DOVAPFCR0007

Scheme Nickname: 
Program Fraud Civil Remedies

This scheme covers formal APA-style hearings presided over by VA ALJs (and the Secretary, in the event of an appeal) by which civil penalties and assessments may be imposed upon persons who make, submit, or present, or cause to be made, submitted, or presented, false, fictitious, or fraudulent claims or written statements to authorities or to their agents.

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeAre administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
Yes (All Types of Cases)
Appeal Level 1
No
Types of Adjudication: 
Type A
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: 
Yes