Federal Regulations

  • Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) - A collection of the general and permanent rules of the executive departments and agencies of the federal government.
  • Export Controls - federal laws restricting the export of goods, technology, related technical data, and certain services in the interest of protecting the national security and domestic economy.
  • Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) - uniform federal policies to guide executive federal agencies in the acquisition of supplies and services.
  • Federal Demonstration Partnership - A cooperative initiative among 9 federal agencies and 120 institutional recipients of federal funds. Its purpose is to reduce the administrative burdens associated with research grants and contracts.
  • Federal Register - A daily listing of federal agency announcements, including grant opportunities, proposed federal regulations, and other important information. 
  • NIH Public Access Policy -- Requirement to ensure NIH-funded research results are made publicly available.
  • Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circulars - Policies and procedures for grants and contracts that are used by the federal government and organizations that receive federal funds.
  • United States Code (USC) - a consolidation and codification of the general and permanent laws of the United States.