Department of Education October 5, 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 2020-21961
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-05
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of a previously approved information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; EDGAR Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements
Document Number: 2020-21920
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-05
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of a previously approved information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request;
Document Number: 2020-21916
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-05
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of a previously approved information collection.
Applications for New Awards; Centers of Excellence for Veteran Student Success Program
Document Number: 2020-21886
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-10-05
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2020 for the Centers of Excellence for Veteran Student Success (CEVSS) Program, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.116G. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1894-0006.
Definitions and Selection Criteria That Apply to Direct Grant Programs
Document Number: 2020-21745
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-10-05
Agency: Department of Education
The Secretary is issuing this rule in order to update the versions of the What Works Clearinghouse Standards Handbook and What Works Clearinghouse Procedures Handbook incorporated by reference into the Department's applicable regulations.
Rulemaking and Guidance Procedures
Document Number: 2020-20799
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-10-05
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) issues these interim final regulations to codify procedures relating to the issuance of rulemaking and guidance documents. These regulations implement an Executive order entitled ``Promoting the Rule of Law Through Improved Agency Guidance Documents,'' issued on Oct. 9, 2019, whose central principles are transparency and the presumption that guidance documents only clarify existing legal obligations and may not become a vehicle for implementing new, binding requirements on stakeholders or the public. In addition, these, these regulations outline how the Department will develop rules and the circumstances under which it will do so.