9.04 / Federal Anti-Lobbying Law
The University, as a recipient of federal funds, is subject to anti-lobbying
rules that restrict contact by mail, telephone, or in person with employees
of federal agencies or congressional offices, and with members of congress.
The restrictions prohibit contacts between University and federal employees
after proposals requesting federal funds have been submitted by the
University, until action has been completed by the federal agency.
University personnel may, however, respond to questions from federal
employees, and may explain the content of a proposal. Contact the Office of
Research and Technology Transfer or the Executive Director of Governmental
Relations for further information about contacts with federal