as amended through January 29, 2013
Title VIII of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965
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SEC. 8012. [20 U.S.C. 7712] FORGIVENESS OF OVERPAYMENTS
- Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Secretary may forgive the obligation of a local educational agency to repay, in whole or in part, the amount of any overpayment received under this title, or under this title's predecessor authorities, if the Secretary determines that the overpayment was made as a result of an error made by-
- the Secretary; or
- the local educational agency and repayment of the full amount of the overpayment will result in an undue financial hardship on the agency and seriously harm the agency's educational program.
Last Modified: 11/07/2013