Posted Date: June 13, 2013

Author:  Jeff Baker, Director, Policy Liaison and Implementation, Federal Student Aid

Subject: Notice of Establishment of Negotiated Rulemaking Committee

On June 12, 2013, the Department published a notice in the Federal Register (78 FR 35179) announcing its intent to establish a negotiated rulemaking committee to prepare proposed regulations governing the student loan programs authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended.  The proposed regulations would establish standards for programs that prepare students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.

The notice also requests nominations for individual negotiators to serve on this committee.  The deadline for submission of nominations is July 12, 2013.

We have attached to this Electronic Announcement, a link to the Notice published in the Federal Register.


July 12, 2013 Federal Register Notice in PDF Format


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