The Department of the Interior protects and provides access to the Nation's natural and cultural heritage, including responsibilities to Indian tribes and island communities. Departmental goals include resource protection and usage, overseeing recreational opportunities, serving communities and excellence in management.
Uses and Use Restrictions
To be used as the legislature directs giving priority to those subdivisions of the State that are socially or economically impacted by the development of minerals leased, for (1) planning, (2) construction and maintenance of public facilities, (3) provision of public service.
Revenue from government owned land leasing will trigger automatic payment distribution computed in accordance with the law.
ONRR distributes these funds to state and county governments for leased lands within the state or county and the state or county government has sole discretion in their use in accordance with the enabling legislation.
No Credentials or documentation are required. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.
Aplication and Award Process
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Environmental impact information is not required for this program.
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. No application is necessary.
Automatic distribution is made as authorized by law.
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Minerals, Lands, and Mining, 30 U.S.C 191a, 1019.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
> 180 Days.
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program. Matching requirements are not applicable to this program. MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Not applicable. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Information not available.
Post Assistance Requirements
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503.
14-5003-0-0-000 - States; 14-5574-0-0-000 - Counties.
(Direct Payments for Specified Use) FY 17 $10,445,000; FY 18 est $11,810,000; and FY 19 est $9,117,000
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
Regional or Local Office
See Regional Agency Offices. U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Natural Resources Revenue, Financial Management Division, Denver Federal Center, 85, MS 63210B, P.O. Box 25165, Denver, CO 80225-0165.
Director Office of Natural Resources Revenue, 1849 C Street, NW, Mail Stop 4211, Washington, District of Columbia 20240 Phone: (202) 513-0600
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
A recruiting trends report by Michigan State University’s (MSU) Collegiate Employment Research Institute discovers that the financial services sector is decreasing the hiring rate for Bachelor’s degrees from “double-digit expansion”.