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This resource is being maintained for historical purposes only and is not currently applicable.

Written Policies

AwardYear: 1996-1997
ChapterNumber: 6
ChapterTitle: Required Policies and Procedures
Section: Written Policies

[[34 CFR 668.53]]
This chapter reviews the minimally required verification policies and
procedures your school must have. In addition to what is required,
you should institute any other means you feel necessary to ensure
that verification is completed efficiently and accurately.


You must have written policies on the following verification issues:

- DEADLINES for applicants to submit documentation and
CONSEQUENCES of the failure to meet those deadlines

- METHOD OF NOTIFYING applicants of award changes
resulting from verification

- Required CORRECTION PROCEDURES for applicants

- MEANS OF PUBLICIZING requirements and procedures

- STANDARD PROCEDURES for referring overpayment cases
to ED

Last Modified: 02/02/1998