Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA) Reallocation Program funds are to be used directly to advance SORNA implementation.
Applicants are limited to eligible State Administering Agencies (SAAs) for states and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico that failed to substantially implement the SORNA portion of the Adam Walsh Act (34 U.S.C. § 20901, et seq.), requested to use 10 percent of Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) funds to work toward compliance, and received a letter of invitation to apply. The list of eligible states and allocation amounts can be found in Appendix A of the solicitation. Information on the designated SAAs can be found at OJP’s State Administering Agencies page.
See the solicitation for additional opportunity details and directions on how to apply.