Scheme Nickname: 
Forfeiture proceedings

This scheme involves forfeiture proceedings that take place within the FCC's Investigations and Hearings Division.

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeAre administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
Yes (All Types of Cases)
Appeal Level 1
Comments/Notes on Adjudication Structure: 
Forfeiture hearings are brought forward by the Investigations and Hearings division and are adjudicated by an administrative law judge. Dissatisfied parties may appeal decisions to the Commission.
Types of Adjudication: 
Type B
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: