Legal Services Corporation 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2014-28095
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-26
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2014-27062
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-14
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Intent To Award-Grant Awards for the Provision of Civil Legal Services to Eligible Low-Income Clients Beginning January 1, 2015
Document Number: 2014-26251
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-05
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) hereby announces its intention to award grants and contracts to provide economical and effective delivery of high quality civil legal services to eligible low-income clients, beginning January 1, 2015.
Private Attorney Involvement
Document Number: 2014-24456
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-10-15
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule updates the Legal Services Corporation (LSC or Corporation) regulation on private attorney involvement (PAI) in the delivery of legal services to eligible clients.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2014-23321
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-30
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-23205
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-29
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-21818
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-11
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-16758
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-15
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-15899
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-07-07
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2014-14667
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-23
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-12905
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-03
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Extension of Comment Period for Proposed Changes to LSC Grant Assurances for Calendar Year 2015 Funding
Document Number: 2014-12460
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-05-29
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (``LSC'') is extending the public comment period for the proposed LSC 2015 Grant Assurances. The extended comment period is applicable only to Grant Assurances 10 and 11. The proposed LSC grant assurances for calendar year 2015 funding, in redline format indicating the proposed changes to the current ``LSC 2014 Grant Assurances,'' are available at http://grants.lsc.gov/sites/ default/files/Grants/ReferenceMaterials/2015-GrantAssurances- Proposed.pdf.
Restrictions on Legal Assistance to Aliens; Corrections
Document Number: 2014-12110
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-05-27
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) published a document in the Federal Register on April 18, 2014, amending LSC rules governing restrictions on legal assistance to aliens. That document failed to include paragraph headings in a section. This document corrects the final regulations by revising the section.
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-11707
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-05-20
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of Proposed Revisions for the LSC Grant Assurances for Calendar Year 2015 Funding
Document Number: 2014-09826
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-30
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (``LSC'') intends to revise the LSC Grant Assurances for calendar year 2015 funding and is soliciting public comment on the proposed changes. The proposed revisions affect Grant Assurances 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, and 16. The proposed LSC grant assurances for calendar year 2015 funding, in redline format indicating the proposed changes to the current ``LSC 2014 Grant Assurances,'' are available at http://grants.lsc.gov/sites/default/files/Grants/ ReferenceMaterials/2015-GrantAssurances-Proposed.pdf.
Restrictions on Legal Assistance to Aliens
Document Number: 2014-08833
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-04-18
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule updates the Legal Services Corporation (LSC or Corporation) regulation on legal assistance to aliens. The rule implements statutory changes regarding aliens eligible for legal assistance from LSC recipients that have been enacted since the pertinent provisions of the existing regulation were last revised in 1997. Additional information is located in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.
Restrictions on Legal Assistance With Respect to Criminal Proceedings
Document Number: 2014-08504
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-04-15
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule updates the Legal Services Corporation (LSC or Corporation) regulation on legal assistance with respect to criminal proceedings. The Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 (TLOA) amended the LSC Act to authorize LSC funds to be used for representation of persons charged with any criminal offense in tribal courts. This proposed rule will bring the regulations into alignment with the amended provisions of the LSC Act. The proposed rule will also revise the conditions under which LSC recipients can accept or decline court appointments to represent defendants in criminal proceedings.
Private Attorney Involvement
Document Number: 2014-08353
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-04-15
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This proposed rule updates the Legal Services Corporation (LSC or Corporation) regulation on private attorney involvement (PAI) in the delivery of legal services to eligible clients.
Notice of Availability of Calendar Year 2015 Competitive Grant Funds
Document Number: 2014-08140
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-11
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the national organization charged with administering Federal funds provided for civil legal services to low-income people. LSC hereby announces the availability of competitive grant funds and is soliciting grant proposals from interested parties who are qualified to provide effective, efficient and high quality civil legal services to eligible clients in the service area(s) of the states and territories identified below. The exact amount of congressionally appropriated funds and the date, terms, and conditions of their availability for calendar year 2015 have not been determined.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2014-07208
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-31
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Restrictions on Legal Assistance to Aliens
Document Number: 2014-05008
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-03-07
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This proposed program letter serves as a companion to 45 CFR part 1626. The proposed program letter should have been published in the Federal Register with the further notice of proposed rulemaking (FNPRM) on February 5, 2014, 79 FR 6859. LSC seeks comments on the proposed program letter. Additional information on the request for comments is located in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2014-03724
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-20
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
Income Level for Individuals Eligible for Assistance
Document Number: 2014-03273
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-02-14
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (Corporation) published a document in the Federal Register on February 5, 2014 (79 FR 6836), revising Corporation rules. The heading for the table in Appendix A to Part 1611 of this document incorrectly lists the information as the Legal Services Corporation 2013 Income Guidelines, rather than the 2014 Income Guidelines. This document corrects the final regulation by revising Appendix A to Part 1611.
Notice and Request for Comments: LSC Merger of Service Areas in Louisiana
Document Number: 2014-02810
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-10
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) intends to merge the two service areas that cover the twelve counties of the south-central region of Louisiana (including Baton Rouge) and the ten counties of the southeastern region of the state (including New Orleans). Grants for these individual service areas have been awarded to Southeast Louisiana Legal Services Corporation (SLLSC) since 2011. For 2014, LSC awarded SLLSC three-year grants for these two service areas. LSC intends to merge the two service areas into one service area and to award one grant for the new combined service area. Doing so will harmonize the grant structure with the current delivery model.
Restrictions on Legal Assistance to Aliens
Document Number: 2014-02394
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-02-05
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
This further notice of proposed rulemaking (FNPRM) proposes modifications to the rule under consideration by the Operations and Regulations Committee (Committee) of the Legal Services Corporation (LSC or Corporation) Board of Directors (Board). The FNPRM revises 45 CFR Part 1626, which governs restrictions on legal assistance to aliens. LSC seeks comments limited to the revisions to Sec. 1626.4(c) and the proposed program letter to replace the Appendix to Part 1626. Additional information on the requests for comments is located in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.
Income Level for Individuals Eligible for Assistance
Document Number: 2014-02299
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-02-05
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions
The Legal Services Corporation (Corporation) is required by law to establish maximum income levels for individuals eligible for legal assistance. This document updates the specified income levels to reflect the annual amendments to the Federal Poverty Guidelines issued by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).
Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2014-01086
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-21
Agency: Legal Services Corporation, Agencies and Commissions