Department of Education November 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Application for Grants Under the Predominantly Black Institutions Formula Grant Program
Document Number: 2020-26326
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-30
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a reinstatement without change of a previously approved collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and approval; Comment Request; High School and Beyond 2021 (HS&B:21) Base-Year Full-Scale Study Data Collection
Document Number: 2020-26269
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-30
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a change to a currently approved information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and approval; Comment Request; 2020/22 Beginning Postsecondary Students (BPS:20/22) Field Test
Document Number: 2020-26268
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-30
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a reinstatement with change of a previously approved information collection.
Applications for New Awards; Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP)
Document Number: 2020-26112
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-30
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2021 for the Native American Career and Technical Education Program (NACTEP), Assistance Listing number 84.101A. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1830-0542.
Notice of Reporting Process
Document Number: 2020-26108
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-25
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education publishes information on how institutions of higher education may submit to the Secretary of Education a copy of certain final, non-default judgments as required under newly promulgated regulations in the Department's Religious Liberty and Free Inquiry Final Rule, (``Religious Liberty and Free Inquiry Final Rule'' or ``Final Rule''). The Department also publishes information about how a person may report a violation of newly promulgated regulations in the Final Rule that ensure equal treatment of religious student organizations at public institutions of higher education.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS 2021) Main Study Data Collection
Document Number: 2020-25989
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-24
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a change to a currently existing information collection.
Measures and Methods for the National Reporting System for Adult Education; Correction
Document Number: 2020-25934
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-24
Agency: Department of Education
The PRA Coordinator, Strategic Collections and Clearance, Office of the Chief Data Officer, Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development, hereby issues a correction notice as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Applications for New Awards; High School Equivalency Program
Document Number: 2020-25892
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-23
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2021 for the High School Equivalency Program (HEP), Assistance Listing Number 84.141A. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1894-0006.
Applications for New Awards; College Assistance Migrant Program
Document Number: 2020-25891
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-23
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2021 for the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP), Assistance Listing Number 84.149A. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1894-0006.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Experimental Sites Initiative Reporting Tool 2020
Document Number: 2020-25797
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-23
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing revision of a currently approved collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Report of the Randolph-Sheppard Vending Facility Program
Document Number: 2020-25776
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-23
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of a currently approved collection.
Applications for New Awards; Research Networks Focused on Critical Problems of Education Policy and Practice, and Transformative Research in the Education Sciences
Document Number: 2020-25665
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-20
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) is issuing a notice inviting applications for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2021 for the Research Networks Focused on Critical Problems of Education Policy and Practice, and the Transformative Research in the Education Sciences Grant Programs, Assistance Listing Numbers 84.305N and 84.305T. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 4040-0001.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; CARES Act Maintenance of Effort (MOE)
Document Number: 2020-25553
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-19
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension without change of a currently approved collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Measures and Methods for the National Reporting System for Adult Education
Document Number: 2020-25550
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-19
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of a currently approved collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Work Colleges Application and Agreement
Document Number: 2020-25140
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-13
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension without change of a currently approved collection.
The Department's Enforcement Authority for Failure to Adequately Report Under Section 117 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as Amended
Document Number: 2020-23526
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-11-13
Agency: Department of Education
The U.S. Department of Education (Department) issues this interpretation to clarify the Department's enforcement authority for failure to adequately report under section 117 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA).
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Work Colleges Expenditure Report
Document Number: 2020-24992
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-12
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension without change of a currently approved collection.
Evaluating the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program After the 2017 Reauthorization; Correction
Document Number: 2020-24953
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-10
Agency: Department of Education
On November 5, 2020, the U.S. Department of Education published a 60-day comment period notice in the Federal Register with FR DOC# 2020-24608 (Page 70596, First Column, Second Column; Page 70597, First Column) seeking public comment for an information collection entitled, ``Evaluating the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program After the 2017 Reauthorization.'' The docket number is incorrect. The correct docket number is ED-2020-SCC-0173. The PRA Coordinator, Strategic Collections and Clearance, Office of the Chief Data Officer, Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development, hereby issues a correction notice as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Impact Study of Federally-Funded Magnet Schools
Document Number: 2020-24918
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-10
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of a currently approved collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; 21st CCLC 4201(b)(1) Waiver Request
Document Number: 2020-24867
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-10
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension without change of a currently approved collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; National Survey of Charter School Facilities
Document Number: 2020-24854
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-09
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of a currently approved collection.
Applications for New Awards; Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education-Career and Educational Pathways Exploration System Program
Document Number: 2020-24814
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-09
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 Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE) Career and Educational Pathways Exploration System (Career Pathways) Program, Assistance Listing Number 84.116C. This notice relates to the approved information collection under OMB control number 1894-0006.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) Final Performance Report
Document Number: 2020-24798
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-09
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a reinstatement without change of a previously approved collection.
List of Approved “Ability-to-Benefit” (ATB) Tests and Passing Scores
Document Number: 2020-24795
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-09
Agency: Department of Education
This notice provides an update to the list of ATB tests approved by the Secretary.
Direct Grant Programs, State-Administered Formula Grant Programs, Non Discrimination on the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance, Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program, Strengthening Institutions Program, Strengthening Historically Black Colleges and Universities Program, and Strengthening Historically Black Graduate Institutions Program
Document Number: 2020-21962
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-11-06
Agency: Department of Education, Office of the Secretary, Office of Postsecondary Education
In the Federal Register of September 23, 2020, the Department of Education (Department) published a final rule, Direct Grant Programs, State-Administered Formula Grant Programs, Non Discrimination on the Basis of Sex in Education Programs or Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance, Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program, Strengthening Institutions Program, Strengthening Historically Black Colleges and Universities Program, and Strengthening Historically Black Graduate Institutions Program (the Final Rule). This document makes two technical corrections to the Final Rule.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Evaluating the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program After the 2017 Reauthorization
Document Number: 2020-24608
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a new information collection.
Accrediting Agency Currently Undergoing Review During the Period of Recognition by the U.S. Secretary of Education
Document Number: 2020-24595
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Department of Education
This notice provides information to members of the public on submitting written comments for accrediting agencies currently undergoing review during the period of recognition by the U.S. Secretary of Education.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Formula Grant EASIE Electronic Application System for Indian Education
Document Number: 2020-24593
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a revision of a currently approved collection.
Notice of Waiver Granted Under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
Document Number: 2020-24537
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Department of Education
In this notice, we announce a waiver that the U.S. Department of Education (Department) granted, within the last 30 days, under the CARES Act.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Third Party Authorization Form
Document Number: 2020-24493
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-05
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a new information collection.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP) for Disbursing Title IV Aid to Students With Intellectual Disabilities Expenditure Report
Document Number: 2020-24401
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-04
Agency: Department of Education
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension without change of a currently approved collection.
National Assessment Governing Board; Meeting
Document Number: 2020-24335
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-11-03
Agency: Department of Education
This notice sets forth the agenda for a National Assessment Governing Board (hereafter referred to as Governing Board) meeting on November 19 and November 20, 2020. This notice provides information to members of the public who may be interested in attending the meeting or providing written comments related to the work of the Governing Board. Notice of this meeting is required under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA).