The Catholic University of America

Summary of Federal Laws

Miscellaneous Laws Affecting Universities

U.S. Senate Gift Rule XXXV

No Member, officer, or employee of the Senate shall knowingly accept a gift except as provided in this rule. There are a number of exceptions.

The House Leadership and Open Govt. Act was signed into law on Sept. 14, 2007. For a summary of this new law and other changes to lobbying rules see the ACE memo titled What do the New Rules on Lobbying Congress Signify for Colleges and Universities?


updated 3/12/13 CCR