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 by States 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, and (3) provision of public service.
Revenue from public land leasing will trigger automatic payment distribution computed in accordance with the Law.
State governments in which Federal leased lands and minerals are located.
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 191, 191a, 355, Comp Gen B-220699, PL 111-88.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
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
No applicable. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Information not available.
Post Assistance Requirements
No reports are required.
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 - 14X5003.
(Direct Payments for Specified Use) FY 17 $1,395,081,000; FY 18 est $1,647,867,000; and FY 19 est $1,824,498,000
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
Regional or Local Office
See Regional Agency Offices. Office of Natural Resources Revenue, 1849 C Street, NW, Mail Stop 4211, Washington, DC 20240.
Director U.S. Department of Interior, 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
Crowd-sourcing is deemed an effective and useful tool to preserve and protect the earth’s species. As proof, the International Barcode of Life (iBOL) summons citizens around the world to collect samples to assist universities, natural history museums and research institutes.