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Subject: Negotiator Nominations and Schedule of Committee Meetings-Borrower Defenses

Publication Date: October 20, 2015

Posted Date: October 20, 2015

Subject: Negotiator Nominations and Schedule of Committee Meetings-Borrower Defenses

FR Type: Notice


[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 202 (Tuesday, October 20, 2015)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Pages 63478-63480]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-26626]

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DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

34 CFR Chapter VI

[Docket ID ED-2015-OPE-0103]

Negotiated Rulemaking Committee; Negotiator Nominations and 
Schedule of Committee Meetings--Borrower Defenses

AGENCY: Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education.

ACTION: Intent to establish negotiated rulemaking committee.

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SUMMARY: We announce our intention to establish a negotiated rulemaking 
committee to prepare proposed regulations for the Federal Student Aid 
programs authorized under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, 
as amended (HEA). The committee will include representatives of 
organizations or groups with interests that are significantly affected 
by the topics proposed for negotiations. We request nominations for 
individual negotiators who represent key stakeholder constituencies for 
the issues to be negotiated to serve on the committee, and we set a 
schedule for committee meetings.

DATES: We must receive your nominations for negotiators to serve on the 
committee on or before November 19, 2015. The dates, times, and 
locations of the committee meetings are set out in the Schedule for 
Negotiations section in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section.

ADDRESSES: Please send your nominations for negotiators to Wendy 
Macias, U.S. Department of Education, 1990 K Street NW., Room 8013, 
Washington, DC 20006. Telephone: (202) 502-7526 or by email: 
Wendy.Macias@ed.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information about the content of 
this notice, including information about the negotiated rulemaking 
process or the nomination submission process, contact: Wendy Macias, 
U.S. Department of Education, 1990 K Street NW., Room 8013, Washington, 
DC 20006. Telephone: (202) 502-7526 or by email: Wendy.Macias@ed.gov.
    For information about negotiated rulemaking in general, see The 
Negotiated Rulemaking Process for Title IV Regulations, Frequently 
Asked Questions at www2.ed.gov/policy/highered/reg/hearulemaking/hea08/neg-reg-faq.html.
    If you use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) or text 
telephone (TTY), call the Federal Relay Service (FRS) toll free at 1-
800-877-8339.
 


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