(1)The Board requires receipt of expense documentation from enforcement agencies prior to the release of funds from the Salvaged Vessel Subaccount:
(a)Pre-seizure: a written estimate of the salvage, towing, storage and disposal costs. This estimate must itemize expenses and include a description of how the salvage, towing, storage and disposal will be accomplished.
(b)Post-seizure: itemized expenses incurred by the enforcement agency by reason of the seizure, and the amount of those costs that have accrued as of the date of the post-seizure notice. The enforcement agency must also submit a complete estimate of remaining storage and disposal costs, and a description of how the storage and disposal will be accomplished.
(2)Expense documentation must be in writing and submitted by email or fax within ten days of seizure action.
(3)The Board will review documentation of incurred expenses and cost estimates to confirm eligibility and to ensure match requirements are met.
(4)The Board will prepare an Intergovernmental Project Agreement for signature by the parties prior to the reimbursement of eligible expenses.
Rule 250-026-0030 — Expense Documentation,