Department of Education August 7, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance; Meeting
Document Number: 2013-19085
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-07
Agency: Department of Education
This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a forthcoming open teleconference meeting of the Advisory Committee on Student Financial Assistance. This notice also describes the functions of the Advisory Committee. Notice of this meeting is required under Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. This document is intended to notify the general public of their opportunity to attend. Date and Time: Thursday, August 29, 2013, beginning at 4:00 p.m. and ending at approximately 4:30 p.m. (EDT).
Student Assistance General Provisions
Document Number: 2013-19071
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-08-07
Agency: Department of Education
The Secretary amends the Student Assistance General Provisions regulations governing participation in the student financial assistance programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (Title IV, HEA programs). The amended regulations implement the Office of Hearings & Appeals (OHA) Electronic Filing System, which provides a Web-based interface for the submission of documents in administrative litigation involving enforcement and compliance with requirements of Title IV, HEA programs. The OHA Electronic Filing System (OES) permits documents to be submitted electronically in an Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) directly to OHA through standard Web-based screens and prompts.
Notice Inviting Publishers To Submit Tests for a Determination of Suitability for Use in the National Reporting System for Adult Education
Document Number: 2013-19070
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-07
Agency: Department of Education
The Secretary of Education (1) invites publishers to submit tests for review and approval for use in the National Reporting System for Adult Education (NRS); and (2) announces the date by which publishers must submit these tests.