Reasonable Payment Law and Legal Definition

According to 6 CFR 9.2 [Title 6 Homeland Security; Chapter i Department of Homeland Security; Office of the Secretary; Part 9 Restrictions upon Lobbying Subpart a; General 6 CFR 9.2] a reasonable payment with respect to professional and other technical services means "a payment in an amount that is consistent with the amount normally paid for such services in the private sector."