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 March 1, 2002.
All comments and recommendations must be received on or before the close of business on March 4, 2002.
Legal Services Corporation—Competitive Grants, Legal Services Corporation, 750 First Street NE, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20002-4250.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Reginald Haley, Office of Program Performance, (202) 336-8827.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Pursuant to LSC's announcement of funding availability on Thursday, December 6, 2001, LSC will award funds to one or more of the following organizations to provide civil legal services in the indicated service areas. The grant amounts shown below are based on FY 2002 funding levels and reflect a ten month funding period beginning March 1, 2002 and ending December 31, 2002.
|Service area||Applicant name||FY 2002 award|
|LA-1||Capital Area Legal Services Corporation||$1,246,370|
|LA-4||New Orleans Legal Assistance Corporation||1,740,090|
|LA-8||Southeast Louisiana Legal Services Corporation||530,650|
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 above is served, 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 March 1, 2002.Start Signature
Dated: January 28, 2002.
Michael A. Genz,
Director, Office of Program Performance.
[FR Doc. 02-2410 Filed 1-30-02; 8:45 am]
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