7 USC 2009aa - Definitions

In this subchapter:
(1) Authority 
The term Authority means the Delta Regional Authority established by section 2009aa–1 of this title.
(2) Region 
The term region means the Lower Mississippi (as defined in section 4 of the Delta Development Act (42 U.S.C. 3121 note ; Public Law 100460)).
(3) Federal grant program 
The term Federal grant program means a Federal grant program to provide assistance in
(A) acquiring or developing land;

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(B) constructing or equipping a highway, road, bridge, or facility; or
(C) carrying out other economic development activities.
(4) Alabama as participating State 
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the State of Alabama shall be a full member of the Delta Regional Authority and shall be entitled to all rights and privileges that said membership affords to all other participating States in the Delta Regional Authority.