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Section 906 CEO Certification

        I, Richard A. Montoni, Chief Executive Officer of MAXIMUS, Inc. ("the Company"), do hereby certify, under the standards set forth in and solely for the purposes of 18 U.S.C. Section 1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that, to my knowledge:

Dated: November 17, 2009   /s/ RICHARD A. MONTONI

Richard A. Montoni
Chief Executive Officer


Section 906 CEO Certification