Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development
Primary Delegations of Authority
The Secretary has delegated the following authorities to the Assistant Secretary for Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development, subject to certain reservations:
- Authority to perform Departmental-level program and administrative budget functions, and program planning and evaluation functions.
- Authority to administer the Department’s responsibilities under the Family Education Rights and Privacy Rights, as amended (20 U.S.C. 1232g), the Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment, as amended (20 U.S.C. 1232h), and the Armed Forces Recruiter Access to Student and Student Recruiting Information (title IX, Part E, Sec. 9528 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended).
The Secretary had also delegated to all Principal Officers general administrative authorities subject to specified reservations.