Publication Date: June 30, 2009
Posted Date: June 30, 2009
Subject: Student Assistance General Provisions; Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program; Federal Pell Grant Program; Academic Competitiveness Grant Program and National Science and Mathematics Access To Retain Talent Grant Program
FR Type: Notice
[Federal Register: June 30, 2009 (Volume 74, Number 124)]
[Rules and Regulations]
From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
34 CFR Parts 668, 686, 690, and 691
[Docket ID ED-2009-OPE-0001]
Student Assistance General Provisions; Teacher Education
Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program;
Federal Pell Grant Program; Academic Competitiveness Grant Program and
National Science and Mathematics Access To Retain Talent Grant Program
AGENCY: Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education.
ACTION: Interim final rule; correction.
SUMMARY: The Department of Education is correcting an interim final
regulation that was published in the Federal Register on May 1, 2009.
These interim final regulations implemented provisions of the Higher
Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Ensuring Continued
Access to Student Loans Act of 2008 (ECASLA) and the Higher Education
Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), related to the Academic Competitiveness
Grant (ACG) and National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain
Talent Grant (National SMART Grant) Programs.
DATES: Effective July 1, 2009.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sophia McArdle, Office of
Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education, 1990 K Street,
NW., Room 8019, Washington, DC 20006-8544. Telephone: (202) 219-7078.
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Delegation of Authority: The Secretary of Education has delegated
authority to Daniel T. Madzelan, Director, Forecasting and Policy
Analysis for the Office of Postsecondary Education, to perform the
functions of the Assistant Secretary for Postsecondary Education.
In FR Doc. E9-10094, appearing on page 20210 in the Federal Register on
May 1, 2009, the following corrections are made:
Sec. 691.63 [Corrected]
1. On page 20224, in the second column, in Sec. 691.63, in amendment
19, instruction G is corrected to read as follows: ``Revising paragraph
2. On page 20224, in the second column, the regulatory text of Sec.
691.63 is corrected by setting out the revised paragraph (c)(3) as
Sec. 691.63 Calculation of a grant for a payment period.
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(c) * * *
(3) Multiplying his or her ACG or National SMART Grant annual award
determined under paragraph (c)(2) of this section by the following
fraction as applicable: or
In a program using semesters or trimesters--
[GRAPHIC] [TIFF OMITTED] TR30JN09.006
In a program using quarters--
[GRAPHIC] [TIFF OMITTED] TR30JN09.007
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Dated: June 24, 2009.
Daniel T. Madzelan,
Director, Forecasting and Policy Analysis.
[FR Doc. E9-15369 Filed 6-29-09; 8:45 am]
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