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Legislative Resource Center
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Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby

LOBBYING REGISTRATION

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 4)

Check One: New Registrant New Client for Existing Registrant Amendment

1. Effective Date of Registration
05/01/2014
2. House Identification
 39700
Senate Identification
 323557

REGISTRANT Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual

3. RegistrantOrganization
Sabiston Consultants, LLC
Address
501 Basin Street Suite F
Address2
 
City
New Orleans
State
LA
Zip
70112
Country
USA
4. Principal place of business (if different than line 3)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
5. Contact name and telephone number International Number
Contact
 Ms. Norma Jane Sabiston
Telephone
 5042932612
E-mail
 sabistonconsultants2@gmail.com
6. General description of registrant’s business or activities
 Public Affairs and Political Consulting

CLIENT A Lobbying Firm is required to file a separate registration for each client. Organizations employing in-house lobbyists should check the box labeled “Self” and proceed to line 10. Self

7. Client name
 Tidal Basin
Address
 300 N. Washington Street, Suite 505
City
 Alexandria
State
 VA
Zip
 22314
Country
 USA
8. Principal place of business (if different than line 7)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
9. General description of client’s business or activities
 Leading firm of integrated pre/post-emergency and disaster management consulting services

LOBBYISTS

10. Name of each individual who has acted or is expected to act as a lobbyist for the client identified on line 7. If any person listed in this section has served as a “covered executive branch official” or “covered legislative branch official” within twenty years of first acting as a lobbyist for the client, state the executive and/or legislative position(s) in which the person served.

Name  Covered Official Position (if applicable)
First
Last
Suffix
 Norma Jane Sabiston  US Senator Mary Landrieu (LA) - Chief of Staff
 Sabiston Positions Continued  US Senator John Breaux (LA) - State Director
 Sabiston Positions  Continued  US Senator John Breaux (LA) - Director of Scheduling
 Lauren Jardell  US Senator Mary Landrieu (LA) - Projects Coordinator

LOBBYING ISSUES

11. General lobbying issue areas (Select all applicable codes).

 DIS
 HOM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12. Specific lobbying issues (current and anticipated)

FEMA public assistance grants issues. FEMA payment/cost share issues. FEMA PA 9525.9 policy on Direct Administrative Cost


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

13. Is there an entity other than the client that contributes more than $5,000 to the lobbying activities of the registrant in a quarterly period and either actively participates in and/or in whole or in major part supervises, plans, or controls the registrant’s lobbying activities?

No --> Go to line 14. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then proceed to line 14.

Internet Address:
 
NameAddressPrincipal Place of Business
Street
CityState/ProvinceZip CodeCountry

FOREIGN ENTITIES

14. Is there any foreign entity

a) holds at least 20% equitable ownership in the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

b) directly or indirectly, in whole or in major part, plans, supervises, controls, directs, finances or subsidizes activities of the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

c) is an affiliate of the client or any organization identified on line 13 and has a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activity?

No --> Sign and date the registration.Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then sign the registration.

AddressOwnership
NameStreetPrincipal place of businessAmount of contribution
CityState/ProvinceCountry
(city and state or country)for lobbying activities

Signature
Digitally Signed By: Norma Jane Sabiston
Date
07/13/2014