Department of Education: General and Non-Loan Programmatic Issues
GAO-10-238R: Nov 17, 2009
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed Department of Education (Education)'s final rule on general and non-loan programmatic issues. GAO found that (1) the final regulations amend 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; and that (2) Education complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.