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Notice of Intent to Award-Grant Awards for the Provision of Civil Legal Services to Eligible Low-Income Clients Beginning January 1, 2002.

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Legal Services Corporation.


Announcement of intention to make FY 2002 Competitive Grant Awards.


The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) hereby announces its intention to award grants and contracts to provide economical and effective delivery of high quality civil legal services to eligible low-income clients, beginning January 1, 2002.


All comments and recommendations must be received on or before the close of business on November 1, 2001.


Legal Services Corporation—Competitive Grants, Legal Services Corporation, 750 First Street NE, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20002-4250.

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Reginald Haley, Office of Program Performance, (202) 336-8827.

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Pursuant to LSC's announcement of funding availability on April 19, 2001 (66 FR 20165), July 13, 2001 (66 FR 36807), and Grant Renewal applications due on August 13, 2001, LSC will award funds to one or more of the following organizations to provide civil legal services in the indicated service areas. Start Printed Page 50216

Service areaApplicant nameAnticipated FY 2002 award
AL-1Legal Services Corporation of Alabama, Inc$4,831,192
AL-2Legal Services of North-Central Alabama, Inc549,609
AL-3Legal Services of Metro Birmingham, Inc977,006
MALTexas Rural Legal Aid, Inc29,695
AK-1Alaska Legal Services Corporation587,522
NAK-1Alaska Legal Services Corporation488,688
AZ-2DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc549,786
AZ-3Community Legal Services, Inc2,655,476
AZ-5Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc1,642,490
MAZCommunity Legal Services, Inc133,997
NAZ-5DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc2,357,944
NAZ-6Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc575,978
AR-6Ozark Legal Services1,529,150
AR-7Center for Arkansas Legal Services2,265,833
MARTexas Rural Legal Aid, Inc63,300
CA-1California Indian Legal Services, Inc26,923
CA-2Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc595,811
CA-12Inland Counties Legal Services, Inc2,503,568
CA-14Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc2,217,381
CA-19Legal Aid Society of Orange County, Inc2,818,744
CA-26Central California Legal Services2,176,387
CA-27Legal Services of Northern California, Inc2,698,853
CA-28Bay Area Legal Aid3,612,603
CA-29Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles6,314,739
CA-30Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County3,196,664
CA-31California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc3,477,326
MCACalifornia Rural Legal Assistance, Inc2,382,503
NCA-1California Indian Legal Services, Inc798,333
CO-6Colorado Legal Services3,178,056
MCOColorado Legal Services134,041
NCO-1Colorado Legal Services86,780
CT-1Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut, Inc1,903,538
NCT-1Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc14,147
DE-1Legal Services Corporation of Delaware, Inc473,889
MDELegal Aid Bureau, Inc22,403
DC-1Neigh. Legal Services Prog. of the Dist. of Columbia849,867
FL-1Central Florida Legal Services, Inc1,029,969
FL-2LA Service of Broward County1,051,155
FL-3Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc2,081,636
FL-4Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc823,218
FL-5Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc2,908,208
FL-6Legal Services of North Florida, Inc882,872
FL-7Greater Orlando Area Legal Services, Inc832,698
FL-8Bay Area Legal Services, Inc1,171,381
FL-9Withlacoochee Area Legal Services, Inc467,966
FL-10Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc656,525
FL-11Northwest Florida Legal Services, Inc452,589
FL-12Gulfcoast Legal Services, Inc991,730
MFLFlorida Rural Legal Services, Inc810,560
GA-1Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc1,880,428
GA-2Georgia Legal Services Program5,914,001
MGAGeorgia Legal Services Program353,848
GU-1Guam Legal Services Corporation167,338
HI-1Legal Aid Society of Hawaii895,875
MHILegal Aid Society of Hawaii62,197
NHI-1Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation206,990
ID-1Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc984,032
MIDIdaho Legal Aid Services, Inc168,697
NID-1Idaho Legal Aid Services, Inc58,706
IL-3Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc2,769,444
IL-6Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago6,174,934
IL-7Prairie State Legal Services, Inc2,541,676
MILLegal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago225,297
IN-5Indiana Legal Services, Inc4,960,961
MINIndiana Legal Services, Inc102,616
IA-1Legal Services Corporation of Iowa2,423,664
IA-2Legal Aid Society of Polk County255,945
MIALegal Services Corporation of Iowa34,055
KS-1Kansas Legal Services, Inc2,413,433
MKSKansas Legal Services, Inc10,725
KY-2Legal Aid Society1,231,133
KY-5Appalachian Research & Defense Fund of KY2,159,298
KY-9Cumberland Trace Legal Services, Inc1,280,662
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KY-10Northern Kentucky Legal Aid Society, Inc1,309,139
MKYTexas Rural Legal Aid, Inc38,407
LA-10Southwest Louisiana Legal Services Society, Inc2,206,947
LA-10Acadiana Legal Service Corporation2,206,947
LA-11Kisatchie Legal Services Corporation2,092,899
MLATexas Rural Legal Aid, Inc24,849
ME-1Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc1,069,215
MMX-1Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc112,715
NME-1Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Inc58,242
MD-1Legal Aid Bureau, Inc3,319,036
MMDLegal Aid Bureau, Inc82,058
MA-1Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Assoc1,581,988
MA-2South Middlesex Legal Services, Inc171,098
MA-3Legal Services for Cape Cod and Islands, Inc208,932
MA-4Merrimack Valley Legal Services, Inc765,859
MA-5New Center for Legal Advocacy558,445
MA-10Massachusetts Justice Project, Inc1,282,984
MI-1Legal Services of Southern Michigan, Inc579,198
MI-1Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc579,198
MI-2Legal Services of Southern Michigan, Inc249,678
MI-3Legal Aid and Defender Association, Inc3,501,300
MI-3Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc3,501,300
MI-4Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc1,381,151
MI-4Legal Services of Eastern Michigan1,381,151
MI-5Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc543,413
MI-5Legal Services of Southern Michigan, Inc543,413
MI-6Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc589,508
MI-6Lakeshore Legal Aid589,508
MI-7Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc581,229
MI-7Oakland Livingston Legal Aid581,229
MI-8Western Michigan Legal Services194,887
MI-9Legal Services of Northern Michigan, Inc836,388
MI-10Western Michigan Legal Services1,078,616
MI-11Western Michigan Legal Services431,925
MMILegal Services of Southern Michigan, Inc543,263
NMI-1Michigan Indian Legal Services, Inc148,750
MP-1Micronesian Legal Services, Inc1,481,411
MN-1Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota495,225
MN-2Judicare of Anoka County, Inc107,807
MN-3Central Minnesota Legal Services, Inc1,299,200
MN-4Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota Corporation485,427
MN-5Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc1,274,536
MMNSouthern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc180,570
NMN-1Anishinabe Legal Services, Inc215,947
MS-2North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, Inc2,359,314
MS-3South Mississippi Legal Services Corporation615,310
MS-7Central Mississippi Legal Services1,484,475
MS-8Southeast Mississippi Legal Services Corporation1,059,629
MMSTexas Rural Legal Aid, Inc51,507
NMS-1Southeast Mississippi Legal Services Corporation75,113
MO-3Legal Aid of Western Missouri1,792,421
MO-4Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc1,883,685
MO-5Mid-Missouri Legal Services Corporation367,610
MO-7Legal Services of Southern Missouri1,735,873
MMOLegal Aid of Western Missouri73,522
MT-1Montana Legal Services Association1,052,841
MMTMontana Legal Services Association49,265
NMT-1Montana Legal Services Association143,880
NE-4Nebraska Legal Services1,467,905
MNENebraska Legal Services38,160
NNE-1Nebraska Legal Services29,869
NV-1Nevada Legal Services, Inc1,053,997
MNVNevada Legal Services, Inc2,269
NNV-1Nevada Legal Services, Inc120,157
NH-1Legal Advice & Referral Center, Inc601,019
NJ-1Cape-Atlantic Legal Services, Inc242,996
NJ-2Warren County Legal Services, Inc42,432
NJ-3Camden Regional Legal Services, Inc902,363
NJ-4Union County Legal Services Corporation304,204
NJ-5Hunterdon County Legal Service Corporation23,895
NJ-6Bergen County Legal Services275,798
NJ-7Hudson County Legal Services Corporation701,093
NJ-8Essex-Newark Legal Services Project, Inc940,938
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NJ-9Middlesex County Legal Services Corporation286,488
NJ-10Passaic County Legal Aid Society384,840
NJ-11Somerset-Sussex Legal Services Corporation90,735
NJ-12Ocean-Monmouth Legal Services, Inc456,306
NJ-13Legal Aid Society of Mercer County199,381
NJ-14Legal Aid Society of Morris County98,971
MNJCamden Regional Legal Services, Inc108,901
NM-1DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc220,345
NM-5Southern New Mexico Legal Services, Inc2,401,375
MNMSouthern New Mexico Legal Services, Inc78,827
NNM-2DNA-Peoples Legal Services, Inc20,530
NNM-4Southern New Mexico Legal Services, Inc419,855
NY-1LAS of Northeastern New York, Inc732,342
NY-3Legal Aid for Broome/Chenango239,491
NY-4Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc1,007,857
NY-6Chemung County Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc285,799
NY-7Nassau/Suffolk Law Services Committee, Inc946,561
NY-8Legal Aid Society of Rockland County, Inc577,618
NY-9Legal Services for New York City12,073,717
NY-10Niagara County Legal Aid Society, Inc202,911
NY-13Legal Services of Central New York, Inc750,314
NY-14Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc661,159
NY-15Westchester/Putnam Legal Services, Inc646,885
NY-16North Country Legal Services, Inc346,742
NY-18Monroe County Legal Assistance Corporation944,892
NY-19Southern Tier Legal Services436,091
MNYLegal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc249,819
NC-5North Carolina Legal Services Transition Board6,841,627
MNCNorth Carolina Legal Services Transition Board483,714
NNC-1North Carolina Legal Services Transition Board197,210
ND-1Legal Assistance of North Dakota, Inc665,776
ND-2North Dakota Legal Services, Inc8,845
MNDSouthern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, Inc104,611
NND-1Legal Assistance of North Dakota, Inc114,960
NND-2North Dakota Legal Services, Inc128,449
OH-5The Legal Aid Society of Columbus1,232,342
OH-17Ohio State Legal Services1,960,579
OH-18Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati1,460,605
OH-19Western Ohio Legal Services Association1,500,857
OH-20Community Legal Aid Services, Inc2,083,039
OH-21The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland2,204,828
OH-22Legal Services of Northwest Ohio, Inc1,146,912
MOHLegal Services of Northwest Ohio, Inc113,686
OK-3Legal Services of Eastern Oklahoma, Inc4,444,118
MOKLegal Services of Eastern Oklahoma, Inc56,477
NOK-1Oklahoma Indian Legal Services, Inc739,870
OR-2Lane County Legal Aid Service, Inc293,585
OR-4Marion-Polk Legal Aid Service, Inc258,770
OR-5Legal Aid Services of Oregon1,989,135
MORLegal Aid Services of Oregon502,728
NOR-1Legal Aid Services of Oregon166,808
PA-1Philadelphia Legal Assistance Center2,729,704
PA-5Laurel Legal Services, Inc862,772
PA-8Neighborhood Legal Services Association1,759,398
PA-11Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services, Inc554,226
PA-23Legal Aid of Southeastern PA863,982
PA-24North Penn Legal Services, Inc1,581,900
PA-25MidPenn Legal Services, Inc2,059,453
PA-26Northwestern Legal Services769,857
MPAPhiladelphia Legal Assistance Center149,586
PR-1Puerto Rico Legal Services, Inc17,565,821
PR-2Community Law Office, Inc332,707
MPRPuerto Rico Legal Services, Inc262,398
RI-1Rhode Island Legal Services, Inc816,421
SC-8Legal Services Agency of Western Carolina, Inc4,392,152
MSCLegal Services Agency of Western Carolina, Inc178,522
SD-1Black Hills Legal Services, Inc169,968
SD-2East River Legal Services457,436
SD-3Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc307,390
MSDBlack Hills Legal Services, Inc3,584
NSD-1Dakota Plains Legal Services, Inc843,707
TN-4Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc1,447,100
TN-7West Tennessee Legal Services, Inc688,232
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TN-9Knoxville Legal Aid Society, Inc2,045,356
TN-10Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee2,337,828
MTNTexas Rural Legal Aid, Inc57,244
TX-13East Texas Legal Services, Inc8,702,089
TX-14West Texas Legal Services, Inc6,826,939
TX-15Texas Rural Legal Aid, Inc9,703,546
TX-15Legal Aid of Central Texas9,703,546
TX-15El Paso Legal Assistance Society9,703,546
TX-15Bexar County Lgl Aid Assoc9,703,546
MTXTexas Rural Legal Aid, Inc1,261,675
NTX-1Texas Rural Legal Aid, Inc28,281
UT-1Utah Legal Services, Inc1,637,273
MUTUtah Legal Services, Inc61,217
NUT-1Utah Legal Services, Inc74,340
VT-1Legal Services Law Line of Vermont, Inc463,791
VI-1Legal Services of the Virgin Islands, Inc297,407
VA-15Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc847,729
VA-16Legal Services of Eastern Virginia, Inc1,326,167
VA-17Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc810,631
VA-18Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc886,774
VA-19Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc600,693
VA-20Potomac Legal Aid Society, Inc753,854
MVACentral Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc142,348
WA-1Northwest Justice Project3,913,143
MWANorthwest Justice Project658,767
NWA-1Northwest Justice Project257,410
WV-5Legal Aid of West Virginia, Inc3,013,217
MWVLegal Aid of West Virginia, Inc32,996
WY-4Wyoming Legal Services, Inc451,786
MWYWyoming Legal Services, Inc11,228
NWY-1Wyoming Legal Services, Inc156,148

These grants and contracts will be awarded under the authority conferred on LSC by the Legal Services Corporation Act, as amended (42 U.S.C. 2996e(a)(1)). Awards will be made so that each service area indicated is served by one of the organizations listed above, although none of the listed organizations are guaranteed an award or contract. This public notice is issued pursuant to the LSC Act (42 U.S.C. 2996f(f)), with a request for comments and recommendations concerning the potential grantees within a period of thirty (30) days from the date of publication of this notice. Grants will become effective and grant funds will be distributed on or about January 1, 2002.

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Dated: September 26, 2001.

Michael A. Genz,

Director, Office of Program Performance.

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[FR Doc. 01-24572 Filed 10-1-01; 8:45 am]