of 2006 (6 U.S.C. 752(c)(2)(D)) is amended by striking ‘‘an assessment of resource needs’’ and inserting ‘‘a discussion of the extent to which target capabilities identified in the applicable State homeland security plan and other applicable plans remain unmet and an assessment of resources needed’’.
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