Scheme Nickname: 
Program fraud civil penalties

Formal administrative proceedings to impose civil penalties under the Program Fraud Civil Remedies Act. (22 CFR Part 35)

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeSub-Agency/Bureau/Division:Are administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
Office of the Secretary
Yes (All Types of Cases)
Appeal Level 1
Office of the Secretary of State
Comments/Notes on Adjudication Structure: 
The Department of State does not currently employ any ALJs, so they would need to be "borrowed" on a reimbursable basis from another agency, typically through an interagency agreement.
Types of Adjudication: 
Type A
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: