Final Rule: General and Non-Loan Programmatic Issues

Federal Register: October 29, 2009
Volume 74, Number 208
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 55901-55969]
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[Docket ID ED-2009-OPE-0005]
34 CFR Parts 600, 668, 675, 686, 690, and 692
RIN 1840-AC99
General and Non-Loan Programmatic Issues
AGENCY: Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education. 
ACTION: Final regulations.
SUMMARY: The Secretary amends 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.

DATES: Effective Date: These regulations are effective July 1, 2010.
Implementation date: The Secretary has determined, in accordance with section 482(c)(2)(A) of the HEA, that institutions may, at their discretion, choose to implement the new and amended provisions of §§ 600.32(d), 668.28, 668.23(d)(4), 668.43, 675.16, 675.18(g), 675.18(i), 686.41, and 686.42 on or after November 1, 2009. For further information, see the section entitled Implementation Date of These Regulations in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this preamble.


Publication Date: 10/29/2009

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