U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs

Part I - Chapter 2: Resources

HIGHLIGHTS OF CHAPTER

  • OMB Circulars
  • Governmentwide Common Rules
  • Office of the Inspector General Fraud Hotline
  • Other Available Resources

This Guide incorporates by reference the provisions of OMB circulars/CFRs and government-wide common rules applicable to grants and cooperative agreements. These circulars and common rules include the following:

OMB CIRCULARS/CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS

Administrative Requirements
OMB Circular A-102 "Grants and Cooperative Agreements With State and Local Governments."

2 CFR Part 215

"Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements With Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals and Other Non-Profit Organizations" (codified at 28 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 70) (formerly known as OMB Circular A-110)

Cost Principles

2 CFR Part 220

"Cost Principles for Educational Institutions"(codified at 28 CFR Part 66, by reference) (formerly known as OMB Circular A-21)
2 CFR Part 225 "Cost Principles for State, Local, and Indian Tribal Governments" (codified at 28 CFR Part 66, by reference) (formerly known as OMB Circular A-87)

2 CFR Part 230

"Cost Principles for Non-Profit Organizations" (formerly known as OMB Circular A-122)

Audit Requirements

OMB Circular A-133

"Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations" (codified at 28 CFR Parts 66 and 70).

GOVERNMENTWIDE COMMON RULES

"Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Cooperative Agreements with State and Local Units of Governments," (codified at 28 CFR Part 66). (Grants Management Common Rule for State and Local Units of Governments.)

"Government-wide Debarment and Suspension (Nonprocurement)" (codified at 28 CFR Part 67) and "Government-wide Requirements for Drug-Free Workplace (Grants)" (codified at 28 CFR Part 83).

"New Restrictions on Lobbying" (codified at 28 CFR Part 69).

For additional information on grants management and to obtain copies of current circulars, please visit the OMB Web site at http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/circulars_default.

OFFICE OF THE INSPECTOR GENERAL (OIG) FRAUD HOTLINE

Grantees should report any allegations of fraud, waste, and abuse regarding grant funds to the OCFO Customer Service Branch (CSB) via e-mail ask.ocfo@usdoj.gov and/or to the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Fraud Hotline via e-mail oig.hotline@usdoj.gov or 1-800-869-4499.

OTHER AVAILABLE RESOURCES

Equal Treatment Regulation, codified 28 CFR Parts 38.1 and 38.2, addresses the principle that religious affiliation (faith-based) organizations should be able to compete on an equal footing with other organizations for funding.

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