Country:United States
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2009
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Buildings
Agency:U.S. Department of Education
Legal References:American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Div. A, Title VIII, Sec. 805

Grants for Impact Aid Construction include criteria for energy efficiency and use of recyclable materials. The Grants program (1) make Impact Aid payments to eligible local education agencies (LEAs) for the construction and repair of school buildings impacted by military dependent children and children residing on Indian land; and (2) award competitive grants to such LEAs for emergency repairs and modernization of impacted school facilities. Criteria for the competitive grants include the extent to which the new design and proposed construction utilize energy efficient and recyclable materials.

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