Department of Education September 24, 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests; Federal Student Aid; Student Assistance General Provisions-Readmission for Servicemembers
Document Number: 2012-23507
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-09-24
Agency: Department of Education
The regulations establish the requirements under which an institution must readmit servicemembers with the same academic status they had at the institution when they last attended before being called to uniformed service.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests; Federal Student Aid; Federal Family Educational Loan Program (FFEL)-Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA)
Document Number: 2012-23484
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-09-24
Agency: Department of Education
Effective August 14, 2008, upon a holder's receipt of a written request from a borrower and a copy of the borrower's military orders, the regulations at 34 CFR 682.202(a)(8) provide that the maximum interest (as defined in 50 U.S.C. 527, App. Section 207(d)) that may be charged on FFEL loans made prior to the borrower entering active duty status is six percent while the borrower is on active duty status.
Notice of Submission for OMB Review; Federal Student Aid; William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program General Forbearance Request
Document Number: 2012-23438
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-09-24
Agency: Department of Education
Borrowers who receive loans through the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program will use this form to request forbearance on their loans when they are willing but unable to make their currently scheduled monthly payment because of temporary financial hardship.
Notice of Proposed Information Collection Requests; Federal Student Aid; William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program Regulations-Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
Document Number: 2012-23437
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-09-24
Agency: Department of Education
Upon a loan holder's receipt of a written request from a borrower and a copy of the borrower's military orders, the regulations at 34 CFR 685.202 provide that the maximum interest rate (as defined in 50 U.S.C. 527, App. Section 207 (d)) that may be charged on Federal Family Education Loan Program loans made prior to the borrower entering active duty status is six percent while the borrower is on active duty status.