H.R.2393 - Federal Grant Solicitations Improvement Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Pierluisi, Pedro R. [D-PR-At Large] (Introduced 06/24/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||06/30/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform . (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2393 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/24/2011)
Federal Grant Solicitations Improvement Act of 2011 - Requires the head of each federal agency to submit to the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), not later than November 30 of each fiscal year, a forecast of all grant solicitations that such agency expects to issue for that fiscal year and to revise such forecast as required. Requires the Director to: (1) publish and update such forecast on a website available to the public, and (2) issue standards to ensure uniformity in the format and submission of such forecasts by agency heads.
Requires such forecasts to include: (1) the scheduled dates for the issuance of the solicitation and application, the application submission deadline, and the deadline for agency review; (2) a link to a website where the solicitation and application are available to the public; (3) estimates of the average grant amount and the total number of grants to be made; (4) contact information for the agency awarding the grant; and (5) the expected date of notification of grant award decisions.