HIGHER EDUCATION
2009 Negotiated Rulemaking for Higher Education - Team V--General and Non-Loan Programmatic Issues

On October 29, 2009, the Department published in the Federal Register final regulations amending the regulations for Institutional Eligibility Under the Higher Education Act of 1965, the Student Assistance General Provisions, the Federal Work-Study (FWS) Programs, the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program, the Federal Pell Grant Program, and the Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership Program (LEAP) to implement various general and non-loan provisions of the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA) and other recently enacted legislation. These regulations are effective July 1, 2010.

On August 21, 2009, the Department published in the Federal Register a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM). Through this NPRM, the Secretary proposed to implement various general and non-loan provisions that were added to the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA), by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA) by amending the regulations for Institutional Eligibility Under the Higher Education Act of 1965, the Student Assistance General Provisions, the Federal Work-Study (FWS) Programs, the Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program, the Federal Pell Grant Program, and the Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership Program (LEAP).

List of negotiators for the General and Non-Loan Programmatic Issues Team: download files MS Word (42K) | PDF (28K)

Schedule

Session One: March 2-4, 2009

Session Two: April 14-16, 2009

  • Draft Regulatory Language, Including Language on 90/10: download files MS Word (448K) | PDF (679K)
  • Calculation for the Draft 90/10 Regulation: download files MS Excel (46K) | PDF (271K)
  • Draft Regulatory Language for LEAP/GAP Issues: download files MS Word (48K) | PDF (206K)

Session Three: May 11-13, 2009

  • Draft Regulatory Language, Issue Papers: download files MS Word (460K) | PDF (800K)
  • Calculation for the Draft 90/10 Regulation: download files MS Excel (496K) | PDF (272K)
  • Draft Regulatory Language for LEAP/GAP Issues: download files MS Word (76K) | PDF (303K)
  • Draft Crime Definitions: download files MS Word (32K) | PDF (96K)

All meetings were held at the Department of Education, 8th Floor Conference Center, 1990 K Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006.

On December 31, 2008, the Department published a notice in the Federal Register announcing its intent to establish five negotiated rulemaking committees for higher education. This notice summarizes the issues each team will address. See Notice Of Establishment of Negotiated Rulemaking Committees.

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