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AAV of the RTT-ELC Application Certifications

Accessible Alternative Version (AAV) of the Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge (RTT-ELC) grant Application Assurances and Certifications.

This page is an Accessible Alternative Version of the Application Assurances and Certifications signature page for the Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge (RTT-ELC) grant. The scanned version of the Application Assurances and Certifications signature page (PDF) is considered to be the official version of the document.

IV. Application Assurances and Certifications

Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge
(CFDA No. 84.412)

California Department of Education
Posted October 2011

Legal Name of Applicant
(Office of the Governor): Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Applicant's Mailing Address: State Capitol, Suite 1173, Sacramento, CA 95814
Employer Identification Number: 68-0258051
Organizational DUNS: 807480843

Lead Agency: California Department of Education
Contact Name: Camille Maben

Required Applicant Signatures (must include signatures from an authorized representative of each Participating State Agency. Insert additional signature blocks as needed below. To simplify the process, signatories may sign on separate Application Assurance forms.):

To the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information and data in this application are true and correct.

I further certify that I have read the application, am fully committed to it, and will support its implementation:

Governor or Authorized Representative of the Governor (Printed Name): Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Signature of Governor or Authorized Representative of the Governor: /s/
Date: 10/17/2011

Lead Agency Authorized Representative (Printed Name): Richard Zeiger
Agency Name: California Department of Education
Signature of Lead Agency Authorized Representative: /s/
Date: 10/17/2011

Participating State Agency Authorized Representatives (Printed Names and signatures):

Kris Perry
Agency Name: First 5 California

Susan K. Burr, Kris Perry, Camille Maben
Agency Name: Early Learning Advisory Council

Susan K. Burr
Agency Name: California State Board of Education

Richard Zeiger
Agency Name: California Department of Education

Will Lightbourne
Agency Name: California Department of Social Services

Mark Hutchinson
Agency Name: California Department of Developmental Services

Kathleen Billingsley
Agency Name: California Department of Public Health

All signatures dated: 10/17/2011

Accountability, Transparency, and Reporting Assurances

The Governor or his/her authorized representative assures that the State will comply with all applicable assurances in OMB Standard Forms 424B and D (Assurances for Non-Construction and Construction Programs), including the assurances relating to the legal authority to apply for assistance; access to records; conflict of interest; merit systems; nondiscrimination; Hatch Act provisions; labor standards, including Davis-Bacon prevailing wages; flood hazards; historic preservation; protection of human subjects; animal welfare; lead-based paint; Single Audit Act; and the general agreement to comply with all applicable Federal laws, executive orders, and regulations.

With respect to the certification regarding lobbying in Department Forn1 80-0013, no 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 the making or renewal of Federal grants under this program; the State will complete and submit Standard Form-LLL, "Disclosure Form to Report Lobbying," when required (34 C.F.R. Part 82, Appendix B): and the State will require the full certification, as set forth in 34 C.F.R. Part 82, Appendix A, in the award documents for all subawards at all tiers.

The State and other entities will comply with the following provisions of the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR), as applicable: 34 CFR Part 74—Administration of Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Non-Profit Organizations; 34 CFR Part 76—State-Administered Programs, including the construction requirements in section 75.600 through 75.617 that are incorporated by reference in section 76.600; 34 CFR Part 77—Definitions that Apply to Department Regulations; 34 CFR Part 80—Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Cooperative Agreements to State and Local Governments, including the procurement provisions; 34 CFR Part 81—General Education Provisions Act–Enforcement; 34 CFR Part 82—New Restrictions on Lobbying; 34 CFR Part 85—Government-wide Debarment and Suspension (Non-procurement).

Governor or Authorized Representative of the Governor (Printed Name): Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Signature of Edmund G. Brown Jr., Governor of California: /s/
Date: 10/17/2011

State Attorney General Certification

State Attorney General or Authorized Representative of the Attorney General Certification

I certify that the State's description of, and statements and conclusions in its application concerning, State law, statute, and regulation are complete and accurate, and constitute a reasonable interpretation of State law, statute and regulation:

State Attorney General or Authorized Representative of the Attorney General (Printed Name): Rochelle East

Signature of the State Attorney General or Authorized Representative of the Attorney General: /s/

Date: 10/17/2011

Questions:   Early Education and Support Division | 916-322-6233
Last Reviewed: Friday, May 17, 2019
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