Laws, Regulations & Guidance
As an independent corporation created by Congress and charged with distributing government funds, LSC is governed by federal law. Federal law also applies to recipients of LSC grant funds.
The Table of LSC Restrictions and Other Sources of Funding summarizes the major LSC restrictions on LSC funding or non-LSC funding used by LSC grantees
Program Letters provide additional guidance.
Advisory Opinions by the Office of Legal Affairs provide interpretations of the statutes and regulations.
The Grantee Guidance section has additional materials about the rules governing LSC grantees.
LSC also publishes notices in the Federal Register. For notices prior to 1994 please contact LSC.