Applicants must review the requirements for certification regarding lobbying included in the regulations cited below before completing this form. Applicants must sign this form to comply with the certification requirements under 34 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 82, "New Restrictions on Lobbying." This certification is a material representation of fact upon which the Department of Education relies when it makes a grant or enters into a cooperative agreement.
As required by Section 1352, Title 31 of the U.S. Code, and implemented at 34 CFR Part 82, for persons entering into a grant or cooperative agreement over $100,000, as defined at 34 CFR Part 82, Sections 82.105 and 82.110, the applicant certifies that:
- No Federal appropriated funds have been paid or will be paid, by or on behalf of the undersigned, to any person for influencing or attempting to influence an officer or employee of any agency, a Member of Congress, an officer or employee of Congress, or an employee of a Member of Congress in connection with the making of any Federal grant, the entering into of any cooperative agreement, and the extension, continuation, renewal, amendment, or modification of any Federal grant or cooperative agreement;
- If any funds other than Federal appropriated funds have been paid or will be paid to any person for influencing or attempting to influence an officer or employee of any agency, a Member of Congress, an officer or employee of Congress, or an employee of a Member of Congress in connection with this Federal grant or cooperative agreement, the undersigned shall complete and submit Standard Form - LLL, "Disclosure Form to Report Lobbying," (revised Jul-1997) in accordance with its instructions;
- The undersigned shall require that the language of this certification
be included in the award documents for all subawards at all tiers
(including subgrants, contracts under grants and cooperative agreements,
and subcontracts) and that all subrecipients shall certify and
As the duly authorized representative of the applicant, I hereby certify that the applicant will comply with the above certifications.
Name of Applicant: ____________________________________________________________________
Name of Program: ____________________________________________________________________
Printed Name and Title of Authorized Representative: __________________________________________
Signature: ________________________________________________ Date: ______________________
ED 80-0013 (Revised Jun-2004) - U. S. Department of Education