Award Terms & Conditions, Federal Regulations and Policies
CDC and grant recipients must comply with all applicable terms and conditions of award, federal laws, regulations, and policies.
Applicable grant terms and conditions, policies and regulations include:
- CDC General Terms and Conditions for Research Awards
- CDC General Terms and Conditions for Non-research Awards
- Code of Federal Regulations (CFRs)
- HHS Grants Policy Statementexternal icon
- Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act (FFATA)external icon
- Anti-Lobby Restrictions for CDC Grant Recipients
- Grantee Notification Guidance on the Establishment of Subaccounts
- Notice of Funding Opportunity Additional Requirements
Recipients must comply with all general terms and conditions above and specific terms and conditions detailed in the Notice of Award (NoA). The NoA includes additional program and recipient special conditions.
On June 4, 2020, HHS announcedexternal icon guidance on laboratory data reporting as required under section 18115 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (P.L. 116-136). The guidanceexternal icon specifies requirements for data submission from laboratories and from state and local public health departments using existing reporting channels. Consistent with the terms and conditions of grants and cooperative agreements awarding coronavirus supplemental funding, recipients must comply with this guidance, as applicable. For more information, see the HHS Frequently Asked Questionsexternal icon about laboratory data reporting.
In 2019, CDC provided expanded authority for carryover to some awards, allowing recipients to spend unobligated funds in a following budget period for any approved cost that falls within the scope and objectives of a project. For more information about expanded authority, please refer to the Expanded Authority for Carryover Fact Sheet. To determine if expanded authority for carryover has been granted for an award, refer to your NoA document for the special terms and conditions .